STYX ICON TOMMY SHAW HELPS RING IN THE HOLIDAY SEASON WITH SEVEN DAYS OF ROCK-FUELED FILMS PAIRED WITH DOCUMENTARIES IN THE ‘NOT SO SILENT NIGHTS’ EVENT, DEC. 5 TO 11
The Week-Long Event Includes Rock Docs Featuring Elvis, The Who, Janis Joplin, & Bob Marley, and Beloved Films Such as ‘TOMMY,’ ‘DETROIT ROCK CITY’ & ‘THAT THING YOU DO!’
Los Angeles – November 17, 2016 – HDNET MOVIES gets loud this December, with seven days of music-themed films paired with critically acclaimed documentaries in the “Not So Silent Nights”marathon, presented by STYX legend Tommy Shaw from Monday, Dec. 5 through Sunday, Dec. 11 starting at 7pE each evening. The weeklong event features films highlighting a breadth of music genres from early and classic rock to reggae and modern alternative, including groundbreaking artists such as Elvis Presley, Janis Joplin, Bob Marley, Roger Waters, Dave Navarro, and The Who.
“I'm excited to announce that I'll be hosting HDNET MOVIES’ ‘Not So Silent Nights,’ said Shaw. “Each night, for seven nights in a row, we will pair a Rock themed feature film with a Rock-umentary. Grab your favorite concert T-shirts and suit up for the shows! “
“Tommy Shaw is one of the most prolific and influential figures in rock,” said HDNET MOVIES General Manager Rachael Weaver. “He has a great deal of knowledge and respect for rock, and it was truly an honor to be able to work with him and learn from his unparalleled experiences in the industry as he presents this incredible lineup. There’s something here for everyone to enjoy, and I’m confident our viewers are going to love it.”
HDNET MOVIES will be celebrating the “Not So Silent Nights” stunt by giving away the ultimate Tommy Shaw prize pack. One lucky winner will receive a guitar signed by Tommy Shaw, and two tickets to Renegades in the Fast Lane at The Venetian Theatre in Las Vegas on Jan. 6 to 14, 2017. Other prizes include signed albums and tickets to the 2017 Styx Summer Tour. Participants can enter the contest here. http://hdnetmovies.com/cinemascoop/tommy-shaw
In STYX news, the legendary and multi-Platinum rockers--Tommy Shaw (vocals, guitars), James “JY” Young (vocals, guitars), Lawrence Gowan (vocals, keyboards), Todd Sucherman (drums) and Ricky Phillips (bass), along with the occasional surprise appearance by original bassist Chuck Panozzo--with very special guest star Don Felder (formerly of the Eagles) will take the Las Vegas stage for an unforgettable five-night limited engagement at The Venetian Theatre inside The Venetian in Las Vegas. The show, “Styx & Don Felder: Renegades In The Fast Lane,” will be held on January 6, 7, 11, 13 and 14, 2017. Tickets are on sale now at www.Venetian.com/StyxFelder.