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Monday, November 20, 2017

PBS TO HONOR TONY BENNETT IN MUSIC SPECIAL WITH STAR-STUDDED PERFORMANCES FROM MICHAEL BUBLÉ, MICHAEL FEINSTEIN, JOSH GROBAN, VANESSA WILLIAMS AND MANY MORE, HOSTED BY BRUCE WILLIS — Latest From “The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song” Also to Feature Brian Stokes Mitchell, Chris Botti, Savion Glover, Wé McDonald and Wynton Marsalis, Airing January 12, 2018 on PBS

Tony and Peachy

Sharon Percy Rockefeller, president and CEO of WETA Washington, D.C., today announced the talent and broadcast plans for “Tony Bennett: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song,” a PBS music special honoring Tony Bennett’s receipt of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. The program will premiere Friday, January 12, 2018 at 9 p.m. ET on PBS stations nationwide (check local listings). The program will also be broadcast at a later date via the American Forces Network to American service men and women and civilians at U.S. Department of Defense locations around the world. Tony Bennett is the first “interpretive singer” to be the recipient of the Gershwin Prize.

The event, taping on November 15, 2017 at the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C., will feature performances by Bennett, as well as Chris Botti, Michael Bublé, Michael Feinstein, Savion Glover, Josh Groban, Wé McDonald, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Vanessa Williams and a special presentation by Wynton Marsalis — with Bruce Willis as host and Gregg Field as music director (program subject to change). During the event, Bennett will be presented the Gershwin Prize by Carla Hayden, Librarian of Congress, and a delegation of Members of Congress.

The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song is named in honor of the legendary songwriting team George and Ira Gershwin. The prize is given annually to a composer or performer whose lifetime contributions exemplify the standard of excellence associated with the Gershwins. The Gershwin Prize was first awarded to Paul Simon in 2007, followed by Stevie Wonder in 2009, Sir Paul McCartney in 2010, the songwriting team of Burt Bacharach and Hal David in 2012, Carole King in 2013, Billy Joel in 2014, Willie Nelson in 2015 and Smokey Robinson in 2016.

Bennett is an artist for all ages whose interpretations and re-interpretations have introduced new generations to the Great American Songbook. He is one of a handful of artists to have new albums charting in seven consecutive decades, beginning in the 1950s through the 2010s. Bennett celebrated his 90th birthday on August 3, and the milestone was highlighted with the broadcast of a television special, the release of a new CD and book, and the lighting of the Empire State Building honoring his musical legacy.

“WETA is proud to bring this year’s special performance honoring Tony Bennett to the American people in collaboration with the Library of Congress,” noted Rockefeller. “Sharing these special musical events with the wide public television audience across this country is our continuing honor.”

“Tony Bennett’s extraordinary career has left an indelible mark on music and culture in America,” said Paula A. Kerger, president and CEO of PBS. “As part of our commitment to present the best of the arts to the American public, PBS and our member stations are honored to recognize Tony’s contributions and share his cultural legacy.”

“CPB is pleased to support this program, celebrating and sharing with all Americans Tony Bennett’s enduring musical legacy,” said Patricia Harrison, president and CEO of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. “Broadcast of the Gershwin Prize is part of public media’s mission to provide high-quality content that educates, informs, engages, and inspires audiences of all generations.”

“Tony Bennett is one of the most accomplished and beloved artists of our time,” said Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden. “His staying power is a testament to the enduring appeal of the Great American Songbook the Gershwins helped write, and his ability to collaborate with new generations of music icons has been a gift to music lovers of all ages.”

No one in American popular music has recorded for so long and at such a high level of excellence as Tony Bennett. His initial successes came via a string of Columbia singles in the early 1950s, including such chart-toppers as “Because of You,” “Rags to Riches” and a remake of Hank Williams’ “Cold, Cold Heart.” He has had 24 songs in the Top 40, including “I Wanna Be Around,” “The Good Life,” “Who Can I Turn To (When Nobody Needs Me)” and his signature song, “I Left My Heart in San Francisco,” which garnered two GRAMMY Awards.

In the last 10 years alone, Bennett has sold 10 million records. He has received 19 GRAMMY Awards, including a 2001 Lifetime Achievement Award and a 1995 GRAMMY for Album of the Year for his MTV Unplugged, which introduced him to a whole new generation. Later, his 2006 Duets: An American Classic was released, featuring performances with Sir Paul McCartney, Elton John, Bono and others, winning three GRAMMY Awards and going on to be one of the best-selling CDs of the year and of Bennett’s career. The follow-up, the 2011 Duets II, debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard album charts, making Bennett the oldest artist — at the age of 85 — to achieve this in the history of recorded music. He broke this record three years later with his 2014 collaboration with Lady Gaga, Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga: Cheek to Cheek, which also debuted at No. 1 when he was 88.

