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Milwaukee Summerfest, Wisconsin 2012ZAC BROWN BAND TO HEADLINE MARCUS AMPHITHEATER DURING SUMMERFEST 2012

Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. officials are excited to announce the third major performer slated for Summerfest 2012. Zac Brown Band will headline the Marcus Amphitheater on Thursday, July 5th.

Zac Brown Band has risen to fame over the past few years recording four studio albums and charting eight Number One singles including “Chicken Fried”, “Toes”, “Free” and “Keep Me In Mind” among others. The band also recently earned four Grammy nominations, including Best Country Album for You Get What You Give and five CMA Awards nominations, including Entertainer of the Year. Previous honors and accolades include their 2010 Grammy win for Best New Artist, 2010 CMA win for Best New Artist, 2009 Academy of Country Music Awards win for Top New Vocal Group and the 2009 Breakthrough Video of the Year from CMT and USA Weekend for “Chicken Fried.”  Fans flock to the band’s dynamic live shows and while loyal country fans show up in droves, the band also appeals to lovers of bluegrass, jam bands, reggae and seemingly everyone in between.

Tickets go on sale Saturday, February 4th at 10:00 am and include Summerfest admission

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Milwaukee Summerfest, WisconsinNEIL DIAMOND TO HEADLINE THE MARCUS AMPHITHEATER DURING SUMMERFEST 2012

Rock and Pop Icon Neil Diamond, a 2011 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductee and 2011 Kennedy Center Honoree, will take his greatest hits on the road on a much-anticipated North American tour kicking off in June. The 2012 tour will feature all of Neil Diamond’s classic favorites.

In addition, Columbia Records and Legacy Recordings recently announced that he will release The Very Best of Neil Diamond – The Original Studio Recordings on December 6th. The album will feature 23 of the most popular hits and signature tracks from America’s quintessential singer-songwriter. This is the first Neil Diamond collection to draw from the artist’s complete studio discography and includes tracks such as “Forever In Blue Jeans,” “Cherry, Cherry,” “Sweet Caroline,” “I’m A Believer,” “Girl, You’ll Be A Woman Soon, ” “You Don’t Bring Me Flowers,” “Red, Red Wine,” “America” and many more.

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Milwaukee Summerfest, WisconsinBRITNEY SPEARS TO HEADLINE MARCUS AMPHITHEATER @ SUMMERFEST!

Summerfest organizers are excited to announce the tenth headliner slated for Summerfest 2011 will be BRITNEY SPEARS!  She will hardline the Marcus Amphitheater on Saturday, July 9th along with special guest, Nicki Minaj.

The show will be part of the highly anticipated “Femme Fatale” tour that comes in support of her most recent release Femme Fatale which includes the hit singles “Till the World Ends” and “Hold It Against Me”. Femme Fatale debuted at Number One on the Billboard 200, making Spears the only female artist ever to have six number one debut albums, and have seven albums debut in the top two spots.

Joining Spears on tour is hip hop recording artist, Nicki Minaj, who’s debut studio album, Pink Friday became a commercial success and was certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) a month after its release. Her single “Your Love” reached Number One on the Billboard Hot Rap Songs chart, making Minaj the first female artist to top the chart unaccompanied since 2002. 

The ladies will also be joined by Jessie and the Toy Boys and Nervo, on the all-female lineup.

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Milwaukee Summerfest, WisconsinSUMMERFEST ANNOUNCES ACTS FOR MILLER LITE ROCK STAGE

The Summerfest Rock Stage with Miller Lite will feature a great mix of rock music performances from a variety of artists.

The stage will showcase the following headlining performers:
June 29 – 10:00 pm – Saving Abel / June 30 – 8:00 pm – Blackberry Smoke / June 30 – 10:00 pm – Jackyl / July 1 – 8:00 pm – Civil Twilight / July 1 – 10:00 pm – Red Jumpsuit Apparatus / July 2 – 10:00 pm – Hinder / July 3 – 8:00 pm – Urge Overkill / July 3 – 10:00 pm – Fuel  / July 5 – 10:00 pm – My Darkest Days  / July 6 – 10:00 pm – Sick Puppies / July 7 – 8:00 pm – Pop Evil / July 7 – 10:00 pm – Finger Eleven  / July 8 – 10:00 pm – Sevendust  / July 9 – 10:00 pm – Buckcherry  / July 10 – 8:00 pm – Ten Years / July 10 – 10:00 pm – Hollywood Undead

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Milwaukee Summerfest, WisconsinSIXTH LIST OF HEADLINING NAMES REVEALED FOR MILWAUKEE SUMMERFEST

Summerfest officials announced the sixth list of stage headlining entertainment for Summerfest 2011 at the Harley-Davidson Roadhouse Headliner Release Party last night.  The Harley-Davidson Roadhouse with Miller Genuine Draft will once again bring a diverse mix of performers to Summerfest.

