12th Annual Kihncert to Feature Headliner Bret Michaels of
San Francisco Bay Area, October 9, 2013 - Greg Kihn is proud to announce the 12th Annual Kihncert, featuring headliner Bret Michaels of Poison, Saturday, October 12 at the 15,000 capacity Morgan Hill Outdoor Sports Center, just a mere 25-minutes south of San Jose in Morgan Hill, California.
The all-day Classic Rock concert festival extravaganza, which will begin at 12 noon and run to 11 p.m., also features The Greg Kihn Band (“The Break-up Song; They Don’t Write ‘Em Like That,” and “Jeopardy”) and The Tubes (“White Punks on Dope,” "Talk to Ya’ Later" and “She’s a Beauty”). Rounding out the musical line-up is Dada, The Brodie Stewart Band, Mad Jack and XEB. (UPDATE: October 10, 2013 at 1:25 p.m: XEB has been removed from the bill and will not be performing).
General admission tickets are ludicrously inexpensive at only $15 in advance through http://www.kihncert.com and $20 day of show. A VIP Soundcheck Party Package, where you can hang with Greg Kihn and all of the acts, is also available at $95 per person through Kinhcert.com. There will be food from dozens of Truck Nation gourmet faire vendors and, in celebration of Kihntoberfest, party, imbibe and ‘kihnsume’ the very best adult beverages at the beer and wine garden where regional bands and artists will entertain on a side-stage between mainstage sets. Count on many other additional vendors of goodies, arts, treats and other cool stuff.
For 12-years, the long-running Kihncert, one of the largest Classic Rock concert festivals west of the Mississippi, annually drew thousands of fans to the massive Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View, California. The Kihncert featured Greg Kihn as the emcee with the Greg Kihn Band performing alongside many of the world’s greatest Classic Rock bands, including The Who, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Jefferson Starship, Eddie Money, Boston, Paul Rodgers of Bad Company, The Steve Miller Band, Foghat, George Thorogood and the Destroyers, John Waite, Pat Travers, Night Ranger, Mickey Thomas’ Starship, Styx, REO Speedwagon, .38 Special, Blue Oyster Cult, Pat Benatar, Yes, and Kansas.
For more info or to arrange an interview with Greg Kihn, please contact Christopher Buttner, contact info above. The Kihncert is being produced by the students of ARTTECUSA.com
· When: Saturday, October 12, 2013, 12 noon to 11 p.m.
· Tickets: $15 in advance at http://www.kihncert.com, $20 at the door and $95 VIP Soundcheck Party Meet-and-Greet Package with the Artists. Service charges apply.