Bennett was born in 1926 in Queens, New York. His father died when he was 10 years old and his mother, Anna, raised Tony and his older brother and sister, John and Mary. Bennett attended the High School of Industrial Arts in Manhattan, where he nurtured his two passions, singing and painting. From the radio, he developed a love of music listening to Bing Crosby, Louis Armstrong and James Durante. Bennett is also a World War II veteran who fought in the Battle of the Bulge and participated in the liberation of a concentration camp. He marched with Martin Luther King, Jr. in Selma to support civil rights. He has performed for 11 U.S. presidents. The United Nations has named him a Citizen of the World as one of its foremost ambassadors. Among his honors, Bennett has been a Kennedy Center honoree (2005), an NEA Jazz Master (2006), and received Billboard magazine’s Century Award (2006).

Bennett and the other performing artists will be joined by a house band led by Gregg Field (Music Director/Drums), and including Shelly Berg (Piano), Nathan East (Bass), Edwin Bonilla (Percussion), Dean Parks (Guitar), Randy Waldman (Keys), Aaron Broadus (Trumpet/Flugelhorn), Fred Irby, III (Trumpet/Flugelhorn), Joe Jackson (Trombone), Brent Birckhead (Alto Saxophone/Flute/Alto Flute) and Scott Silbert (Tenor Saxophone/Flute/Alto Flute). Accompanying Tony Bennett will be Tom Ranier (Piano), Gray Sargent (Guitar), Harold Jones (Drums) and Marshall Wood (Bass).

“The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song” has been produced by WETA for PBS since 2007, with the support of PBS and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. From June 2007 to the most recent broadcast in February 2017, these events have honored the musical genius of Paul Simon, Stevie Wonder, Sir Paul McCartney, Burt Bacharach and Hal David, Carole King, Billy Joel, Willie Nelson, and Smokey Robinson. The talented line-ups celebrating the honorees have included Yolanda Adams, Marc Anthony, Tony Bennett, Boyz II Men, Wayne Brady, Edie Brickell, Leon Bridges, Elvis Costello, Gloria Estefan, Ana Gabriel, CeeLo Green, Faith Hill, Jamey Johnson, the Jonas Brothers, Diana Krall, Cyndi Lauper, Lyle Lovett, Martina McBride, John Mellencamp, Micah Nelson and Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Corinne Bailey Rae, LeAnn Rimes, Emeli Sandé, Jerry Seinfeld, Kevin Spacey, Esperanza Spalding, James Taylor, Jack White, Will.i.am, Stevie Wonder, Neil Young and Buckwheat Zydeco.

“Tony Bennett: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song” is a co-production of WETA Washington, D.C., Bounce AEG and The Library of Congress. The executive producers are Dalton Delan, Carla Hayden and Michael Strunsky. The producers are Bounce’s Tim Swift, Kristi Foley and, for the Library of Congress, Susan H. Vita. The director is Leon Knoles. The music director is Gregg Field. “Tony Bennett: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song” is made possible through the generous support of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, PBS, and public television viewers. Funding is also provided by The James Madison Council of the Library of Congress, The Ira and Leonore Gershwin Fund, and The Leonore S. Gershwin Trust for the benefit of The Library of Congress Trust Fund Board. Air transportation is provided by United Airlines.

For more information about “Tony Bennett: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song,” visit www.pbs.org/Gershwin-Prize. An electronic press kit, including downloadable talent photos for promotional use, is available at www.pressroom.pbs.org. To follow “The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song” on Twitter, use hashtag #PBSGershwin. More information on the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song can also be found at www.loc.gov/about/awards-and-honors/gershwin-prize/.

WETA Washington, D.C., is one of the largest producing stations of new content for public television in the United States. Other WETA productions and co-productions include “PBS NewsHour,” “Washington Week,” “The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize,” “In Performance at the White House” and documentaries by filmmaker Ken Burns and scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr. The WETA studios and administrative offices are located in Arlington, Virginia. More information on WETA and its programs and services is available at www.weta.org.

Bounce AEG is an award-winning broadcast production division of The Anschutz Entertainment Group, the world’s leading sports and entertainment company. In addition to this year’s production of “The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song,” and previous years’ specials honoring Billy Joel, Willie Nelson and Smokey Robinson, Bounce AEG has produced one-of-a-kind live events including the annual “MusiCares Person of the Year” special during GRAMMY Week, “The National Christmas Tree Lighting” and several episodes of the acclaimed PBS series “In Performance at the White House.” The Bounce team also specializes in brand integration and marketing — working with high-end luxury firms on launching and maintaining their overall brand status. Tim Swift is founder and CEO. More information about Bounce AEG is available at www.bounceaeg.com.

The Library of Congress is the world’s largest library, offering access to the creative record of the United States—and extensive materials from around the world—both onsite and online. It is the main research arm of the U.S. Congress and the home of the U.S. Copyright Office. Explore collections, reference services and other programs and plan a visit at loc.gov, access the official site for U.S. federal legislative information at congress.gov and register creative works of authorship at copyright.gov.

