Dierks is Back!
Milwaukee, WI— Milwaukee Admirals President Jon Greenberg announced today that country music star and huge hockey fan Dierks Bentley will perform live in a post-game concert after the Admirals 7:00 pm game on Friday, January 24th against the Rockford IceHogs in the team's annual FM106/Coors Light Country Music Night.
The concert is free to attend with a game ticket and there will be a limited number of on-ice passes, which allow exclusive access for the concert directly in front of the stage, put on sale at a later date.
A dedicated fan of the Nashville Predators, Bentley played to a sold-out Bradley Center after an Ads game on January 27, 2012.
Bentley's studio albums have accounted for eighteen singles on the country singles charts, of which ten have reached No. 1: his debut single "What Was I Thinkin'", as well as "Come a Little Closer", "Settle for a Slowdown", "Every Mile a Memory", "Free and Easy (Down the Road I Go)", "Feel That Fire", "Sideways", "Am I the Only One", "Home", and "5-1-5-0". Four more of his singles have reached Top Five on the country charts as well.
As an artist Bentley not only is an outstanding performer, but he also helps co-write a variety of his songs. They include the following, “What Was I Thinkin’,” “My Last Name,” “How Am I Doin’”, “Lot of Leavin’ Left to Do,” “Come a Little Closer,” “Every Mile a Memory” and “Feel That Fire.”
Bentley is set to release his eighth album later this year. This album is a contemplatve album showcasing a project by an artist who keeps on growing as an artist and performer. His debut single, “Bourbon in Kentucky,” has been airing on the radio since June of this year.
The Dierks Bentley concert is the second announced show for the Admirals Concert Series. Classic rock legends Cheap Trick will perform live following the February 21st game.
Fans can purchase tickets for January 24th, or any game, by calling Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000 or logging on to milwaukeeadmirals.com. Groups of ten or more people receive a significant discount off the original ticket price. For more information or to purchase group tickets fans can call the Admirals office at (414) 227-0550 or visit milwaukeeadmirals.com. Don’t forget to follow the Admirals on Twitter (@mkeadmirals) and on Facebook!