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Contest: Win Tix & Meet & Greet Passes To See Taking Back Sunday at The Casino Ballroom in Hampton Beach, NH on July 19th!

June 16, 2011 by  
Filed under Contests, Daily Music News

Taking Back Sunday is set to kick off their nationwide headlining tour on June 14, 2011 in Denver, CO. The summer-long run also features Thursday and Colour Revolt.

The tour will hit New England a handful of times including Boston, MA on July 20th at the House of Blues, Wallingford, CT on July 21st at The Dome and Hampton Beach, NH on July 19th at the Casino BallroomWe just so happen to have TWO pairs of tickets and meet & greet passes for the show on July 19th to give away to two of our loyal followers!  A great live show AND you get to meet the band.  NICE!

To enter: 

Send an email to staff@theywillrockyou.com  with subject “Taking Back Sunday”.  Please include your name, email address, phone number and mailing address.  TWO lucky winners will be selected on July 12th.  If you want to double your chances just follow us on Twitter & Facebook and include that in your entry.

The tour will support the release of their new album Taking Back Sunday, due out June 28, 2011. The self-titled release is a return to the band’s original line-up from their 2002 debut Tell All Your Friends:  vocalist Adam Lazzara, guitarist Eddie Reyes and drummer Mark O’Connell have reunited with vocalist/guitarist John Nolan and bass player Shaun Cooper, who departed in 2003.   Tell All Your Friends has sold over one million records worldwide, spawned breakthrough anthem “Cute without the ‘E’ (Cut from the Team) and launched the band as one of the most influential of its generation. 

Not in New England?  Never fear, TBS is probably hitting your city too!  Check out the full  list of tour dates below.  For more information please visit www.takingbacksunday.com
06/14/2011 – The Summit Music Hall – Denver, CO
06/15/2011 – In The Venue – Salt Lake City, UT
06/17/2011 –  Roseland Theater – Portland, OR
06/18/2011 – The Showbox at Market – Seattle, WA
06/19/2011 – Knitting Factory – Spokane , WA
06/21/2011 – Knitting Factory – Reno, NV
06/22/2011 – The Fillmore – San Francisco, CA
06/24/2011 – House Of Blues – San Diego, CA
06/25/2011 – House of Blues – Las Vegas, NV
06/26/2011 – House Of Blues – Los Angeles, CA
06/28/2011 – House Of Blues – Anaheim, CA
06/29/2011 – House Of Blues – Anaheim, CA
07/01/2011 – House of Blues – Los Angeles, CA
07/02/2011 – Marquee Theater – Tempe, AZ
07/03/2011 – Summerfest – Milwaukee, WI
07/04/2011 – House Of Blues – Houston, TX
07/05/2011 – House Of Blues – Dallas, TX
07/08/2011 – House Of Blues – Orlando, FL
07/09/2011 – Revolution – Ft. Lauderdale, FL
07/10/2011 – The Ritz – Tampa, FL
07/12/2011 – House Of Blues – North Myrtle Beach, SC
07/13/2011 – Center Stage – Atlanta, GA
07/14/2011 – The Fillmore – Charlotte, NC
07/15/2011 – Tower Theater – Philadelphia, PA
07/16/2011 – Rams Head Live – Baltimore, MD
07/17/2011 – Best Buy Theater – New York, NY
07/19/2011 – Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom – Hampton Beach, NH
07/20/2011 – House Of Blues – Boston, MA
07/21/2011 – The Dome – Wallingford, CT
07/22/2011 – Kool Haus – Toronto, ON
07/23/2011 – House Of Blues – Cleveland, OH
07/24/2011 – Bogart’s – Cincinnati, OH
07/26/2011 – St. Andrews Hall – Detroit, MI
07/28/2011 – Orbit Room – Grand Rapids, MI
07/29/2011 – Egyptian Room – Indianapolis, IN
07/30/2011 – House Of Blues – Chicago, IL
07/31/2011 – House Of Blues – Chicago, IL

Contest! Hey NYC – Win Tix To See Weezer On Dec. 17 (And Meet The Band Too!)