PBS, with nearly 350 member stations, offers all Americans the opportunity to explore new ideas and new worlds through television and digital content. Each month, PBS reaches nearly 100 million people through television and nearly 28 million people online, inviting them to experience the worlds of science, history, nature and public affairs; to hear diverse viewpoints; and to take front row seats to world-class drama and performances. PBS’ broad array of programs has been consistently honored by the industry’s most coveted award competitions. Teachers of children from pre-K through 12th grade turn to PBS for digital content and services that help bring classroom lessons to life. Decades of research confirms that PBS’ premier children’s media service, PBS KIDS, helps children build critical literacy, math and social-emotional skills, enabling them to find success in school and life. Delivered through member stations, PBS KIDS offers high-quality educational content on TV – including a new 24/7 channel, online at pbskids.org, via an array of mobile apps and in communities across America. More information about PBS is available at www.pbs.org, one of the leading dot-org websites on the internet, or by following PBS on Twitter, Facebook or through our apps for mobile and connected devices

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), a private, nonprofit corporation created by Congress in 1967, is the steward of the federal government’s investment in public broadcasting. It helps support the operations of nearly 1,500 locally owned and operated public television and radio stations nationwide. CPB is also the largest single source of funding for research, technology, and program development for public radio, television and related online services. More information about CPB is available at www.cpb.org.


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Mover and Shaker Picture of the Week: Culinary King Sal Scognamillo Third Generation Owner and Executive Chef of Patsy's Italian Restaurant THE ONE AND ONLY with Jake LaMotta! "The Raging Bull"

Sal and Jake LaMotta!
Sal is a Mover and Shaker!
Sal is a Culinary King!

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Cruising Peachy: Glickenhaus Unveils SCG 004S A fully legal race car for the road

Glickenhaus tells Whom You Know: 
In 2005 we told Andrea Pininfarina we wanted to build a modern homage to our P3/4:
18 months later we unveiled Ferrari P 4/5 by Pininfarina.
In 2009 we told Peter Geishecker we were going to build and race a car at the 24 Hours of Nurburgring:
18 months later we unveiled and raced the 24 hours of Nurburgring with P 4/5C.
In 2011 we told the world we were converting P 4/5C into a hybrid race car:
6 months later we finished First in Class at the 24 Hours of Nurburgring and won an FIA World Championship Cup for Alternative Energies.
In 2013 we told the world we were designing a road/race car from the ground up:
18 months later our factory and a customer’s SCG 003C raced the 24 Hours of Nurburgring and our factory car took First in Class.
In 2017 a customer’s SCG 003C took the pole at the 24 Hours of Nurburgring and finished First in Class.
On November 17, 2017 we are unveiling our latest model, SCG 004S:
18 months later we will have delivered 25 car Founders Edition road cars, be racing the 24 Hours of Nurburgring, and have scaled our production to be able to produce 250 cars per year, manufactured in the United States of America under our approved NHTSA Low Volume Manufactures Status. We also plan to offer GT3 and GTE/GTLM competition versions of SCG 004.




Specs:
• Carbon fiber chassis and body
• Weight around 2600 pounds
• Three seats, driver center
• 5 liter TT engine around 650HP and 720 NM of torque, red line around 8200rpm
• Manual 6-speed gearbox with clutch pedal standard
• Paddle shift 2 pedal optional
• Natural/tinted carbon fiber optional
• Designed and manufactured in the United States of America
• Sold by SCG as a turn key car with 17 digit VIN number under our NHTSA Low Volume Manufactures Status
• Safety and emissions compliant in the United States as required by NHTSA Low Volume Manufacture guidelines
• Base price $400k
• Running prototype Mid 2018
• Founders Edition 25 cars deliveries 2018-2019
• Gearing up to deliver 250 cars 2020-2021

To Order:
• Pre Order Purchase Option requires 40K against purchase price upon signing
• For a Pre Order Purchase Option contact Jim Glickenhaus at jim@SCGcars.com
• Dealerships interested in offering SCG cars in the United States contact Jesse Glickenhaus at jesse@SCGcars.com

November 17, 2017
Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus is an approved NHTSA United States Low Volume Manufacturer with racing in our blood. Racing pushes us to build cars that can run flat all out for 24 hours, compete with the best, and are fun to drive on the road. While racing P4/5C and SCG 003C have been the adventure of a lifetime, and we will
continue to race the 003C, and deliver 003S road cars, our dream is to race Le Mans. Our new goal is to build a car to enable us to race GTE/GTLM/GT3 at the 24 Hours of Nurburgring, Daytona, Sebring, and ultimately Le Mans. In order to race these classes, SCG needs to scale, which is why we have developed and our proud to unveil the 004S, a road legal car in the United States with a 17 digit vin code under NHTSA’s Low Volume Manufacture guidelines.

A few weeks ago SCG leaked images of its new model our our Facebook pagehttps://www.facebook.com/ScuderiaCameronGlickenhaus?notif_t=page_new_likesThe images have generated overwhelming interest and a number of of people have already ordered, signed Purchase Option Agreements, and sent in deposits.

The first 25 Founders Edition SCG 004S are scheduled for delivery in 2018-2019, and will go to passionate SCG supporters who will drive them and give SCG feedback which will help to make them great cars. It appears that the Founders Edition 004S will sell out soon.

