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Bret Michaels to Perform At Hard Rock Cafe For Tampa Bay Acoustic Music Festival

TAMPA, Fla. (May 6, 2015) – Rocker Bret Michaels will perform in Hard Rock Cafe at Seminole Hard Rock Tampa on Sunday, June 14, at 8 p.m.

Michaels’ show will mark the halfway point of the month-long Tampa Bay Acoustic Music Festival, which develops and showcases local upcoming artists.

Tickets are a special price of $44 to celebrate Hard Rock 44th Founders Day.

Tickets go on sale Tuesday, May 12, at 10 a.m. via Ticketmaster outlets, Ticketmaster.com or the Rock Shop located next to Hard Rock Cafe. The show is standing room only and attendees must be 21 years of age or older.

Michaels first gained fame as the lead vocalist for the rock band Poison, which sold over 45 million records worldwide. The band produced six Top-10 singles and recorded the number one single “Every Rose Has Its Thorn.”

In addition to his music career, Michaels has appeared in several movies and TV shows, including the hit VH1 reality show Rock of Love with Bret Michaels.

Early last month, Michaels announced his new solo album titled True Grit, which will feature 21 new and classic hits. While the album does not have a release date as yet, the video for the lead single off the album – Girls On Bars – will be out on May 12.

About Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa is the premier entertainment destination of Central Florida and the place where celebrities love to stay and play. Owned and operated by the Seminole Tribe of Florida, this electrifying casino destination is one of the most successful and largest casinos in the world and is located in Tampa, Florida off of I-4 at North Orient Road and Hillsborough Avenue, between I-75 and I-275, about 10 minutes east of downtown Tampa. Featuring high stakes table games along with thousands of the hottest slot machines, the rock star amenities at this AAA Four Diamond rated hotel and casino range from seven award-winning Zagat-rated restaurants, a newly renovated Rock Spa® and VIP services galore. The casino offers a valet service or free, self-parking. For more information, please call 866-502-PLAY or visit us online and via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.

About Hard Rock International

With a total of 199 venues in 63 countries, including 153 cafes, 21 hotels and 10 casinos, Hard Rock International (HRI) is one of the most globally recognized companies. Beginning with an Eric Clapton guitar, Hard Rock owns the world’s greatest collection of music memorabilia, which is displayed at its locations around the globe. Hard Rock is also known for its collectible fashion and music-related merchandise, Hard Rock Live performance venues and an award-winning website. HRI owns the global trademark for all Hard Rock brands. The company owns, operates and franchises Cafes in iconic cities including London, New York, San Francisco, Sydney and Dubai. HRI also owns, licenses and/or manages hotel/casino properties worldwide. Destinations include the company’s two most successful Hotel and Casino properties in Tampa and Hollywood, Fl., both owned and operated by HRI parent company The Seminole Tribe of Florida, as well as other exciting locations including Bali, Chicago, Cancun, Ibiza, Las Vegas, Macau and San Diego. Upcoming new Hard Rock Cafe locations include San Juan, Rio de Janeiro and Marrakech. New Hard Rock Hotel projects include Daytona Beach, Dubai, Los Cabos, Tenerife, Abu Dhabi, and Shenzhen and Haikou in China. For more information on Hard Rock International, visit www.hardrock.com.



Nikki Yourison, Seminole Hard Rock Tampa, (813) 523-5673, [email protected]