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Twilight Concert Series adds King Chip as Special Guest for Kid Cudi Concert on August 22

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 9, 2013

Contact:
Casey Jarman
casey.jarman@slcgov.com
Mason Jones
mason.jones@slcgov.com

Twilight Concert Series adds King Chip as Special Guest for Kid Cudi Concert on August 22

SALT LAKE CITY –The Twilight Concert Series is pleased to announce that hip-hop artist, King Chip, will perform as main support for Kid Cudi on Thursday, August 22. The Ohio native is known for his frequent collaborations on mix-tapes as well as his halfspeed, southern-style of hip-hop. For more information, visit:
www.twilightconcertseries.com/press

Originally known as “Chip tha Rippa,” King Chip has collaborated with some of the biggest names in hip-hop. Most recently, he has worked with Kid Cudi, A$AP Rocky, Bun B, Mike Posner and Kanye West. The rapper is currently working on his debut studio album.

The series runs July 18 through September 5 every Thursday evening, with special back-to-back shows scheduled for Wednesday, August 7 and Thursday, August 8. Gates and the Twilight Market open at 5 pm and music starts at 7 pm at Pioneer Park located at 350 West 300 South in downtown Salt Lake City. To complement the music, the Twilight Market offers food, beverages and locally made crafts, with something for every taste. Seating is first come, first served, and a person must be present at all times to reserve seating.

2013 Twilight Concert Series Line-up:
July 18: Belle and Sebastian with Blitzen Trapper
July 25: The Flaming Lips with CSS
August 1: The National with Sharon Van Etten
August 7: Grizzly Bear with Youth Lagoon
August 8: Erykah Badu
August 15: Ludacris
August 22: Kid Cudi with King Chip
August 29: Empire of the Sun
September 5: MGMT with Foxygen

The Twilight Concert Series venue rules: no re-entry; no outside alcohol, beer and wine are available for purchase  on-site; no coolers; no backpacks or large purses; no pets, service animals are welcome; no outside food or liquids; no glass; no smoking except in designated smoking area; due to artist requests, no professional audio or video recording devices; due to artist requests, no professional photography equipment; no large beach umbrellas; low back concert chairs only; no skateboards (skateboards may be valeted at gate).

Season ticket packages are available for $35 via 24tix.com. until July 11. Individual tickets are $5 and are available at 24tix.com and all Graywhale locations. Please note that all ticket sales at Graywhale must be CASH ONLY. For full ticketing details, please visit twilightconcertseries.com.

The 2013 Twilight Concert Series is presented by the Salt Lake Arts Council with support from the following sponsors: George S. & Dolores Doré Eccles Foundation; Zoo Arts & Parks; Downtown Alliance; Salt Lake City Corporation; Beacon Audio; XMission; Broadview Entertainment Arts University; Ririe Woodbury Dance Company; People Water; Bud Light; Bohemian Brewery; Red Rock Brewing Company; McCann Worldgroup; 24tix.com; ABC 4 and CW 30; Simmons Media; Salt Lake City Weekly; IN Salt Lake; Now Salt Lake; Pinnacle; Makers 46; Southern-Odom Spirits West; Gracie’s; Fiddler’s Elbow; c7 Data Centers; ATMM USA; Ideal Entertainment; Pepsi; Backcountry.com; Mount Olympus Waters, Inc.; Direct TV; Hotel Monaco; University of Utah Health Care; Marriott University Park Hotel; Vinto; Radisson Hotel; Visit Salt Lake; Cannella’s; Kodis Interactive; Graywhale; Marriott Salt Lake city Center; Utah Division of Arts & Museums; Hampton Inn; Metro Display; Tin Angel; KRCL 90.9FM; SLUG Magazine; Catalyst Magazine; KCPW; Now Playing Utah; KUED; Girl Scouts of Utah; Outdoor Sports Guide; Revolv; Oasis Stage Werks; Blue Star; Classic Optical; Washington Square Café; Cloud Electronics; Furturtle Show Prints; Shaw Roofing; Western Nut Company; Tony Caputo’s Market and Deli; CCG Howell’s; Red Bull

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