Based on the overwhelming response from customers and automotive suppliers around the world, SCG is scaling our production so that in 2019-2020 we will be able to produce 250 cars. SCG is in discussions with several multi-billion dollar automotive suppliers who are interested in partnering with SCG to help us reach this scale. We will be announcing several of these alliances over the next year. Furthermore, SCG will be developing a dealer network to help expand our sales and service starting in 2019. Dealers who may be interested in carrying SCG Cars should contact:
Jesse Glickenhaus: jesse@scgcars.com

Because of demand, SCG will immediately accept Purchase Options on the 2019-2020 run of SCG 004S. Individuals who are interested in obtaining a Purchase Option should contact:
James Glickenhaus: jim@SCGcars.com


Our team
Chief Engineer: Olivier Thomas, Detroit, Michigan
A graduate of an aeronautic engineering school (ESTACA) in Paris, France, followed his dream and landed his first job at MATRA (F1 and Le Mans racing fame), then at Peugeot Racing. Racing cars run in his veins. After working at GM, Alfa, Honda, and FCA, Olivier landed at McLaren in 2008. He worked on their F1 Cars and developed the 12C and P1 Road Cars.
Fast forward to 2017, he has multiple championships on his resume and experience in designing cars in aluminum and Carbon Fiber. Olivier is now embarking on a new dream: Chief Engineer for the development of the SCG 004S in his new home in Michigan.

Head Designer: Michael Young, Columbus, Ohio
With a degree in industrial design at Columbus College of Art and Design (CCAD), Michael began his career as a product designer, launching numerous national products, and moving into automotive design.
“Working with the kind of experience, insight, and the general car-sage status of Jim, Olivier and the rest of the team is an exceptional privilege.”

Composite Manufacturer: Fast Forward Composites, Bristol, Rhode Island
Launched in 2015, with a focus on designing and building a luxury carbon fiber catamaran with latest in foil and wing racing technology, Fast Forward Composites has grown into a leading boutique composite shop. We are skilled at supporting projects across the marine, aerospace and automotive industries.
"We're delighted to apply our expertise with high strength, lightweight composites to Jim Glickenhaus' ambitious project to deliver an innovative American made supercar that will compete with the best the world has to offer." - Tommy Gonzalez, President Fast Forward Composites

Model Manufacturer: Geoff Combs, Winchester, Ohio
Geoff is an aviator and innovator. When he couldn’t find the perfect remote control airplanes he created them, eventually building and flying his own airplane. His company, Aerosport Modeling & Design creates scale models for aerospace and other industries.

Managing Director: Jesse Glickenhaus
Jesse is a teacher and manager of projects. The Ambassador of Palau told Jesse who was starting as a climate change advisory to “make sure Palau’s interests were represented at the United Nations.” That was in February 2006. By June 3, 2009 Jesse had written, advocated for, and passed the first ever United Nations General
Assembly Resolution stating that climate change threatened international peace and security, all because it threatened Palau’s coral reef ecosystems.

Founder: Jim Glickenhaus
Jim Glickenhaus has dreamed of Le Mans since he was a ten-year-old boy, riding his bike12 miles in the rain to see the latest sports racing cars at Mr. Chinetti’s dealership.

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#NHLPeachy Teravainen, Andersen and MacKinnon Named NHL ‘Three Stars’ of the Week


Carolina Hurricanes left wing Teuvo Teravainen, Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Frederik Andersen and Colorado Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon have been named the NHL’s “Three Stars” for the week ending Nov. 19.

FIRST STAR – TEUVO TERAVAINEN, LW, CAROLINA HURRICANES

Teravainen led the NHL with five goals and 10 points in four games (5-5—10) to propel the Hurricanes (9-6-4, 22 points) to a trio of victories. He posted 3-1—4, his first career hat trick and second career four-point performance, in a 5-1 triumph over the Dallas Stars Nov. 13. Teravainen then registered two assists in a 6-4 loss to the New York Islanders Nov. 16 and one helper in a 3-1 win against the Buffalo Sabres Nov. 18. He capped the week with 2-1—3, his third three-point outing of the campaign, in a 4-2 victory over the Islanders Nov. 19. The 23-year-old Helsinki, Finland, native paces the Hurricanes with 8-11—19 in 19 contests this season, nearly half his career-high point total from 2016-17 (15-27—42 in 81 GP).

SECOND STAR – FREDERIK ANDERSEN, G, TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS

Andersen was perfect in two starts, stopping all 75 shots he faced to help the Maple Leafs (14-7-0, 28 points) extend their winning streak to six games. He made a season-high 42 saves in a 1-0 overtime victory against the New Jersey Devils Nov. 16, followed by 33 stops in a 6-0 triumph over the Montreal Canadiens Nov. 18 – the second time he has earned consecutive shutouts in his career (also Jan. 23-25, 2017). The 28-year-old Herning, Denmark, native shares first place in the NHL with three shutouts and ranks second with 12 wins in 18 appearances this season, compiling a 2.88 goals-against average and .914 save percentage.

