SFX Teams With Ticketmaster and MSN to Offer Fans Advanced Tickets To Aerosmith's Upcoming 'Just Push Play' U.S. Tour

Promotion Kicks-Off Monday, April 23rd on SFX.com and Ticketmaster.com



Apr 24, 2001, 01:00 ET from Ticketmaster

    NEW YORK, April 24 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- SFX, the
 world's largest producer and marketer of live entertainment events, together
 with Ticketmaster, (Nasdaq:   TMCS) the world's leading ticketing and access
 company, working with MSN, have designed a custom online ticket promotion
 allowing Aerosmith and Fuel fans easy and convenient advanced ticket access
 for the band's upcoming "Just Push Play" 2001 U.S. tour.  For tour dates going
 on sale this weekend, half of the tickets, in all price ranges, will be
 available through this unique online presale beginning Wednesday, April 25th.
 The remainder of the inventory will be sold through select venue box offices,
 Ticketmaster charge-by-phone lines, retail ticket centers, and via both
 SFX.com and ticketmaster.com starting this weekend.
     Fans may register for the promotion at
 http://www.sfx.com/presale/aerosmith or http://aerosmith.ticketmaster.com
 beginning on Monday, April 23rd.  When the pre-sale starts on Wednesday,
 April 25 at 10:00 AM in all time zones, registered fans will be prompted to
 input their special password to purchase up to four (4) tickets through
 www.sfx.com and www.ticketmaster.com.
 
     The promotion will run for the following tour dates:
 
     Tour Schedule:*
     Date    City           Venue                  Public on-sale   Exclusive
                                                                    Pre-sale
      5-Jul Chicago         Tweeter Center               April 28   April 25
      7-Jul Alpine Valley   Alpine Valley Music Center   April 28   April 25
     11-Jul Columbus        Polaris Amphitheatre         April 28   April 25
      8-Aug Concord         Chronicle Pavilion           April 29   April 25
     10-Aug Seattle         The Gorge                    April 28   April 25
     12-Aug Sacramento      Sacramento Valley
                             Amphitheatre                April 28   April 25
     14-Aug Mountain View   Shoreline Amphitheatre       April 29   April 25
     16-Aug San Diego       Coors Amphitheatre           April 28   April 25
     18-Aug Las Vegas       MGM Grand Arena              April 28   April 25
     20-Aug Irvine          Verizon Wireless
                             Amphitheatre                April 29   April 25
     24-Aug San Bernardino  Glen Helen Blockbuster
                             Pavilion                    April 29   April 25
     26-Aug Phoenix         Desert Sky Pavilion          April 28   April 25
      1-Sep Dallas          Smirnoff Music Center        April 28   April 25
     11-Sep Virginia Beach  Verizon Wireless
                             Amphitheatre                April 28   April 25
     17-Sep Atlanta         Hi Fi Buys Amphitheatre      April 28   April 25
     19-Sep Nashville       AmSouth Amphitheatre         April 28   April 25
 
     *Note: There may be additional shows on the tour that aren't included in
 the pre-sale, and new dates may be added after the pre-sale.
 
     About SFX
     SFX, a subsidiary of Clear Channel Communications (NYSE:   CCU), is the
 world's largest producer and marketer of live entertainment events.  SFX
 currently owns, operates and/or exclusively books 130 live entertainment
 venues, including 44 amphitheaters in the U.S.  Each year, more than
 60 million people attend approximately 26,000 events promoted and/or produced
 by SFX, including:  Live music events; Broadway and touring Broadway shows;
 family entertainment shows; and specialized sports and motor sports shows.
 SFX also provides strategic sports marketing sales and consulting services to
 professional and college teams, leagues, venues and properties.  SFX is
 headquartered in New York City.  More information is available at www.sfx.com.
 
     About Ticketmaster:
     Ticketmaster (Nasdaq:   TMCS) operates the world's leading ticketing
 service; selling 83 million tickets valued at more than 3.2 billion dollars,
 through approximately 3,500 retail Ticket Center outlets; 16 worldwide
 telephone call centers; and ticketmaster.com.  Ticketmaster serves more than
 6,200 clients worldwide and acts as the exclusive ticketing service for
 hundreds of leading arenas, stadiums, performing arts venues, and theaters.
 The Company also operates Citysearch, a leading online local network enabling
 people to get the most out of their city and Match.com, the premier online
 matchmaking service.  Located in Los Angeles, California, Ticketmaster is
 majority owned by USA Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq:   USAI) and is a part of its
 Information and Services unit.  Ticketmaster was formed through the
 combination of the operations of Ticketmaster Online - Citysearch and
 Ticketmaster Corporation in January, 2001 and renamed Ticketmaster.
 
