DAUGHTRY to Perform Live Acoustic Set at The Beatles REVOLUTION Lounge in Las Vegas

March 24, 2008
Charity auction of tickets to benefit the ONE Campaign (ONE.org)

Grammy-nominated 19/RCA recording artist DAUGHTRY will perform a live acoustic set at The Beatles REVOLUTION Lounge at The Mirage Sunday, April 13. All proceeds from the ticket sales will go to the ONE Campaign (ONE.org) to fight the emergency of global AIDS and extreme poverty. DAUGHTRY will perform hits from their self-titled album.

Two hundred tickets to the performance will be auctioned on eBay March 24 to March 31. The bidding will begin at 7 p.m. PDT, to access the auction site, click http://www.ebay.com/daughtry; must be 21 years or older to enter. The auction is being managed on eBay Giving Works by Auction Cause, a premier online auction management agency specializing in high-profile design, strategy, and cause marketing for corporations and nonprofits worldwide.

Portions of this very special performance, sponsored in part by the Rhapsody® digital music service, will later be made available for DAUGHTRY fans to enjoy on-demand at Rhapsody.com/Daughtry and on RollingStone.com.

"We are really excited about this acoustic show at the REVOLUTION lounge. It is a chance to share a special evening with our fans and raise money for a great cause, ONE.org," says Chris Daughtry.

David Saltz, Executive Producer and Stirling McIlwaine, Co-Executive Producer.


Anointed as the quickest selling rock debut in Soundscan history, DAUGHTRY landed the "#1 top selling album in the country" title twice, selling over 3 million copies in 2007 making them the best selling band of that year according to Billboard. DAUGHTRY continues to reign in 2008 closing in on 4 million copies sold with an opening slot on the Bon Jovi tour and a new single "Feels Like Tonight." Work will soon begin on their sophomore release.

  Chris Daughtry -- Vocals
  Josh Paul -- Bass
  Joey Barnes -- Drums
  Brian Craddock -- Guitar
  Josh Steely -- Guitar


ONE is a global advocacy and campaigning organization that works to foster significant, lasting improvements in the lives of the world's most vulnerable people -- those struggling to survive extreme, brutal poverty and preventable disease. From national capitals to small communities, ONE works to educate, motivate, and mobilize people to build political will on issues where the greatest difference can be made. ONE's millions of members are at the core of this effort, working to ensure that the voices of the world's poorest people are heard.


The Beatles REVOLUTION Lounge marks the first time that The Beatles company, Apple Corps Ltd., have agreed to a major nightlife partnership. The first nightlife experience created by Cirque du Soleil, REVOLUTION Lounge at The Mirage blends cutting-edge interactive design, art and sound in a contemporary interpretation of The Beatles era. REVOLUTION, which is quickly becoming the Las Vegas Strip's most intimate venue for live music, hosts the country's hottest indie and alternative bands on stage inside the Lounge every Tuesday for Live@REVOLUTION.


Rhapsody®, the exclusive digital music service for RealNetworks® and MTV Networks', delivers five million songs a day to music lovers through more consumer touch points than any other digital music service. Through partnerships with industry leaders like TiVo, Philips, SanDisk, Logitech and Sonos, Rhapsody has created a complete digital music experience on the PC, throughout the home and on the go. Rhapsody offers consumers unlimited access to millions of songs, professionally programmed music channels and exclusive content from MTV Networks' premier MTV, VH1 and CMT music brands.

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SOURCE: The Mirage

CONTACT: Erin Randell, MGM MIRAGE Public Relations, +1-702-650-7562,
erandell@mgmmirage.com; or Cara Luttrell, Cirque du Soleil Public Relations,
+1-702-692-8335, cara.luttrell@cirquedusoleil.com; or Sherry Ring, Ring PR,
+1-561-622-3004, sherryring@ringpr.net; or Taylor Royle, One.org,
+1-202-215-2003, Taylor.royle@one.org; or Ronda Scott of RealNetworks,
+1-415-934-2016, rscott@real.com

Web site: http://www.ebay.com/daughtry