(CelebrityAccess News Service) — America Online will feature a special edition of AOL Music's popular BroadBAND Rocks! series featuring Lou Reed. Available at AOL Keyword: Broadband Rocks, this AOL for Broadband exclusive event will be broadcast live on June 21 at 8:00pm (PT) from the Warfield Theater in San Francisco. Lou Reed's BroadBAND Rocks! concert will be available on-demand for seven days. Reed is the third artist in a growing roster of performers lined up to appear on the special live editions of BroadBAND Rocks! Foo Fighters and Staind appeared previously.
"Reaching fans in far-off locations is always a challenge when scheduling a tour, so we are thrilled to offer the opportunity to see the legendary Lou Reed perform live from this intimate, historic venue only on AOL for Broadband," said Scott Richman, VP Marketing and Promotions, AOL Entertainment. "Every day, millions of members are coming to AOL to hear exclusive new music, watch events, and so much more. For our growing audience of members enjoying an enhanced online experience on AOL for Broadband, they know they can count on us to deliver the most unique opportunities and must-have programming available anywhere."
The BroadBAND Rocks! live event is being promoted on the radio through flyaway sweepstakes in major markets across the country. Through the end of the day on June 16, fans can enter to win a trip to San Francisco to see the show at the Warfield and meet Lou Reed by visiting AOL Keyword: Broadband or http://www.aolforbroadband.com. – Edited by Bob Grossweiner and Jane Cohen