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    NEW YORK, April 24 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- SFX, the
 world's largest producer and marketer of live entertainment events, together
 with Ticketmaster, (Nasdaq:   TMCS) the world's leading ticketing and access
 company, working with MSN, have designed a custom online ticket promotion
 allowing Aerosmith and Fuel fans easy and convenient advanced ticket access
 for the band's upcoming "Just Push Play" 2001 U.S. tour.  For tour dates going
 on sale this weekend, half of the tickets, in all price ranges, will be
 available through this unique online presale beginning Wednesday, April 25th.
 The remainder of the inventory will be sold through select venue box offices,
 Ticketmaster charge-by-phone lines, retail ticket centers, and via both
 SFX.com and ticketmaster.com starting this weekend.
     Fans may register for the promotion at
 http://www.sfx.com/presale/aerosmith or http://aerosmith.ticketmaster.com
 beginning on Monday, April 23rd.  When the pre-sale starts on Wednesday,
 April 25 at 10:00 AM in all time zones, registered fans will be prompted to
 input their special password to purchase up to four (4) tickets through
 www.sfx.com and www.ticketmaster.com.
 
     The promotion will run for the following tour dates:
 
     Tour Schedule:*
     Date    City           Venue                  Public on-sale   Exclusive
                                                                    Pre-sale
      5-Jul Chicago         Tweeter Center               April 28   April 25
      7-Jul Alpine Valley   Alpine Valley Music Center   April 28   April 25
     11-Jul Columbus        Polaris Amphitheatre         April 28   April 25
      8-Aug Concord         Chronicle Pavilion           April 29   April 25
     10-Aug Seattle         The Gorge                    April 28   April 25
     12-Aug Sacramento      Sacramento Valley
                             Amphitheatre                April 28   April 25
     14-Aug Mountain View   Shoreline Amphitheatre       April 29   April 25
     16-Aug San Diego       Coors Amphitheatre           April 28   April 25
     18-Aug Las Vegas       MGM Grand Arena              April 28   April 25
     20-Aug Irvine          Verizon Wireless
                             Amphitheatre                April 29   April 25
     24-Aug San Bernardino  Glen Helen Blockbuster
                             Pavilion                    April 29   April 25
     26-Aug Phoenix         Desert Sky Pavilion          April 28   April 25
      1-Sep Dallas          Smirnoff Music Center        April 28   April 25
     11-Sep Virginia Beach  Verizon Wireless
                             Amphitheatre                April 28   April 25
     17-Sep Atlanta         Hi Fi Buys Amphitheatre      April 28   April 25
     19-Sep Nashville       AmSouth Amphitheatre         April 28   April 25
 
     *Note: There may be additional shows on the tour that aren't included in
 the pre-sale, and new dates may be added after the pre-sale.
 
     About SFX
     SFX, a subsidiary of Clear Channel Communications (NYSE:   CCU), is the
 world's largest producer and marketer of live entertainment events.  SFX
 currently owns, operates and/or exclusively books 130 live entertainment
 venues, including 44 amphitheaters in the U.S.  Each year, more than
 60 million people attend approximately 26,000 events promoted and/or produced
 by SFX, including:  Live music events; Broadway and touring Broadway shows;
 family entertainment shows; and specialized sports and motor sports shows.
 SFX also provides strategic sports marketing sales and consulting services to
 professional and college teams, leagues, venues and properties.  SFX is
 headquartered in New York City.  More information is available at www.sfx.com.
 
     About Ticketmaster:
     Ticketmaster (Nasdaq:   TMCS) operates the world's leading ticketing
 service; selling 83 million tickets valued at more than 3.2 billion dollars,
 through approximately 3,500 retail Ticket Center outlets; 16 worldwide
 telephone call centers; and ticketmaster.com.  Ticketmaster serves more than
 6,200 clients worldwide and acts as the exclusive ticketing service for
 hundreds of leading arenas, stadiums, performing arts venues, and theaters.
 The Company also operates Citysearch, a leading online local network enabling
 people to get the most out of their city and Match.com, the premier online
 matchmaking service.  Located in Los Angeles, California, Ticketmaster is
 majority owned by USA Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq:   USAI) and is a part of its
 Information and Services unit.  Ticketmaster was formed through the
 combination of the operations of Ticketmaster Online - Citysearch and
 Ticketmaster Corporation in January, 2001 and renamed Ticketmaster.
 
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