DUBAI'S CLASSIC ROCK EXPERIENCE FESTIVAL:
A ROCK SPECTACLE LIKE NO OTHER!
Dubai is set to host an electrifying music extravaganza that will send classic rock enthusiasts into a frenzy. The Classic Rock Experience Festival, scheduled for January 26 and 27, 2024, promises two unforgettable nights filled with iconic rock anthems, electrifying performances, and a level of excitement that's beyond comparison. Located at The Agenda in Media City, this event is not your average tribute show; it's a real live experience like no other.
TWO NIGHTS, SIX ACTS:
THE ULTIMATE ROCK EXTRAVAGANZA
The Classic Rock Experience Festival spans over two nights, ensuring that rock aficionados get a double dose of their favorite hits. Each night features three #1 international tribute acts, bringing the total to six remarkable acts over the course of the festival. With a lineup that includes tributes to AC/DC, U2, Deep Purple, Black Sabbath, Aerosmith, and Bon Jovi, attendees can expect nothing less than a high-octane musical journey through the golden age of classic rock.
Get ready for an electrifying experience as the 2024 lineup showcases the absolute crème de la crème of tribute bands, hailed as the unrivaled maestros in paying homage to the timeless icons of classic rock! These phenomenal bands boast a wealth of experience, having rocked stages across the globe, from North America to international hotspots. With a track record of setting festivals ablaze and turning venues into sold-out spectacles, these musical virtuosos are set to transport you into the heart and soul of legendary rock performances!
SONS OF SABBATH
Sons of Sabbath, the most authentic Ozzy Osbourne / Black Sabbath tribute in North America, led by Rod since 1989. He's met Ozzy multiple times, gaining his blessing for the tribute. Rod's meticulous attention to detail, from physical likeness to vocals, costumes, and gestures, ensures an immersive experience. With an arsenal of memorabilia and authentic replication, they deliver tight, genuine performances that even hardcore fans appreciate. Reviewers and audiences alike have praised their remarkable dedication and ability to make fans forget they're watching a tribute.
SMOKE ON THE WATER
Smoke on the Water captures the essence of Deep Purple's iconic hard rock sound, performing all the classics from 'Smoke on the Water' to 'Stormbringer.' This authentic, high-energy show is brought to life by seasoned musicians with a lifelong dedication to the Deep Purple experience. Take a trip back to the late '60s and relive the glory days of classic rock with this spectacular performance.
Since '94, Hells-Bells has been the globe's longest-touring AC/DC tribute. With thousands of concerts under their belt, they embody the essence of rock 'n' roll defined by AC/DC over the last 50 years. From the iconic Marshall amps to the signature schoolboy attire, their high-energy show captures the true spirit, sound, and look of AC/DC. It's an unmissable experience!
Aeroforce emerged in the early 90s, founded by die-hard Aerosmith enthusiasts Bob Gregory and Paul Gayne. For nearly three decades, they've embodied the essence of Aerosmith—capturing the look, sound, and atmosphere that fans love. They've rocked arenas, theaters, and festivals across North America, sharing stages with icons like Vince Neil, Night Ranger, and more. Their performances have graced exclusive after-show parties with guests like Jackyl and Cheap Trick, earning praise from none other than Steven Tyler himself, who dubbed them.
KEEP THE FAITH
Keep the Faith – A Tribute to Bon Jovi celebrates its 17th year, dedicated to delivering an authentic Bon Jovi concert experience. With over 600 performances, they've recreated Bon Jovi's sound, appearance, and moves, making waves at a large outdoor show in Seaside Heights, New Jersey, endorsed by a close friend of BON JOVI's key player in both 2019 and 2022.
The International U2 Tribute, Desire, mesmerizes audiences with their passion and authenticity, embodying U2’s soul and spirit. Friends since high school, they've honed their craft over years, delivering three decades of U2's 'Magnificent' music. Tim, drawing from extensive experience in original and cover bands, embodies Bono's charisma with captivating authenticity. As a dominant force on stage, his influences include U2 and The Beatles, enhancing each performance.
A Multi-Tiered Experience
The festival's ticketing scheme is designed to cater to various preferences and budgets, making it accessible to a wide range of music lovers. Tickets are sold per night, allowing attendees to choose whether they want to attend one or both nights of the festival. For those looking to make the most of the experience, purchasing tickets for both nights ensures a complete immersion into the classic rock world.
The festival introduces a new ticketing structure with four distinct waves:
Early Bird Waves 1 & 2: Secure your tickets early and at a discounted rate during the first two waves of early bird pricing. This is a great opportunity for dedicated classic rock fans to make their reservations ahead of time.
Normal Pricing Wave: Following the early bird phases, the festival offers a standard pricing wave, which still provides excellent value for the incredible lineup awaiting attendees.
On-the-Day Pricing wave: For those who like to live on the edge or decide to join the fun at the last minute, regular tickets will be available online until 6:00 pm on the days of the event. However, tickets purchased at the door will incur a higher price, so planning ahead is encouraged to secure the best deals.
The Venue: The Agenda in Media City
The Classic Rock Experience Festival will unfold at The Agenda, an ideal venue for this unforgettable journey through rock history. Located in Media City, it offers an intimate yet dynamic setting for the festival, ensuring an up-close and personal experience with your favorite classic rock hits.
Don't miss the chance to immerse yourself in the nostalgia and energy of classic rock's greatest hits, brought to life by top-tier tribute acts. The Classic Rock Experience Festival is set to be a two-night extravaganza that will leave you exhilarated and yearning for more.
So mark your calendars for January 26 and 27, 2024, and secure your tickets early to relive the classic rock era at the Classic Rock Experience Festival in Dubai. It's more than just a tribute; it's a real live experience you won't want to miss.
Q1: When and where is the Classic Rock Experience Festival happening?
A1: The Classic Rock Experience Festival will take place on 26th and 27th of January 2024 at The Agenda - Dubai Media City.
Q2: How can I purchase tickets for the festival?
A2: Tickets can be purchased online through our official website "Tickets Pages". We also offer on-site ticket sales, but we recommend buying in advance to secure your spot and to avoid price increase.
Q3: Are there age restrictions for the festival?
A3: The Classic Rock Experience Festival is not an all-ages event. It is restricted to over 21+.
Q4: Can I bring my own food and beverages to the festival?
A4: Outside food and beverages are not allowed. There will be a variety of food and drink vendors inside the venue offering a diverse range of options including hard liquor and soft drinks.
Q5: Are pets allowed at the festival?
A5: Unfortunately, pets are not allowed at the venue including service animals.
Q6: Can I see a schedule of performances for the festival?
A6: The festival schedule, including the lineup of performances, are posted on our website.
Q7: Are there any VIP or special packages available?
A7: Yes, we offer VIP packages that include exclusive amenities and access. Click here for details and availability.
Q8: Is there parking available at the festival?
A8: Yes, there will be designated parking areas. We recommend carpooling or using public transportation to ease congestion.
Q9: What amenities are available for attendees with disabilities?
A9: The festival is wheelchair accessible, and we provide additional accommodations for attendees with disabilities. Please contact us in advance for specific requests.
Q10: Can I bring a camera or recording device to the festival?
A10: Personal cameras and recording devices are allowed, but professional equipment may require special permission.
Q11: What happens if it rains?
A11: The festival is taking place in an indoor venue, therefore, rain or shine the show will go on.
Q12: How can I stay updated on festival news and announcements?
A12: Follow us on social media and subscribe to our newsletter for the latest updates, announcements, and important information leading up to the Classic Rock Experience Festival.