Much Presents: The Big Jingle
December 2, 2012
Featuring: Austin Mahone, Bridgit Mendler, Carly Rae Jepsen, Cody Simpson, and Sky Blu
Tickets on sale Saturday Nov. 3 at 12 P.M. ET at livenation.com
MuchMusic.com visitors and Virgin Mobile Members can snag pre-sale access starting Wednesday, Oct. 31 to Friday, Nov. 2
MUCH PRESENTS: THE BIG JINGLE airs exclusively on Much
Wednesday, Dec. 12 at 9 p.m. ET/PT
Official sponsors include Virgin Mobile, Astro® kikTM, Starbucks, and The Source
Toronto, ON (October 30, 2012) – MuchMusic and Live Nation announced today the first round of performers for this year's hottest holiday event, MUCH PRESENTS: THE BIG JINGLE. The first round of acts confirmed to touch-down at Toronto's Air Canada Centre on Sunday, Dec. 2 are pop-sensation Austin Mahone; American singer-songwriter and actress Bridgit Mendler; Canadian chart-topper Carly Rae Jepsen; Australian pop star Cody Simpson, and singer, rapper, and dancer Sky Blu, recognizable to MuchMusic fans as one half of LMFAO. Each act will perform a few of their greatest tunes, making this concert an unforgettable holiday event. Tickets for the star-studded event go on sale Saturday, Nov. 3, at 12 P.M. ET at www.livenation.com. MUCH PRESENTS: THE BIG JINGLE airs exclusively on MuchMusic on Wednesday, Dec. 12 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.
Visitors to MuchMusic.com can get in early on the action with the MuchMusic presale password, giving them access to pre-sale tickets starting Wednesday, Oct. 31 at 10 a.m. ET to Friday, Nov. 2 at 10 p.m. ET.
"MUCH PRESENTS: THE BIG JINGLE is giving MuchMusic fans a treat just in time for the holidays!" said Sheila Sullivan, Executive Producer, Specials, Bell Media. "The acts performing at MUCH PRESENTS: THE BIG JINGLE are some of the hottest up-and-coming acts in music today, and we couldn't be more excited for the announcements that are yet to come!"
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About the Sponsors
Much has teamed up with Virgin Mobile to give its members exclusive pre-sale access to get their tickets for MUCH PRESENTS: THE BIG JINGLE. Members can head to www.virginmobile.ca/lounge for the pre-sale code from Wednesday, Oct. 31 at 10 a.m. ET until Friday, Nov. 2 at 10 p.m. ET. Plus, select members have a chance to win VIP access to MUCH PRESENTS: THE BIG JINGLE, and watch the show from the Virgin Mobile Members Lounge.
Much has partnered with Astro® kik™ to give viewers the chance to be the MUCH PRESENTS: THE BIG JINGLE kik correspondent, reporting from behind-the-scenes at the biggest holiday event of the season!
Starbucks is celebrating the return of the holiday season! Look out for #Redcups at MUCH PRESENTS: THE BIG JINGLE.
Much has teamed up with The Source to give one lucky viewer and four friends a chance to watch MUCH PRESENTS: THE BIG JINGLE from their private Monster NCredible Lounge, decked out with this season's finest swag!
As the No. 1 Canadian brand for young adults, MuchMusic is the go-to channel for all things pop-culture, delivering excitement through exclusive live events, interviews with leading musicians and celebrities, and the biggest scripted series. From the MUCHMUSIC VIDEO AWARDS to its industry-leading online and social media outreach, including online at MuchMusic.com, on Twitter @MuchMusic and on Facebook – with more than 1.25 million likes and counting, MuchMusic continues to deliver on its promise of bringing fans that Much closer to their idols. Much spotlights homegrown talent through original productions including DEGRASSI, THE L.A. COMPLEX, NEW.MUSIC.LIVE. and VIDEO ON TRIAL and supports the Canadian music video production industry with its annual, multi-million dollar contribution to MuchFACT. Much is available in 9.2 million households across Canada via cable, satellite, and mobile. Much is a division of Bell Media, which is owned by BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada's largest communications company.
About Live Nation Entertainment:
Live Nation Entertainment is the world's leading live entertainment and ecommerce company, comprised of four market leaders: Ticketmaster.com, Live Nation Concerts, Front Line Management Group and Live Nation Network. Ticketmaster.com is the global event ticketing leader and one of the world's top five ecommerce sites, with almost 27 million monthly unique visitors. Live Nation Concerts produces over 22,000 shows annually for more than 2,300 artists globally. Front Line is the world's top artist management company, representing over 250 artists. These businesses power Live Nation Network, the leading provider of entertainment marketing solutions, enabling nearly 800 advertisers to tap into the 200 million consumers Live Nation delivers annually through its live event and digital platforms. For additional information, visit www.livenation.com/investors.