Tuesday, March 8, 2016

91X Announces X-Fest Lineup

By Joe Nelson
91X X-FEST 2016

CURRENT AND FUTURE ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME ARTISTS TO PLAY ANNUAL 91X SUMMER FESTIVAL.

SAN DIEGO, CA – Local radio station 91X announced the line-up of performers at 91X X-Fest, happening Sunday, June 5 at Sleep Train Amphitheater. 

2016 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees Cheap Trick will co-headline with the Offspring.   Plus IrationKongos,WolfmotherChevy MetalThe SheltersSWMRSThe FrightsGrace Mitchell, and The Young Wild rounding out the bill. 

X-Fest tickets are on-sale at 10:00 AM today to listeners registered with 91X’s e-mail and texting lists.  Tickets go on-sale to the public Friday at 10:00 AM.

“The first X-Fest was XXXIII years ago with Tom Petty, the Ramones, Stray Cats, Modern English, and Bow Wow Wow ” said Halloran, 91X Program Director.  “2016 will prove to be legendary too.  I am looking forward to seeing the legendary Cheap Trick, and the future local legends all in one day at one venue. This is what 91X is all about…”

X-Fest is produced by LiveNation.  Details on the concert can be found at www.91x.com

91X is owned by Local Media San Diego, LLC; a San Diego-based broadcasting company backed by private equity firm, Thoma Bravo, LLC.  LMSD also operates Magic 92.5 (XHRM-FM) and Z90 (XHTZ-FM) as a member of SDLocal, a joint operating arrangement between LMSD and Midwest Television, Inc., operators of KFM-BFM 100.7 (KFMB-FM) and AM 760 (KFMB-AM).

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