THIRD STAR – NATHAN MacKINNON, C, COLORADO AVALANCHE

MacKinnon collected 2-5—7 in three games to power the Avalanche (10-8-1, 21 points) to a pair of wins. He established career highs with four assists and five points in a 6-2 victory against the Washington Capitals Nov. 16. After being held off the scoresheet in a 5-2 loss to the Nashville Predators Nov. 18, MacKinnon bounced back with the primary assist on the tying goal in the final minute of regulation and then the overtime winner in a 4-3 victory over the Detroit Red Wings Nov. 19. The 22-year-old Halifax, N.S., native leads the Avalanche with 7-15—22 in 19 outings this season, including 6‑11—17 in his past nine games.



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#NHLPeachy #StadiumSeries 2019 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series to Feature Philadelphia Flyers Against Pittsburgh Penguins at Lincoln Financial Field Part Two in the Outdoor Battle for Pennsylvania

2019 COORS LIGHT NHL STADIUM SERIES LINCOLN FINANCIAL FIELD PITTSBURGH PENGUINS PHILADELPHIA FLYERS

The National Hockey League (NHL®) announced today that the Philadelphia Flyers® will play host to the Pittsburgh Penguins® outdoors at Lincoln Financial Field, home of the NFL’s Philadelphia Eagles, on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, as part of the 2019 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series™.

This will be part two in the outdoor “Battle for Pennsylvania.” The Penguins took round one in 2017, playing to a crowd of more than 67,000 at Heinz Field when they edged out the Flyers in a 4-2 win. The game will be the Flyers fourth regular-season appearance outdoors, and the Penguins fifth such game. The 2019 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series™ will mark the sixth consecutive year that Coors Light has been the title partner.

“The Penguins and Flyers will renew one of our League’s fiercest rivalries in this Coors Light NHL Stadium Series match-up,” NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said. “Lincoln Financial Field will provide a perfect setting for these cross-state opponents and their passionate fan-bases.”

“Coors Light knows that challenges are opportunities to reach new heights. And, there’s nothing that captures that spirit like facing off with your rivals in the elements,” Coors Light Vice President of Marketing Ryan Marek said. “We can’t wait to offer consumers the World’s Most Refreshing Beer as they watch the Penguins and Flyers continue this amazing tradition, joining in with players and fans alike to celebrate the climb to victory.”

The Keystone State rivals have met 281 times in the regular season since joining the NHL together in 1967-68, with Philadelphia holding a 344-233 edge in points (PHI: 153-90-38—344, PIT: 98-146-37—233). They also have faced off six times in the Stanley Cup® Playoffs, with the Flyers winning four of those series, including their most recent match up in the 2012 Eastern Conference Quarterfinals.

“On behalf of the Philadelphia Flyers, we are thrilled to host the 2019 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series at Lincoln Financial Field”, said Philadelphia Flyers President, Paul Holmgren. The stadium, voted one of the best in the NFL, offers excellent sight lines so every fan attending will have a great view to enjoy the game. We are proud to be able to showcase our city, fans and team for such a great event.”

“It’s always a special opportunity to take the game back to its roots and have NHL players skate outdoors,” said Pittsburgh Penguins President and CEO, David Morehouse. “We competed against the Flyers outdoors at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh 2017 and look forward to completing the in-state ‘home-and-home’ series at Lincoln Financial Field in 2019. It should be a great atmosphere.”

"Over the years, players who have had the opportunity to hit the ice outdoors in a regular season game have always described it as one of their career highlights," said NHLPA Special Assistant to the Executive Director, Mathieu Schneider. "There is no doubt that the Penguins and Flyersplayers will put on a great show for the passionate fans in Philadelphia, and those watching at home, adding to the history between these two teams." 

The Flyers and Penguins continue to feature some of the League’s top talent. Philadelphia is led by Hart Trophy finalist Claude Giroux, NHL All-Star Shayne Gostisbehere and 2017 NHL All-Star MVP Wayne Simmonds. The Penguins are led by captain Sidney Crosby, a two-time winner of both the Hart Trophy and Conn Smythe Trophy, Evgeni Malkin, winner of both the Hart Trophy and Conn Smythe Trophy, and defenseman Kris Letang,a three-time NHL All-Star. Each player has won three Stanley Cup® Championships with the Penguins.

The game will be broadcast live on NBC in the United States and on Sportsnet and TVA Sports in Canada. Additional details on the 2019 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series™ including ticket information, special events and further television broadcasting information will be released at a later date. NHL Social™ will have exclusive coverage on all social platforms, and those looking to join the conversation can use the official hashtag NHL #StadiumSeries.

NHL, the NHL Shield, and the word mark and image of the Stanley Cup are registered trademarks and NHL Stadium Series name and logo and NHL Social are trademarks of the National Hockey League. NHL and NHL team marks are the property of the NHL and its teams.© NHL 2017. All Rights Reserved.

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#NHLPeachy #WinterClassic 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic to Highlight Original Six Showdown Between Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins at Notre Dame Stadium NHL Brings New Year’s Day Game to Iconic Stadium, Home to the Fighting Irish

The 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic® will feature the Chicago Blackhawks® and Boston Bruins® outdoors on Jan. 1, 2019 at Notre Dame Stadium, home of the University of Notre Dame Fighting Irish, the National Hockey League (NHL®) announced today.

