February 03, 2010 10:03 ET

CONCERT.TV Promotes Nickelback VIP Sweepstakes

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - February 3, 2010) - CONCERT.TV, the Video-on-Demand (VOD) network that exclusively showcases live music programming, is promoting a sweepstakes with Nickelback. One of the biggest bands in the world, Nickelback has sold over 35 million albums and was recently awarded Billboard Magazine's artist of the decade. The sweepstakes offers one lucky winner and a guest floor seats to the show of their choice on Nickelback's forthcoming Dark Horse Tour.

Winners of sweepstakes will receive the full Nickelback VIP treatment including:

  --    Two tickets on the floor to any one show off of Nickelback's Dark
        Horse Tour
  --    A photo opportunity with Nickelback
  --    One Gibson Studio Les Paul Guitar
  --    Additional Nickelback merchandise from Signatures

Running through February 28, 2010, fans can enter the sweepstakes online at

Additional sponsors include Gibson, and Live Nation.


CONCERT.TV is an on-demand television network dedicated to live music performance, music documentary and lifestyle programming. Offering quality live music performances from acts ranging from Alicia Keys to ZZ Top, CONCERT.TV supports an audience looking for more than just a music video. CONCERT.TV is carried by cable and satellite companies including Charter, Comcast, Cox, Verizon FiOS, DISH Network, DirecTV and Insight Communications and is in 30 million homes in every major US market. For more information go to


Nickelback is one of the biggest rock bands in the world, with over 35 million albums sold. The band's latest album, "Dark Horse," produced by the legendary Mutt Lange, debuted at number two on the Billboard Top 200 Chart and has remained on the Top 200 for 50 weeks selling over 2.4 million albums in the US alone. Nickelback is currently nominated for Grammy in the Best Hard Rock Performance category for "Burn It To The Ground."

Nickelback has enjoyed unprecedented success with their last album, "All The Right Reasons," which has been RIAA certified 8X platinum. The six singles from the album totaled 12 million downloads and 6 million ringtones. All proceeds of digital single and video sales for "If Everyone Cared" between February 1 and July 31, 2007 were donated to charity, equally distributed between Amnesty International and International Childrens' Awareness Canada. Each of the five videos from "All The Right Reasons" has reached #1 on VH1's playlist: "Photograph," "Savin' Me," "Far Away," "If Everyone Cared" and "Rockstar." In 2006 Nickelback was awarded a World Music Award for "World's Best Rock Group," a Billboard Touring Award for "Breakthrough Artist," an American Music Award for "Favorite Pop/Rock Album" and a People's Choice Award for "Best Rock Group."


Gibson is known worldwide for producing classic models in every major style of fretted instrument, including acoustic and electric guitars, mandolins, and banjos. Gibson's HD.6X-PRO Digital Guitar, the Gibson Robot Guitar and Gibson's Dark Fire represent the biggest advances in electric guitar design in over 70 years. Founded in 1894 in Kalamazoo, Michigan, and headquartered in Nashville since 1984, Gibson Guitar Corp.'s family of brands now includes Epiphone, Dobro,Kramer, Steinberger, Tobias, Echoplex, Electar, Flatiron, Slingerland, Valley Arts, Maestro, Oberheim, Baldwin, Sunshine Piano, Take Anywhere Technology, J&C Fischer, Chickering, Hamilton , and Wurlitzer. Visit Gibson's website at

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