VH1 Special 'Bon Jovi: Opening Night Live' Presents Rock Megastars Onstage in Exclusive Live Telecast, Wednesday, April 18 at 10:30 PM (ET/PT)

Fans Can Log on to VH1.com for All the Tour Information, Bid on Front-Row

Tour Tickets, and Join the VH1 Bon Jovi Fan Club



VH1 is Exclusive Media Presenter of Band's 'One Wild Night 2001' U.S. Tour



Apr 17, 2001, 01:00 ET from VH1

    NEW YORK, April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- When Bon Jovi's "One Wild Night 2001"
 U.S. Tour kicks off, only VH1 viewers will catch the electrifying first
 moments when "Bon Jovi:  Opening Night Live" presents the music megastars
 onstage from the Desert Sky Pavilion in Phoenix, Wednesday, April 18 at
 10:30 p.m. (ET/PT).  VH1 personality Cane is host of the special, which will
 telecast the first three songs from Bon Jovi's set.
     Coming off the spectacular success of their smash singles "It's My Life"
 and "Thank You For Loving Me," Bon Jovi's "One Wild Night 2001" U.S. Tour will
 take the group across the U.S. in some two dozen stops through the end of
 June.  The tour includes concerts in Atlanta, Denver, Dallas, Las Vegas,
 Chicago, Cleveland, Detroit, Philadelphia and ends with a sold out homecoming
 performance at Giants Stadium in New Jersey.
     VH1, the exclusive media presenter of Bon Jovi's "One Wild Night 2001"
 U.S. Tour, will also spotlight special Bon Jovi programming both before and
 after the "Opening Night Live" show on April 18 at 10:30 p.m.  The evening
 begins at 8:30 p.m. with "Bon Jovi:  FanClub," followed by "Bon Jovi:  Behind
 the Music" at 9:30 p.m.  VH1 will present "Bon Jovi: Storytellers" at
 midnight.
     Fans can log on to VH1.com to access exclusive details from Bon Jovi's
 "One Wild Night 2001" tour including official tour dates, weekly photos from
 the road, the latest tour news, exclusive performance footage, and ask the
 band questions directly through VH1.com's 'One to One' feature.  In addition,
 VH1.com will auction off front-row tickets for upcoming tour shows to benefit
 the VH1 Save the Music Foundation, dedicated to improving the quality of music
 education in America's public schools.  Fans can also log on to VH1.com and
 join the VH1.com Bon Jovi Fan Club to access band member bios, music videos,
 rare photos, inside news and more.
     VH1's "Opening Night Live" brings home all the excitement of today's top
 artists performing live in concert.  "Opening Night Live" has featured such
 superstar artists as Bruce Springsteen, Ricky Martin and Dave Matthews Band.
     VH1 produces and programs a wide variety of music-based series, specials,
 live events and acquisition-based programming that keep viewers in touch with
 the music they love.  VH1 is a registered trademark of MTV Networks, a unit of
 Viacom Inc.  MTV Networks owns and operates the cable television programming
 services MTV:  Music Television, MTV 2:  Music Television, Nickelodeon/Nick at
 Nite, TV Land and VH1 as well as The Suite from MTV Networks, a package of ten
 digital services, all of which are trademarks of MTV Networks.  MTV Networks
 also has joint ventures, licensing agreements and syndication deals whereby
 its programming can be seen worldwide.
 
 

SOURCE VH1
    NEW YORK, April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- When Bon Jovi's "One Wild Night 2001"
 U.S. Tour kicks off, only VH1 viewers will catch the electrifying first
 moments when "Bon Jovi:  Opening Night Live" presents the music megastars
 onstage from the Desert Sky Pavilion in Phoenix, Wednesday, April 18 at
 10:30 p.m. (ET/PT).  VH1 personality Cane is host of the special, which will
 telecast the first three songs from Bon Jovi's set.
     Coming off the spectacular success of their smash singles "It's My Life"
 and "Thank You For Loving Me," Bon Jovi's "One Wild Night 2001" U.S. Tour will
 take the group across the U.S. in some two dozen stops through the end of
 June.  The tour includes concerts in Atlanta, Denver, Dallas, Las Vegas,
 Chicago, Cleveland, Detroit, Philadelphia and ends with a sold out homecoming
 performance at Giants Stadium in New Jersey.
     VH1, the exclusive media presenter of Bon Jovi's "One Wild Night 2001"
 U.S. Tour, will also spotlight special Bon Jovi programming both before and
 after the "Opening Night Live" show on April 18 at 10:30 p.m.  The evening
 begins at 8:30 p.m. with "Bon Jovi:  FanClub," followed by "Bon Jovi:  Behind
 the Music" at 9:30 p.m.  VH1 will present "Bon Jovi: Storytellers" at
 midnight.
     Fans can log on to VH1.com to access exclusive details from Bon Jovi's
 "One Wild Night 2001" tour including official tour dates, weekly photos from
 the road, the latest tour news, exclusive performance footage, and ask the
 band questions directly through VH1.com's 'One to One' feature.  In addition,
 VH1.com will auction off front-row tickets for upcoming tour shows to benefit
 the VH1 Save the Music Foundation, dedicated to improving the quality of music
 education in America's public schools.  Fans can also log on to VH1.com and
 join the VH1.com Bon Jovi Fan Club to access band member bios, music videos,
 rare photos, inside news and more.
     VH1's "Opening Night Live" brings home all the excitement of today's top
 artists performing live in concert.  "Opening Night Live" has featured such
 superstar artists as Bruce Springsteen, Ricky Martin and Dave Matthews Band.
     VH1 produces and programs a wide variety of music-based series, specials,
 live events and acquisition-based programming that keep viewers in touch with
 the music they love.  VH1 is a registered trademark of MTV Networks, a unit of
 Viacom Inc.  MTV Networks owns and operates the cable television programming
 services MTV:  Music Television, MTV 2:  Music Television, Nickelodeon/Nick at
 Nite, TV Land and VH1 as well as The Suite from MTV Networks, a package of ten
 digital services, all of which are trademarks of MTV Networks.  MTV Networks
 also has joint ventures, licensing agreements and syndication deals whereby
 its programming can be seen worldwide.
 
 SOURCE  VH1