Scotiabank Place

Scotiabank Place

May 19, 2009 10:43 ET

Kings of Leon Visit Scotiabank Place on Sept. 17

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 19, 2009) -






Doors: 7 p.m.

Showtime: 8 p.m.

Tickets on sale Saturday, May 23 @ 10 a.m.

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Tickets can be purchased by phone at 613-599-FANS (3267) or 1-877-788-FANS (3267); in person at The Sens Store at Rideau Centre and Place d'Orleans, any Ottawa Sports Experts location and at the Scotiabank Place box office.

Ticket prices are $51.50; General Admission Floor & Reserved Seating Stands (plus FMF and service charges).

Kings of Leon have recently extended their 'Night' tour, booking eight more arenas across North America. Having already conquered Toronto on the spring leg of their tour, they'll be hitting Ottawa's Scotiabank Place this fall.

Their latest album, Only By The Night, received three Grammy nominations this year and is an iTunes bestseller. Their tour is proving to be just as successful; KOL have been selling out arenas all over North America.

Their lead single "Sex On Fire" has been No.1 on the Billboard "Modern Rock" chart for nine weeks and counting. The second single, "Use Somebody," has just been released to radio and is following nicely in the footsteps of "Sex On Fire." The video has been named "Buzzworthy" by MTV and has had nearly six million views on YouTube to date.

Only By The Night was released on Sept. 23, 2008 and debuted in the top five on the Billboard top 200 and No.1 at the iTunes store. The band has since performed on Saturday Night Live and Late Night with David Letterman. The band appeared on the cover of Spin magazine's October issue, and was on the cover of Q magazine's December issue in the UK, in which they received "Record of the Year" honours.

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