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Music Events (more headlines) 07-01-2013

Megadeth To Support Tornado Victims In Oklahoma City With July 16 Gigantour Stop

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Multi-platinum metal rocker Dave Mustaine, founder of Megadeth, announced that their July 16th GIGANTOUR appearance at Oklahoma City's Zoo Amphitheatre will be a benefit to help those affected by the deadly tornadoes that ripped through the heart of Oklahoma in May. Megadeth will donate their proceeds from this GIGANTOUR festival date to Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma.

"Many amazing bands have come forward to aid Oklahomans since the May tornadoes came and tore apart their homes and lives," said Megadeth founder and front man Dave Mustaine. "Now it's time for Heavy Metal to give to this community!"

The concert on Tuesday, July 16 is not the only effort to benefit disaster victims while Mustaine and tour visit Oklahoma. On Monday, July 15th the ASA Hall of Fame Complex will host an All-Star softball game featuring Megadeth and other GIGANTOUR band members, plus local celebrities and more to be announced. 100% of the net proceeds will also benefit Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma. The ASA Hall of Fame Stadium is located at 2801 NE 50th Street, Oklahoma City, OK and has generously donated the field for the fun, entertaining event. Patrons are asked to make a minimum $5.00 donation to come see some heavy metal and local celebrities have fun on the softball field.

OKC GIGANTOUR EVENT:
GIGANTOUR - MEGADETH, Black Label Society, Device, Hellyeah, Newstead, Death Division
JULY 16, 2013 - Gates Open at 3PM - OKC Zoo Amphitheatre
$25 GA Lawn Seats or VIP Tix Available - MEGADETH proceeds Benefit Disaster Relief
Purchase Tickets: Buy For Less Stores OKC, Reasor's Stores Tulsa, 866-977-6849, www.thezooamp.com

GIGANTOUR kicks off July 3rd on the East Coast, where the critically acclaimed package festival founded in 2005 by Mustaine returns, with an incredible new multi-artist bill featuring metal heavyweights BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, DEVICE, HELLYEAH, NEWSTED and DEATH DIVISION. Two New York City GIGANTOUR appearances August 6 & 7 were also announced last week.

www.gigantour.com
www.megadeth.com
www.facebook.com/megadeth
www.twitter.com/megadeth
www.twitter.com/davemustaine

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