GRAMMY Award-Winning Band Kings of Leon Kick Off 2017 U.S. Tour at The Theater at MGM National Harbor Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017
Tickets on Sale to the Public Friday, Oct. 21 at Noon EDT
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. (October 14, 2016) – Multi-platinum selling rock band Kings of Leon announced today it will kick off the first leg of its 2017 U.S. tour at The Theater at MGM National Harbor. The GRAMMY Award-winning group will take the stage at the new 3,000 seat entertainment venue Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017 at 8 p.m. MGM National Harbor will open Thursday, Dec. 8.
About MGM National Harbor
The Theater at MGM National Harbor will provide fans the chance to watch the world’s best entertainment acts perform in an intimate setting. Whether experiencing dinner and a show, staying in a luxury suite or eating at a fine dining restaurant by some of the country’s top chefs, MGM National Harbor guests will have the opportunity to enjoy a variety of amenities at the $1.4 billion resort and casino.
Tickets for Kings of Leon range from $69.50 to $125, including applicable service charges, and go on sale Friday, Oct. 21 at noon EDT. Tickets can be purchased online at mgmnationalharbor.com or ticketmaster.com. For more show and ticket information, visit mgmnationalharbor.com.
Members of the Kings of Leon Fan Club will have access to pre-sale tickets beginning Tuesday, Oct. 18 at 10 a.m. EDT. An exclusive pre-sale for Citi cardholders begins Wednesday, Oct. 19 at 10 a.m. EDT and a Live Nation and Ticketmaster pre-sale begins Thursday, Oct. 20 at 10 a.m. EDT.
M Life Rewards members will receive access to a pre-sale beginning Thursday, Oct. 20 at 10 a.m. EDT. To join the program or for more information, visit mlife.com.
Kings of Leon released its highly anticipated seventh studio album Walls today, Friday, Oct. 14, on RCA Records. The album has already found critical acclaim with The New York Times calling it “timeless,” Rolling Stone saying it’s “Kings of Leon at their best” and Q Magazine calling the album “goosebump inducing” and “worth holding your breath for.”
Since their debut in 2003, Kings of Leon members Caleb (guitar/vocals), Nathan (drums), Jared (bass) and Matthew Followill (guitar) have released six albums (Youth & Young Manhood – 2003; Aha Shake Heartbreak –2004; Because of the Times – 2007; Only by the Night – 2008; Come Around Sundown – 2010; and Mechanical Bull – 2013). They have sold more than 18 million albums and over 24 million singles worldwide. The band has had five singles chart on the Billboard Hot 100 and all six of its studio albums have appeared on Billboard’s Top 200 list with two singles reaching No. 1 on Modern Rock radio.
Additionally, Kings of Leon have had seven GRAMMY nominations – four resulting in wins, three NME Awards, two Brit Awards and one Juno Award. They have toured all over the world, playing at top venues and headlining major festivals such as Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza, Austin City Limits and Glastonbury.
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For more information, visit kingsofleon.com.
The newest addition to the MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) portfolio, MGM National Harbor's unrivaled setting offers stunning panoramic views of the eastern shore of the Potomac River in Maryland. The $1.4 billion resort sits a short distance from Washington, D.C. to the north and historic sites, including George Washington's Mount Vernon estate across the river in Virginia. The 24-story, 308-room resort will feature premier amenities and experiences for locals as well as visitors from around the world including a dynamic casino with over 125,000 square feet of space that includes slots, table games and poker; a world-class spa and salon; an entertainment theater with flexible seating for up to 3,000; high-end branded retail; 53,000 square feet of meeting space; and restaurants from renowned local, national and international chefs. MGM National Harbor is slated to December 8, 2016.
About Live Nation
Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world’s leading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, Live Nation Media & Sponsorship and Artist Nation Management. For additional information, visit www.livenationentertainment.com.
About Citi Private Pass
Citi offers Citi credit and debit cardmembers access to tickets to thousands of live events annually through Citi® Private Pass®, the bank's entertainment access program. In 2015, Citi offered cardmembers access to more than 4,000 music events and worked with more than 1,400 artists ranging from preferred tickets and early access to concert tickets, to curated special events and VIP experiences. For more information, visit www.citiprivatepass.com or @citiprivatepass on Twitter.
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