The New Year’s Day matchup will be Chicago’s fourth NHL Winter Classic appearance and Boston’s third. The Chicago Blackhawks previous appearances in the NHL Winter Classic include the 2009 NHL Winter Classic against the Detroit Red Wings at Wrigley Field (6-4 loss); a road trip to play the Washington Capitals in 2015 at Nationals Park (3-2 loss); and a matchup against the St. Louis Blues in 2017 at Busch Stadium (4-1 loss). The Boston Bruins were the home club in their two NHL Winter Classic games; a 2-1 overtime win against the Philadelphia Flyers at Fenway Park in 2010 and a 5-1 loss to the Montreal Canadiens in 2016 at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough.

“The Blackhawks and Bruins, two of our most historic franchises, will be meeting outdoors for the first time at the 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic,” NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said. “Notre Dame Stadium, with its capacity approaching 80,000, will provide an ideal setting for this ground-breaking event and will host the largest live audience ever to witness a game by either of these teams.”

The 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic® will be broadcast live on NBC, Sportsnet and TVA Sports. Additional details including game time, ticket information and other events surrounding the game will be announced in the coming months and available at NHL.com/WinterClassic2019.NHL Social™ will have exclusive coverage on all social platforms using the hashtag NHL #WinterClassic.

“The Chicago Blackhawks are honored to be participating in this marquee event at an iconic venue like Notre Dame Stadium,” said John McDonough, President & CEO of the Chicago Blackhawks. “The University of Notre Dame has strong alumni roots in both Chicago and Boston, and, with an established rivalry between the Blackhawks and Bruins, fans will be treated to an exciting game in a unique atmosphere. We appreciate the invitation to the game and look forward to what will be a great day for both franchises and the National Hockey League.”

“The Boston Bruins are excited to be playing in the 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic against another storied Original Six franchise, the Chicago Blackhawks,” said Bruins President Cam Neely. “The rich history of Notre Dame Stadium is well documented, and our team looks forward to playing at such an iconic venue. We hope that by participating in these large scale and unique NHL events we can bring Bruins fans new hockey experiences, and that we can use these opportunities to help grow our great game and attract new fans.”


The 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic® will showcase a host of the top talent in the NHL. The Blackhawks boast NHL All-Stars, captainJonathan Toews, Corey Crawford, Patrick Kane, and Duncan Keith, who have been a core of their three recent Stanley Cup Championships (2009-10, 2012-13, 2014-15). Four Bruins players remain from the team that faced off both against the Flyers at Fenway Park in 2010 and the Canadiens at Gillette Stadium in 2016: captain Zdeno Chara, forward Patrice Bergeron, forward David Krejci, and goaltender Tuukka Rask. All four players won a Stanley Cup with Boston in 2010-11. In addition, Bruins rookie Anders Bjork was a 2017 All-American at Notre Dame.

“Notre Dame Stadium is truly one of the iconic sports venues in North America, and will provide a unique and exciting backdrop for the Blackhawksand Bruins players, as well as the tens of thousands of fans,” said Don Fehr, NHLPA Executive Director. “We look forward to a great Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic on New Year’s Day in 2019.”


The Original Six™ clubs have had 586 regular-season meetings, with Boston holding a 48-point edge over Chicago since the 1926-1927 season (Chicago 242-263-81—565, Boston 265-238-83—613). They have faced off seven times in the Stanley Cup® Playoffs, five of which theBruins have won. Most recently, the two clubs met in the Stanley Cup® Final in 2013, where Chicago beat Boston in the series 4-2 when Dave Bolland tallied the game-winning goal at 19:01 in the third period of Game 6 – the latest Stanley Cup® game-winner scored in regulation. The two clubs are scheduled to play a home-and-home series on Saturday, March 10 and Sunday, March 11 in Boston and Chicago, respectively, in a pair of matinee games that will be their only meetings of 2017-18.

The 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic® continues the tradition the League established in 2008 of hosting a regular-season outdoor game at the onset of the new year. This game will be the eleventh NHL Winter Classic, the first time that the Blackhawks have faced off against the Bruinsin an outdoor game, and the fourth Original Six matchup (2009, 2014, 2016). Bridgestone, the Official Tire of the NHL® and NHLPA, returns as title sponsor for the tenth consecutive year. Over the past decade, the Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic® has become a tentpole hockey event on the North American sporting calendar, and Bridgestone will be maintaining their partnership with the League through 2021.

“The Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic® is the League’s marquee outdoor game each season and continues to be an incredible showcase for the sport of hockey and the world’s greatest players, who deliver clutch performance when it matters most,” said Phil Pacsi, Vice President of Sports/Events Marketing and Training at Bridgestone Americas. “This event is a centerpiece of our strategic, season-long sports calendar that helps Bridgestone strengthen its relationship with passionate hockey fans in North America and around the world. We’re excited to celebrate our tenth straight year of this partnership with another historic rivalry at one of the most iconic venues in sports.”

