Guns N’ Roses and Alice in Chains Tickets!
That’s right, if you are a Consumer Member of the VSFA stop by Voltage Vapin’ between now and 7PM Thursday June 23rd,2016 and show your membership card, to register for a pair of tickets to see Guns N’ Roses and Alice in Chains at FedEx Field, Sunday June 26th!
Guns N’ Roses was one of the top bands to come out of LA in the mid 80’s. Their debut album, Appetite for Destruction (1987), reached number one on the Billboard 200 a year after its release, on the strength of “Sweet Child o’ Mine”, the group’s only single to reach number one on the Billboard Hot 100. The album has sold approximately 30 million copies worldwide, including 18 million units in the United States, making it the best-selling debut album of all time in the US, as well as the eleventh best-selling album in the United States. The success of the debut was followed by the eight-song album G N’ R Lies (1988) which reached number two on the Billboard 200. The twin albums Use Your Illusion I and Use Your Illusion II (1991) debuted at number two and number one on the Billboard 200 and have sold a combined 35 million copies worldwide, including 14 million units in the United States.
Opening for Guns N’ Roses will be one of the hottest bands to every come out of Seattle, Washington, in 1987 by guitarist and songwriter Jerry Cantrell and original lead vocalist Layne Staley. The initial lineup was rounded out by drummer Sean Kinney and bassist Mike Starr, who was replaced in 1993 by Mike Inez.
Their current lineup consist of William DuVall – lead vocals, rhythm guitar (2006–present), Jerry Cantrell – lead guitar, vocals (1987–2002, 2005–present), Mike Inez – bass, backing vocals (1993–2002, 2005–present), and Sean Kinney – drums, percussion (1987–2002, 2005–present).
Alice in Chains rose to international fame as part of the grunge movement of the early 1990s, along with other Seattle bands such as Nirvana, Pearl Jam, and Soundgarden. The band was one of the most successful music acts of the 1990s, selling over 20 million albums worldwide, and over 14 million in the US alone. In 1992 the band’s second album, Dirt, was released to critical acclaim and was certified quadruple platinum. Their third album, Alice in Chains, was released in 1995 and has been certified double platinum. It achieved No. 1 position on the Billboard 200 chart. The band has had 14 top ten songs on the Mainstream Rock Tracks chart and nine Grammy Award nominations.
This is definitely a concert that you do not want to miss!
To qualify to register for this drawing you must be a Consumer Member of the Virginia Smoke Free Association (VSFA). You must enter in person at Voltage Vapin’. To enter present your membership card to one of your staff and they will enter you in the drawing. We will draw the winner at 7 PM on Thursday, June 23rd, 2016.
Voltage Vapin’ wanted to do something to show our appreciation to the VSFA Consumer Members for joining the fight to help save our industry. If you are not a member you can either join at Voltage Vapin’ or any other VSFA Industry Member shop. You can also join by clicking here and filling out the form and paying with either a credit card or PayPal.
Thank you to all of our VSFA Consumer Members for showing your support, helping promote Tobacco Harm Reduction,and fighting to keep vaping alive.