Gig Of The Week: Hard Rock Calling
WHO: Hard Rock Calling
WHERE: London Hyde Park
WHEN: Friday, June 24 – Sunday, June 26
Now in its sixth year, Hard Rock Calling (which was originally called Hyde Park Calling) is firmly established as one of the premier musical events of any summer, This year the artists include the following talents:
FRIDAY, JUNE 24
The main stage will be headlined by The Killers, with The Kills topping the bill on the Pepsi Max Stage.
SATURDAY, JUNE 25
Bon Jovi are the headliners on the man stage, with special guest Ray Davies. Vintage Trouble open the bill. Imelda May is the big attraction on the Pepsi Max Stage, with Red White & Blues one of six acts on the Bandstand Stage.
SUNDAY, JUNE 26
Rod Stewart will close the festival on the main stage, with Stevie Nicks and Train also due to appear. Mike And The Mechanics are on the Pepsi Max Stage, and US folkies Vetiver are one of five talents on the Bandstand Stage.
The show starts at 4pm on the first day and at 1.45pm on the other two. The last act will finish at about 10.30pm on all three days.
From Monday, June 20 to Thursday, 23, the Hard Rock team will be stationed at different locations around central London, handing out Hard Rock Calling 2011 VIP tickets, money-can’t-buy backstage tours, Absolute Radio digital radios, Vodafone phones, Hard Rock merchandise, and many more items.
Hard Rock will be dropping location clues and checking in on Twitter and Foursquare. It’s all part of the 40th anniversary celebrations for the Hard Rock.
And the first person at each location who says, “I follow Hard Rock” will win Friday, Saturday, or Sunday Hard Rock Calling 2011 VIP tickets.
To get more information, go to www.hardrock.com/findus
Find out more at http://www.hardrockcalling.co.uk/