The University of Notre Dame was founded in 1842 by Rev. Edward Sorin, C.S.C., with the goal of establishing a great Catholic university in America. On the playing field, the Fighting Irish have been at the forefront, with 28 team national titles. In addition, Notre Dame has led the nation in graduation rates for 11 consecutive years while producing the second-most CoSIDA Academic All-Americans of schools in the NCAA’s Football Bowl Subdivision. Notre Dame Stadium celebrated a new era in 2017 with the completion of the Campus Crossroads Project, which extensively renovated the Stadium while adding three new buildings to the physical plant, creating an unprecedented mix of athletics and academics. Opened in 1930, Notre Dame Stadium has played host to nine consensus national championship teams, seven Heisman Trophy winners and dozens of All-Americans.

Both the Blackhawks and the Bruins have ties to the University of Notre Dame. Current Chicago Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowmangraduated from the University in 1995 and the team has held a portion of their training camp at the school’s Compton Family Ice Arena four times over the past five years (2013-14, 2014-15, 2015-16, 2017-18), while former Boston Bruins forward Dave Poulin played for the Irish from 1978-82 and spent 10 years as head hockey coach at Notre Dame.

“We are very excited to welcome the Chicago Blackhawks, Boston Bruins and NHL to Notre Dame Stadium for the 2019 Bridgestone NHLWinter Classic,” said University of Notre Dame Vice President and James E. Rohr Director of Athletics Jack Swarbrick. “I believe it's only fitting that two of the NHL's legendary Original Six teams will take the ice for the first hockey game in one of America's most iconic athletic facilities. Hosting two franchises with so many connections to Notre Dame also provides a unique opportunity to celebrate our hockey legacy.”

This year’s game will mark the second time the NHL Winter Classic® is being held at a college football stadium, with the iconic New Year’s Day game previously held at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor (2014).

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#CitéMémoire Cité Mémoire: The Adventure Continues at the Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel Our Coverage Sponsored by Bergen Linen


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With the artists Michel Lemieux, Victor Pilon and Michel Marc Bouchard in attendance, Montréal en Histoires, Ivanhoé Cambridge and the Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth hotel unveiled three new tableaux to be projected indoors, additions to Cité Mémoire, which is making its way downtown from Old Montreal. During the event, The Queen Elizabeth in augmented reality was also launched; it is now available in the mobile app Montréal en Histoires.

Agora, Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth (CNW Group/Montréal en Histoires)


These are the first indoor tableaux for Cité Mémoire, the urban multimedia experience inaugurated in May 2016. "The same desire to tell the story of Montreal with a humanist, poetic approach inspired the creation of these new tableaux," stated Michel Lemieux, who added, "The fact that they are projected indoors makes it possible for Montrealers and visitors alike to enjoy the experience day and night, whatever the weather: this is a new way to discover Cité Mémoire."

Following an important transformation conducted by its owner Ivanhoé Cambridge, the Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel reopened its doors last July. The Fairmont invites Montrealers, visitors and tourists to come and discover these new masterpieces that reflect the history of this institution and the city. These new tableaux and this augmented reality experience include the first stop on the Downtown circuit of Montréal en Histoires, which will be deployed in the heart of the metropolis in 2018.

The Cité Mémoire Agora
The Cité Mémoire Agora is a historical tableau continuously projected onto the panoramic walls of the Queen Elizabeth's agora. It is a poetic evocation of the great periods in Montréal's history and some symbolic places and compelling people who used to live there. The multimedia agora is part of the Cité Mémoire project.

Tableau Le Bed-In (Agora)
The bed-in is a historical tableau that emphasizes the war protest movement of the late 60s by illustrating John Lennonand Yoko Ono's stay at the Queen Elizabeth hotel in 1969. The tableau unfolds through immersive projections in the agora.

"We are proud to pay tribute to the Bed-in for Peace and to Give Peace a Chance, the universal anthem of peace and hope composed by John Lennon and Yoko Ono at the Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel in 1969, a song that continues to resonate today, and for always," emphasized Michel Marc Bouchard.

The interactive river (underground passageway leading to Place Ville Marie)
The interactive underground river connecting Place Ville Marie to the Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth hotel symbolizes the time elapsed throughout Montréal's history. It reacts to people walking by, who can interact with its components and generate sea foam, break its ice and move clouds.

The Queen Elizabeth in augmented reality (in the Montréal en Histoires app)
This augmented reality experience makes it possible to relive the spectacular construction of the hotel in accelerated time. Dynamic narration reveals several historical facts, regarding in particular the technological advances at the time and the hospitality protocols required by Queen Elizabeth's visit to Montreal, in addition to an overview of the major encounters and events that have taken place in this landmark establishment.

Cité Mémoire in Numbers
3 new tableaux — the first to be projected indoors
77 projectors installed in the Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel in order to create the Cité Mémoire experience, including 55 in the Agora
More than 150,000 downloads of the Montréal en Histoires app so far
26 Cité Mémoire tableaux deployed in image, word and music on the walls, in the alleys, on the ground and in the trees – and now at the Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel
A total of 156 projectors bring to life the walls of Old Montreal and The Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel 


"These installations perfectly illustrate our vision of enhancing the urban hotel experience, in collaborations with local artists, while contributing to Québec's cultural heritage," said Sylvain Fortier, President, Residential, Hotels and Real Estate Investment Funds at Ivanhoé Cambridge.

