April 13, 2021

IMPACT LIVE Joins Forces w/ GOLDENVOICE (AEG LIVE) Bringing You THE TRAGICALLY HIP CANADA DAY AT BURL’S CREEK!

IMPACT LIVE Joins Forces w/ GOLDENVOICE (AEG LIVE) Bringing You  THE TRAGICALLY HIP CANADA DAY AT BURL’S CREEK!

BARRIE, ONTARIO, April 1st, 2012 – The Tragically Hip will show their true north patriot love Sunday, July 1st in Oro, Ontario, for a Canada Day show at Burl’s Creek. Set on hundreds of acres, beneath wide open sky, Burl’s Creek’s festival site is the perfect setting for celebrating this nation’s birthday with this country’s ultimate headlining band. Joining forces with them will be Death Cab For Cutie, The New Pornographers and The Rural Alberta Advantage! “The Tragically Hip keep pushing boundaries and bringing the music to the people. Now add Burl’s Creek and Niagara On The Lake to the list.   I know George Bernard Shaw would approve!” - declares Elliott Lefko, Goldenvoice.

IMPACT LIVE joins forces with Goldenvoice (AEG LIVE) to power the regional marketing of THE CANADA DAY PARTY, offering IMPACT LIVE members residing in Simcoe County discounted tickets ($aving $10.50/ticket on fees).  HIP CANADA DAY Tickets can be purchased for only $75 (versus $85.50 at Ticketmaster) from IMPACT LIVE until APRIL 30/12, or special offer inventory has been sold, exclusively from IMPACT LIVE Ticket Outlets:
LIQUID CHROME (BARRIE), GILBERT GUITARS (BARRIE & ORILLIA), EXTREME ROCKSTAR CLOTHING (ORILLIA), NAPOLEON HOME COMFORT (ORO), THE QUEENS (BARRIE), WILD WING (INNISFIL & WASAGA BEACH).

                1) For IMPACT LIVE Reduced Ticket Outlet Locations:
                     https://www.impactlive.ca/tickets.php
               
2) For FESTIVAL & CAMPING Details:
                     https://www.impactlive.ca/events-details.php?ID=138

“I am ecstatic for this opportunity to work with the Goldenvoice (AEG LIVE) team bringing you The Tragically Hip Canada Day at Burl’s Creek.  Our support marketing plan is to utilize the IMPACT LIVE Media and Sponsor Network to promote, distribute and sell tickets with traditional and non-traditional strategies throughout Simcoe County and the Muskoka Region to spread the word and drive ticket sales for this Canada Day Celebration!” says John Derlis, President, IMPACT LIVE.

THE TRAGICALLY HIP - often referred to simply as The Hip, is a Canadian rock band from Kingston, Ontario, consisting of Gordon Downie (lead vocals and guitar), Paul Langlois (guitar), Rob Baker (guitar, known as Bobby Baker until 1994), Gord Sinclair (bass) and Johnny Fay (drums). Since their formation in 1983 they have released 12 studio albums, two live albums, and 46 singles. Nine of their albums have reached #1 in Canada. They have received numerous Canadian Music awards, including 14 Juno Awards.  For more information on The Tragically Hip visit: www.thehip.com

DEATH CAB FOR CUTIE - released their seventh studio album, Codes and Keys, in May of 2011 with Atlantic Records. The album was nominated for Best Alternative Music Album at the 2012 Grammys. The band will be touring heavily through the spring and summer, with a number of festival performances and a one-of-a-kind North American tour with members of San Francisco’s celebrated Magik*Magik Orchestra. www.deathcabforcutie.com

THE NEW PORNOGRAPHERS - released their fifth album, Together, in May of 2010 with Last Gang Records. The album includes collaborations with St. Vincent, Beirut’s Zach Condon, and Okkervil River’s Will Sheff and was long listed for the 2010 Polaris Music Prize.  The video for album track Moves, directed by Tom Scharpling, made Pitchfork’s Top Music Videos of 2011 list. www.thenewpornographers.com

RURAL ALBERTA ADVANTAGE - play indie-rock songs about hometowns and heartbreak, born out of images from growing up in Central and Northern Alberta. Their second LP, Departing, dropped in March of 2011 and was named as a longlist nominee for the 2011 Polaris Music Prize. The band are also currently nominated for two 2012 Juno Awards for New Group Of The Year and Music Video Of The Year for the video Stamp (directed by José Lourenço). www.theraa.com

ABOUT GOLDENVOICE Established in 1985, Goldenvoice is a full service local concert promoter based in Los Angeles producing over 400 shows per year throughout North America.  Goldenvoice and it’s parent company AEG LIVE host the most critically acclaimed music festivals in the U.S. Goldenvoice created and operates the award winning annual Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival as well as Stagecoach: California’s Country Music Festival. In addition, AEG LIVE, co-produces both the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival and Bumbershoot: Seattle’s Music & Arts Festival.

ABOUT BURL’S CREEK - Entertainment & Musical Shows, Flea Markets, Family Reunions or Sporting events…Set on 350 Acres and just 16kms North of Barrie with over 1000 un-serviced camping sites located in and around trees and a pond, and with the convenience of a Comfort Station, Burl’s Creek makes a great week-end getaway and is the right place for your special event!  www.burlscreek.com

ABOUT IMPACT LIVE:  Established in 1985 as Impact Management Inc., TicketBreak’s Founder, John Derlis utilized his management company to administrate all concert & special event productions (viewable on www.impactlive.ca).  Streamlining the companies name in 2010, “IMPACT LIVE” is launched. This fully turnkey special events company with unparalleled expertise and comprehensive range of live event services include:  Event Management, Sponsor Fulfillment, Talent Booking, Production Services, Ticket Solutions, Venue Solutions, Integrated Promotion and Marketing.

IMPACT LIVE has built a top reputation from over 25 years of long relationships with radio, record labels, venues, agents, artists, artist management, production companies, ticket agencies, municipalities, hoteliers, restaurants, limousine companies and concert goers.  Everything needed from top to bottom IMPACT LIVE provides first class boutique service for your special event.  IMPACT LIVE takes the time needed to meet your event goals and standards and are completely confident in the service they provide their clients and event goers. “Our business ethics and methodology have found a niche in the market place for clients that are looking for the complete service but at the same time want total choice, transparency and control of their financial streams. We believe relationships and integrity are keys to successful business.  Great care is taken with our clients and vendors alike to ensure they are aware we value their business as our own” says Derlis.
 

For more information and interviews please contact:

Indoor Recess Inc.

Joanne Setterington – ph. 416.703.5217 - e. joanne@indoorrecess.com

Goldenvoice Canada
Laura McGrath – ph. 323.930-7156 – e. lmcgrath@AEG LIVElive.com

IMPACT LIVE
John Derlis – ph. 1-800-385-4835 – e. john@impactlive.ca



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