The stage will feature the following headliners:
June 29 – 10:00 pm – Buddy Guy / June 30 – 10:00 pm – Owl City / July 1 – 8:00 pm – Los Lonely Boys / July 1 – 10:00 pm – Los Lobos / July 2 – 10:00 pm – Stephen Marley / July 3 – 10:00 pm – Ben Harper / July 5 – 10:00 pm – Wiz Khalifa  / July 6 – 9:30 pm – Morris Day and the Time / July 7 – 8:00 pm – Old 97’s / July 7 – 10:00 pm – G. Love & Special Sauce  / July 8 – 5:00 pm – Gaelic Storm / July 8 – 10:00 pm – Dropkick Murphys  / July 9 – 10:00 pm – The Flaming Lips  / July 10 – 9:30 pm – Grupo Niche

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Milwaukee Summerfest, WisconsinSUMMERFST ANNOUNCES THE FIFTH LIST OF HEADLINERS

Summerfest officials announced the fifth list of stage headlining entertainment for Summerfest 2011 at the U.S. Cellular® Connection Stage Headliner Release Party tonight. The U.S. Cellular® Connection Stage with Leinenkugel’s and FM 102/1 will once again prove to be a primary attraction for new and alternative music as well as interactive entertainment technology.

The U.S. Cellular® Connection Stage with Leinenkugel’s and FM 102/1 will feature the following headlining performers:

Jack’s Mannequin, Neon Trees, Panic! At The Disco, Anberlin, The Airborne Toxic Event, Young The Giant, Switchfoot, Tonic, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Middle Class Rut, Crash Kings, Meat Puppets, Alkaline Trio, AWOLNATION, The Bravery

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Milwaukee Summerfest, WisconsinFourth list of stage headliners announced for the Potawatomi Bingo Casino Stage
Summerfest officials announced the fourth list of stage headlining entertainment for Summerfest 2011 at the Potawatomi Bingo Casino Stage & Pavilion Headliner Release Party yesterday.

The Potawatomi Bingo Casino Stage & Pavilion with Miller High Life and 88Nine RadioMilwaukee will feature the following headlining performers:

June 29 | 10:00 pm | Max Weinberg Experience / June 30 | 10:00 pm | Wanda Jackson / July 1 | 10:00 pm | Taj Mahal / July 2 | 10:00 pm | Cowboy Mouth / July 3 | 10:00 pm | Don Felder / July 5 | 9:30 pm | Indigenous / July 6 | 10:00 pm | The Spinners / July 7 | 10:00 pm | Yonder Mountain String Band / July 8 | 10:00 pm | Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings / July 9 | 10:00 pm | De La Soul / July 10 | 9:30 pm | Todd Rundgren

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Milwaukee Summerfest, WisconsinSUMMERFEST ANNOUNCES MORE HEADLNERS FOR 2011

Summerfest officials announced the third list of stage headlining entertainment for Summerfest 2011 at the M&I Classic Rock Stage Headliner Release Party yesterday.

The M&I Classic Rock Stage with Miller Lite and 96.5 WKLH is located at the south end of Henry Maier Festival Park and will feature the following headlining performers:

June 29 – 10:00 pm – Hall and Oates
June 30 – 9:00 pm – REO Speedwagon
July 1 – 10:00 pm – Styx
July 2 – 10:00 pm – Loretta Lynn
July 3 – 9:00 pm – Blue Oyster Cult
July 5 – 9:00 pm – Cinderella
July 6 – 9:00 pm – Peter Frampton
July 7 – 9:00 pm – Kansas
July 8 – 10:00 pm – Leon Russell
July 9 – 10:00 pm – TBA
July 10 – 9:00 pm – Toots and the Maytals

The headliner for July 9 will be announced in the near future.

If you want to check out the next launch party then here’s the details: The next Headliner Release Party for the Potawatomi Bingo Casino Stage & Pavilion will be held Thursday, April 21 from 5:00 – 7:00 PM in the Northern Lights Theater at Potawatomi Bingo Casino, 1721 W. Canal Street, Milwaukee.

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