A Little Travelin’ Music

Jewel, Janelle Monáe, Jason Mraz, Katie Melua, Capital Cities, Kellie Pickler, Leona Lewis, Mayer Hawthorne and others are collaborating with Starwood Hotels & Resorts to deliver intimate performances to guests.

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iHeartRadio Theater, New York City

The third annual music series comes to you via a partnering between Starwood’s Preferred Guest (SPG) program and Live Nation.  Kicking off June 5, the “Hear The Music, See The World” series will present performances in Munich, New York, Buenos Aries and other locations.

SPG members can redeem points for seats in the audience. The series also offers artist VIP meet-and-greets which are available for bidding starting at 5,000 Starpoints.

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Zac Brown's Southern Ground Music & Food Festival, Blackbaud Stadium, Charleston, S.C.

But wait, there’s more.  Beginning today you can bid Starpoints to snag enhanced artist experience packages, such as a private music session with Christina Perri or an “Almost Famous”experience with Jewel that includes backstage access, a private interview and other things you’ll brag to your friends about.

Here’s the schedule:

June 5 – Mayer Hawthorne @ Element Vaughan Southwest, Toronto, Ontario
June 19 – Janelle Monáe @ The St. Regis New York, New York, N.Y.
July 28 – Jason Mraz @ The Westin Grand Munich, Munich, Germany
Aug. 15 – Leona Lewis @ Aloft Kuala Lump0ur Sentral, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Aug. 23 – Kellie Pickler @ Four Points By Sheraton Nashville, Nashville, Tenn.
Sept. 25 – Jewel @ The U.S. Grant,  A Luxury Collection Hotel, San Diego, Calif.
Nov. 15 – Katie Melua @ Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Center, Dubai, UAE
Dec. 4 – Capital Cities @ Sheraton Buenos Aires Hotel & Convention Center, Buenos Aries,

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Dover Downs Hotel & Casino, Dover, Del.

Not an SPG member? Your first step involves downloading the app.  Click here for everything you need to know.