December 10, 2010 by  
Filed under Contests, Daily Music News

Alright Weezer fans, this one’s for you!  As you all know, the band is out on “The Memories Tour” right now celebrating their classic albums Blue and Pinkerton.  And guess who has four pairs of tickets to give away to YOU, our beloved readers for the December 17th, 2010 show at Roseland Ballroom in NYC?  That’s right, US!  But, wait, there’s MORE!  Not only do we have tickets, but each winner will also win a meet & greet pass to meet the band and an autographed copy of Weezer’s lates album Hurley.  Santa’s coming early!

Here’s How To Enter:

Send an email to staff@theywillrockyou.com with subject “Weezer Contest” and tell us your favorite Weezer Song of all time or your favorite moment in Weezer history.  Please include your name, phone number and email address.

To double your chances follow us on Facebook and/or Twitter and you’ll be entered into the contest twice.

On Wednesday December 15th we’ll pick 4 winners at random and notify them via email.

Not in the NYC area?  Never fear, Weezer and State Farm can hook you up through their Grantin’ Wishes with Weezer contest.  Since Weezer, like State Farm, is all about giving fans what they want, State Farm is asking all Weezer fans this:  “If you could have one wish granted by State Farm & Weezer, what would it be?”  Fans simply have to record and upload a video or write-in their wish to the State Farm Nation Facebook page here: http://on.fb.me/WeezerContest.  You will also find a video featuring Rivers Cuomo and Patrick Wilson introducing the contest on the Facebook page.

Four winners will attend the final concert in Chicago, IL, and will have their wish granted.  Participants may also enter at the NYC concerts at the State Farm/Weezer booth.  Details on tour dates may be found at LiveNation.com here.

***Contest Ends December 15 at noon EST***

Escape The Fate Want To Meet YOU! Pre-Order Their Album For Your Face Time

September 10, 2010 by  
Filed under Daily Music News

Escape The Fate’s new self-titled album comes out on November 2nd and leading up to the release the band is offering fans the chance to meet them.  Pre-order the CD and purchase an exclusive limited edition Escape The Fate T-shirt for $20** at the listed Hot Topic locations to receive a wristband that guarantees the opportunity to take a photo with the band!  Wristband distribution begins 9/10/10 at 10am at locations listed. (Limited space available)

Dates & Locations:

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 23rd AT 4:00PM
HOT TOPIC – FLORIDA MALL
ORLANDO, FL

8001 S Orange Blossom Trail
Orlando, FL 32809
(407) 240-9609

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 25th AT 4:00PM
WASHINGTON DC
HOT TOPIC – FAIR OAKS MALL
11750 Fair Oaks Mall
Fairfax, VA 22033
(703) 359-8671

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 9th AT 4:00PM
CLEVELAND, OH
HOT TOPIC – GREAT LAKES MALL
7850 Mentor Ave.
Mentor, OH 44060
(440) 974-7940

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 10th AT 4:00PM
BUFFALO, NY
HOT TOPIC – WALDEN GALLERIA  
One Walden Galleria
Buffalo, NY 14225
(716) 681-7762

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 22 AT 4:00PM
SEATTLE, WA 
HOT TOPIC – WESTLAKE CENTER
400 Pine St.
Seattle, WA 98101
(206) 624-7471

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 27th AT 4:00PM
LOS ANGELES, CA
HOLLYWOOD & HIGHLAND
6801 Hollywood Blvd.
Hollywood, CA 90028
(323) 462-2590

*Offer valid for HT+1 Members only. Enrollment accepted at time of purchase.

Membership is free with no obligation.

**Deluxe CD/T-Shirt bundle is $25.  T-Shirt SKU 948019, 2X – 948020.

***Limit one wristband and one photo per person. Purchase must be made at specified Hot Topic locations only. Space is  limited. Wristband required for entry to event. Photo opportunity provided solely by Hot Topic. No cameras allowed within Hot Topic locations.