National Concert Day Kicks Off Season

Live Nation celebrates its second annual National Concert Day with a media event in New York City with performances by Dierks Bentley, Wiz Khalifa, Joan Jett And The Blackhearts, and Cheap Trick.

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Ford Field, Detroit, Mich.

The unofficial holiday, sponsored by Citi and Pringles, takes place May 3 at Irving Plaza in New York City. Today Show’s Hoda Kotb hosts the celebration. Awolnation will play an exclusive after show. Fans can catch the live stream on Yahoo.

But we’re just getting started. Special guest appearances include Nick Jonas, Awolnation, Goo Goo DollsCorey Taylor & Shawn “Clown” Crahan of Slipknot, Simon Kirke of Bad Company, Rome from Sublime with Rome, Jared Watson & Dustin Bushnell of Dirty HeadsAndrew McMahon In The Wilderness and Chris Carrabba of Dashboard Confessional.

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Legacy Arena At The BJCC, Birmingham, Ala.

To further the festivities Live Nation is launching the Kickoff to Summer Sale May 13-20 offering fans $20 tickets and Pringles Summer Jam deals four tickets for the price of three.

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