FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE        Get Caught Up in the Heat of the Moment with ‘Rock of Vegas’                       at Fremont...
on September 1. All concerts start at 9 p.m.ROCK CANDY Sticky SweetROCK CANDY Sticky Sweet stage show by Face Productions ...
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  1. 1. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Get Caught Up in the Heat of the Moment with ‘Rock of Vegas’ at Fremont Street Experience Summer Concert Series continues with a Free Show by ASIA featuring John Payne, Saturday, July 7LAS VEGAS, Nev. – June 26, 2012 – Get caught up in the Heat of the Moment at Fremont StreetExperience’s ‘Rock of Vegas’ summer concert series during a free concert by ASIA featuring JohnPayne on Saturday, July 7 at 9 p.m. on the 1st Street Stage. Throughout the weekend, visitors canalso enjoy free entertainment on three stages as the 100-day ‘Rock of Vegas’ summer concert seriestakes over downtown through Labor Day Weekend.ASIA featuring John PayneJohn Payne became the frontman of the supergroup ASIA in 1992 and has released 8 stunning studioalbums, several live albums, a live DVD and toured the world extensively for 14 years with thegroup. ASIA’s legendary sound lives on in ASIA featuring John Payne rocking audiences worldwidewith set lists that include classic ASIA songs such as “Heat of the Moment,” “Only Time Will Tell,”“Don’t Cry,” and “Sole Survivor,” as well as an original EP released by ASIA Featuring John Paynein 2009 entitled “Military Man.”About ‘Rock of Vegas’ Summer Concert Series‘Rock of Vegas’ Summer Concert Series will have something for everyone with three stages activeevery night. Fremont Street Experience’s concert series features free headliner concerts from anexciting lineup of high-voltage rock ‘n’ rollers including legendary singer of Mötley Crüe, VinceNeil, and the ultimate glam metal rocker, Dee Snider, singer of Twisted Sister. ROCK CANDYSticky Sweet, an elaborately staged production show, and Dirty Pairadice, a cover band payinghomage to the hair band era, take the stage five nights a week performing hits of the 1980s. ARENA,an 80s stadium rock tribute band will play Thursdays-Saturdays during the summer. Viva Visionscreen lights up nightly with shows featuring tributes to some of rock’s greatest bands. The rockin’concert series kicks off Memorial Day Weekend continuing through Labor Day Weekend.Free Headliner ConcertsThroughout the summer, Fremont Street Experience will host an exciting lineup of performancesfrom the head-banging masterminds behind some of the most popular rock anthems including: VinceNeil – Legendary Singer of Mötley Crüe on May 26; Dennis DeYoung: The Music of Styx on June 9;Night Ranger on Friday, June 22; ASIA featuring John Payne on July 7; WARRANT & SKIDROW on July 21; BRET MICHAELS “Get Your Rock on Tour 2012” on August 4; SURVIVOR onAugust 18; and DEE SNIDER – Legendary Singer of Twisted Sister with special guest JAC&JILL
  2. 2. on September 1. All concerts start at 9 p.m.ROCK CANDY Sticky SweetROCK CANDY Sticky Sweet stage show by Face Productions will put on a high-voltage performanceas cast members belt out the most beloved and popular songs of the guitar shredding era of the 80sincluding: Quiet Riot’s “Cum On Feel The Noize,” Def Leppard’s “Pour Some Sugar On Me,” BonJovi’s “You Give Love a Bad Name” and many more. With a commanding stage presence and ear-splitting sound, ROCK CANDY is bound to shake audiences all night long with their sticky sweetperformance that guarantees you’ll have “Nothin’ But a Good Time.” ROCK CANDY Sticky Sweetperforms Tuesdays through Sundays from 8-11 p.m. on the 3rd Street Stage.Dirty PairadiceAmidst an electrifying stage setup complete with giant replicas of the famous Gibson Flying Vguitar, Las Vegas’ own Dirty Pairadice performs the guitar-smashing music with uncanny precision.The explosive stage performance created for “Rock of Vegas” is a one-of-a-kind show, coveringsome of the most powerful songs of the era. You won’t want to miss Dirty Pairadice, performingThursdays through Mondays from 8-11 p.m. on the 1st Street Stage.ArenaAn 80s Stadium Rock Tribute Band based in Las Vegas, ARENA has established itself as one of themost sought-after tribute artists, performing hits from the best bands of the big arena rock era,including Journey, Jon Bon Jovi, Guns n’ Roses, AC/DC, Def Leppard, Poison, among others.ARENA performs on the Main Street Stage on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 10 p.m.-2a.m.With all three stages active every night during 100 days of Rock Of Vegas, other featured bandsthroughout the summer will include Rok of Ages, The Reflex, Carol Lyn & Some Guys, Spasmatics,Brazen and Venus Rising (Hair Band Edition).Rockin’ Viva Vision ShowsSeven nights a week Viva Vision showcases custom productions synced to the smash hits of some ofrock’s most legendary bands. The nightly lineup of Viva Vision shows includes the newest VivaVision show “BON JOVI Wanted in Vegas,” which features three songs hand selected by Jon BonJovi, “It’s My Life,” “Who Says You Can’t Go Home” and the band’s signature song, and one ofrock’s most memorable anthems, “Livin’ On A Prayer.” Also on Viva Vision during ‘Rock ofVegas’ will be “KISS Over Vegas” highlighting 1983 “Lick it Up,” “The Doors Strange Days”featuring #1 Billboard Hit Song “Light My Fire,” “A Tribute to Queen,” “Don McLean’s AmericanPie,” and “JVH’s Signs of Life.”For complete information on the headliner concerts and nightly entertainment, to plan an awesome experience that will rock your world. You can alsobecome a Facebook fan of Fremont Street Experience to get the latest insight and buzz about ‘Rockof Vegas.’About Fremont Street ExperienceFremont Street Experience is a five-block entertainment complex located in historic downtown Las
  3. 3. Vegas. Fremont Street Experience features Viva Vision, the world’s largest video screen which is1,500 feet long, 90 feet wide and suspended 90 feet above the urban pedestrian mall. Viva Visionfeatures nightly spectacular light and sounds shows with 12.5 million LED lights and a 550,000-watt sound system. Fremont Street Experience is a one-of-a-kind venue which includes free nightlyconcerts and entertainment on three stages. With direct pedestrian access to 10 casinos, more than60 restaurants and specialty retail kiosks, Fremont Street Experience attracts over 17 millionannual visitors. Fremont Street Experience can be found online at ### MEDIA CONTACT: Rachel Diehl/Mindy Eras Preferred Public Relations 702-254-5704