Wednesday, July 6th 2011
likeZEBRA Goes On Tour with Nikki Sixx of Motley Crue
LOS ANGELES -- July 6, 2011 -- likeZEBRA, the premier online platform for fans and artists to connect, has officially kicked-off their nationwide summer trek, "On Tour with Nikki Sixx and Sixx Sense." Nikki Sixx is taking his hit radio show, Sixx Sense with Nikki Sixx, on the road this summer with his band Motley Crue, along with Poison and New York Dolls.
Throughout the tour, likeZEBRA will be searching for one lucky fan to win a trip for two to Los Angeles ¬†later this year. The winner and a guest will meet Sixx, along with Sixx Sense co-host Kerri Kasem, and sit in as they host their national radio show that broadcasts weekdays from 7 p.m. to midnight on more than 60 affiliates across the U.S.
Fans attending the concerts can take a photo in front of the likeZEBRA Sixx Sense Bus and send it to Nikki@likezebra.com. This automatically enters fans in the official "On Tour with Nikki Sixx and Sixx Sense" sweepstakes. The photos will then be uploaded to the official likeZEBRA Facebook page where fans can tag themselves and their friends, capturing the experience online.
"We are so excited to be on tour with these rock legends," says Jon Taggart, co-founder of likeZEBRA. "Not only are fans catching a performance from three legendary rock groups, but Sixx Sense listeners will get all the gossip on what happens backstage. likeZEBRA is thrilled to be a part of the whole experience."
Already on the road, the completely decked-out likeZEBRA Sixx Sense Bus is turning heads across America. From Los Angeles to New York and more than 40 additional cities, Sixx Sense will be rocking out from town to town with Tommy Lee, Vince Neil, Mick Mars and the boys from Poison and New York Dolls. Fans can follow the bus on Twitter @followthebus and Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/likezebra.
Sixx's Sixx:A.M. (Sixx, with Dj Ashba and James Michael) is enjoying success with their latest CD, This is Gonna Hurt (Eleven Seven Music) that entered the top slot as the #1 Independent Rock Album on iTunes. The first single and video,"Lies of the Beautiful People" has been #2 at Active Rock and #3 at Mainstream Rock for over the past month. Sixx's book, This Is Gonna Hurt: Music, Photography, and Life Through the Distorted Lens of Nikki Sixx (William Morrow) is a New York Times bestseller.
For more information on the likeZEBRA Sixx Sense Bus, visit http://www.likezebra.com/sixxsense.
A complete list of contest rules are available at likeZEBRA.com/sixxsense.
No Purchase Necessary. Nikki Sixx Sweepstakes starts on June 07, 2011 and ends on August 20, 2011 at 11:59PM PT. Contest is open to residents of the 50 U.S. (and D.C.) 18 years and older. For entry go to www.likeZEBRA.com/nikkisixx. Void where prohibited. Sponsor: Stripe Entertainment Group, Inc., 9040 Topanga Canyon BLVD, Chatsworth, CA 91304.
likeZEBRA is the premier online platform for fans and artists to connect. likeZEBRA equips musicians with the tools they need to increase their audience and pursue their passions. Music lovers benefit from the site by discovering new artists, networking with their current favorites, and expanding their tastes. By utilizing likeZEBRA, bands and solo performers can showcase their music and achieve success in new and exciting ways. The site's suite of promotional devices enables artists to contact their fans, create physical content and monitor their rise of popularity on the site. Fans can enjoy a more personal approach to their experience by directly connecting with their favorite musicians on the site. likeZEBRA users are able to share discoveries with friends, stay up-to-date on the latest industry news and simply focus on enjoying music.
The music industry is constantly changing and likeZEBRA keeps a finger on the pulse to cater to the needs of both the artist and the fan.
About Sixx Sense
Nationally syndicated by Premiere Networks, Sixx Sense with Nikki Sixx broadcasts Monday through Friday from 7 p.m. to midnight local time on Rock/Alternative music stations in the U.S. and Canada. Each night on Sixx Sense, international rock icon Nikki Sixx discusses music and lifestyle topics as he gives listeners a backstage look at the world and mind of a rock star. Joined by co-host Kerri Kasem, Sixx provides his unique perspective and attitude as the duo welcomes celebrity guests, recording artists and fascinating characters from all walks of life. All this and more are coupled with the radio station's playlist. The show is complemented by The Side Show Countdown with Nikki Sixx, which is available for air Saturday or Sunday between 6 a.m. and midnight local time. Each weekend, the radio host and tastemaker introduces his personal new music picks, as well as plays an array of what's happening on the rock charts, and shares his own special brand of talk radio with celebrities and other guests. In addition to the Sixx Sense channel on XM Satellite Radio channel 164, the Sixx Sense with Nikki Sixx channel on Clear Channel Radio's digital platform iheartradio is available on the iPhone, iPod Touch, Blackberry and Android devices. For more information, please visit www.sixxsense.com.