Calgary – The Calgary Stampede and Stampede Concerts Inc. are excited to announce the final act of the Virgin Mobile Stampede Concert Series. Playing his only show in Alberta, on Friday, July 11, Canadian country music superstar and Stampede friend Paul Brandt will hit the Scotiabank Saddledome stage for a spectacular one night performance.

 

“Stampede has been like a second home for Paul throughout his career and we are thrilled to have him on Alberta’s biggest stage,” says Adam Oppenheim, managing director, Stampede Concerts Inc. “He has more awards than any other country artist in Canadian history and we are excited to complete the Virgin Mobile Stampede Concert Series lineup with this announcement.”

 

The Calgary native became the first Canadian male country artist to reach the Billboard Top 10 in the US since Hank Snow in 1974 and has a string of number one hits and gold and platinum albums. Brandt continues to chart his career forward with Just As I Am, his eleventh studio album released October 2012.

 

Tickets for Paul Brandt, presented by Virgin Mobile and Country 105 will go on sale to the public on Thursday, May 15 at 10 a.m. MT starting at $29.99 (plus applicable fees). Tickets will be available at all Ticketmaster outlets, via phone at 1.855.985.5000 and at ticketmaster.com.

 

Virgin Mobile will be offering its members exclusive priority access to tickets for the show. Members can go to virginmobile.ca/benefits for details on the pre-sale, which starts Monday, May 12 at 10 a.m. MT and runs to Wednesday, May 14 at 10 p.m. MT. Tickets are available while quantities last. Calgary Stampede Insiders and Country Club Members also have an opportunity to pre-purchase tickets from May 13-14.

 

The Calgary Stampede is July 4-13, 2014. For more information, please visit calgarystampede.com. Stay tuned for the Coca-Cola Stage lineup release on May 22.

 

Click here for an exclusive video of Paul Brandt.

 

For more information, please contact:

Daniela Patino

Media Relations Coordinator

Calgary Stampede

T 403.261.0339

C 403.805.5592

dpatino@calgarystampede.com