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 Iration, Kongos,Wolfmother, Chevy Metal, The Shelters, SWMRS, The Frights, Grace 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).