August 11, 2011
ALAN JACKSON TO PERFORM A FREE SHOW IN THE CITY THAT DEMANDS IT THE MOST
San Diego – Country music superstar Alan Jackson is working with Eventful to give country music fans the opportunity to Demand that their city host a free concert in celebration of his new studio album to be released this fall on EMI Records Nashville/ACR (Alan’s Country Records). “Long Way To Go” is the first single from Jackson’s new album and is currently available digitally.
Jackson is empowering his fans to determine which city will get a free show. Fans have until October 10 to cast a vote for their city. Participants can also spread the word across Facebook, Twitter, and other platforms by inviting their friends to Demand the event in their city as well. The city with the most Demands will host the exclusive free show.
Alan Jackson is one of the most successful and respected singer-songwriters in music. He’s sold nearly 60-million albums worldwide, topped the country singles charts 35 times, and scored more than 50 Top-10 hits. He’s a 17-time winner at the ACM Awards and a 16-time CMA Award recipient, a tally that includes three CMA Entertainer of the Year honors. Jackson is also a two-time Grammy-honored artist, whose songwriting has earned him the prestigious ASCAP Founders Award. He’s known for music that celebrates the common man (“Where I Come From”) and speaks to generations (“Drive [For Daddy Gene]”) and for our nation (“Where Were You [When the World Stopped Turning]”).
Eventful’s Demand it!™ service is used by over 100,000 performers who engage with millions of their fans to find out where they are in demand, and then utilize this essential data to optimize future tour routing and make informed decisions about where to appear. Demand it!™ empowers music fans to influence the location and content of local entertainment and events and helps artists fill the house in target markets, bridging the gap between social media and commerce.
Posted by at August 11, 2011 04:42 PM