The second annual Journeys Alternative Press Music Awards, fueled by Monster Energy Drink, will be taking over the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio next Wednesday on July 22nd, 2015. Tickets are on sale now via ALTPRESS.COM/APMAS.
The awards will be broadcast live on AXS TV at 6:30 PM ET, and will be streamed globally on YouTube (outside of North America) and features LIVE performances from:
MIKE HERRERA • COREY TAYLOR of SLIPKNOT and STONE SOUR
HALESTORM • PVRIS • TYLER CARTER of ISSUES • BLACK VEIL BRIDES
MOTIONLESS IN WHITE and many more surprises be unveiled!
And the APMAs is proud to announce new performances and special appearances by members of Shinedown, the Wonder Years, Nothing More, Escape The Fate, Transit, the Rocket Summer, Issues, Our Last Night, the Cleveland Cavalier Girls and Corey Graves of the WWE.
Presenters at this year’s event include members of ‘68, the Amity Affliction, As It Is, Asking Alexandria, August Burns Red, Beartooth, Bullet For My Valentine, Crossfaith, Drama Club, Every Time I Die, Man Overboard, Major League, Mayday Parade, Memphis May Fire, Metro Station, Miss May I, Motion City Soundtrack, Neck Deep, Never Shout Never, New Politics, New Years Day, Parkway Drive, Real Friends, Senses Fail, Set It Off, Silverstein, State Champs, This Wild Life, We Came As Romans and While She Sleeps.
The APMAs AXS TV Red Carpet coverage will be hosted by Every Time I Die’s wisecracking frontman Keith Buckley and New Years Day’s striking frontwoman Ash Costello. The pair will interview many of this year’s stars as they make their way down the red carpet and into the main event.
There are still some tickets left for the event—get yours now before they are gone! APMAs Early Bird discount tickets, Ultimate Monster Travel Packages and Vans Warped Tour bundles are already sold out, but remaining available options include reserved seats at $59.99, premium seats at $79.99, general admission pit passes for $199.99 (which now include early entry) and special VIP packages are $249.99. Head to www.altpress.com/apmas for all ticket offerings and details on each option listed above.
As previously announced, Alternative Press Magazine will be honored by the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame And Museum with the unveiling of a special new exhibit, Never Give Up: Alternative Press Magazine At 30, presented by Roadrunner Records, Fueled By Ramen and Jakprints. The exhibit opening will kick-off with a special Sonic Session featuring Danish alt-rock group New Politics and one of AP’s “100 Bands You Need to Know In 2015,” Vinyl Theatre.
EXHIBIT OPENING TIMELINE:
7:00pm – Doors open to the public
8:00pm – Outdoor concert featuring New Politics and Vinyl Theatre begins
11:00pm – Museum closes
The exhibit opens on the eve of the APMAs, July 21st. For more information, ticket options, and in-depth details about the exhibit, visit www.rockhall.com.