"I would like to thank Ivanhoé Cambridge and the Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth hotel for their unwavering confidence in us throughout this incredible project. Montréal en Histoires was able to take its expertise and innovations even further in the realization of this permanent large-scale indoor installation. A resounding bravo to our artists, who, yet again, have created three poetic, deeply moving tableaux. Cité Mémoire at the Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth hotel is a springboard for the development of our projects in downtown Montreal.", stated Martin Laviolette, Director General and Executive Producer of Montréal en Histoires.

About Montréal en Histoires
Montréal en Histoires has the goal of creating various projects to enable Montrealers, visitors and tourists to discover, explore and celebrate Montreal's history. Montréal en Histoires has three main focuses: Cité Mémoire, a large-scale production from Michel Lemieux and Victor Pilon in collaboration with Michel Marc Bouchard; techno-historic tours; and an educational platform to learn about the history of Montreal. It also sets itself apart with its free mobile app, which makes these experiences possible.

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About Ivanhoé Cambridge
Ivanhoé Cambridge, a global real estate industry leader, invests in high-quality properties and real estate companies in select cities around the world. It does so prudently, with a long-term view to generate optimal, risk-adjusted returns. Founded in Quebec in 1953, Ivanhoé Cambridge has built a vertically integrated business across Canada. Internationally, the Company invests alongside key partners and major real estate funds that are leaders in their respective markets. Through subsidiaries and partnerships, Ivanhoé Cambridge holds interests in nearly 800 buildings, primarily in the residential, office, retail and logistics real estate sectors. Ivanhoé Cambridge held approximately C$56 billion in assets as at December 31, 2016. The Company is a real estate subsidiary of the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (cdpq.com),one of Canada's leading institutional fund managers. For more information: ivanhoecambridge.com.

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Met Museum Symposium In Our Time: A Year of Architecture in a Day Will Be Held December 9


On Saturday, December 9, The Met will host In Our Time: A Year of Architecture in a Day, a symposium devoted to the most exciting and critical spatial projects of 2017. The event will bring together international architects, artists, curators, theorists, and filmmakers who were selected to present one new project—whether a building, a book, an artwork, or an exhibition—considered to be among the most engaging and relevant of the past year. The symposium, which will be held from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium at The Met Fifth Avenue, is returning for the second year; more than 2,000 visitors attended the 2016 session. The speakers were selected to represent the incredible range of contemporary architectural practice now taking place all over the world. They will illuminate the creative process behind newly built homes and institutions, advancements in new technologies, and areas that have been greatly affected by climate change and natural and man-made disasters.

The program's keynote speaker, Wang Shu, will discuss the Fuyang Cultural Complex in China. Wang received the Pritzker Prize in 2012 and the Gold Prize of Architecture from France Architecture Academy in 2011; he was also named one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World by Time magazine in 2013. The afternoon will consist of fast-paced presentations by architects, artists, filmmakers, and researchers on the selected "Projects of the Year"; a conversation with a creative leader at IKEA led by Beatrice Galilee, The Met's Daniel Brodsky Associate Curator of Architecture and Design in the Department of Modern and Contemporary Art; and a panel discussion, "In Our Future: Radical Design Education," moderated by Sandra Jackson-Dumont, The Met's Frederick P. and Sandra P. Rose Chairman of Education.

In Our Time: A Year of Architecture in a Day will also include presentations by award-winning architects on topics such as new frontiers in virtual reality, the role of dating apps in the experience of cities, and even the design of air intake in a public park in Taiwan. The renowned artist Julie Mehretu will present a site-specific commission. 
Symposium presenters and topics: David Adjaye, National Museum of African American History and Culture; Marwa al-Sabouni, The Battle for Home; Nelly Ben Hayoun, University of the Underground; Benjamin Bratton, The New Normal; Design Earth, Of Oil and Ice; Avril Furness, The Last Moments: A 360 VR Film Experience; John Gerrard, Western Flag; Go Hasegawa, Chapel in Guastalla; Junya Ishigami, Visitor Center at Park Vijversburg; Andrés Jaque, Intimate Strangers; Francis Kéré, Lycée Schorge Secondary School; Amanda Levete, Victoria and Albert Museum Exhibition Road Quarter; Johnston Marklee, 2017 Chicago Architecture Biennial; Lucy McRae, The Institute of Isolation; Julie Mehretu, Politicized Landscapes; Heneghan Peng, The Palestinian Museum; Philippe Rahm, Jade Eco Park; Diller Scofidio + Renfro, Roy and Diana Vagelos Education Center; Wang Shu, Fuyang Cultural Complex; Hito Steyerl, Duty Free Art; and Peter Zellner, Free School of Architecture.


This program is free with Museum admission. Registration is recommended; space is limited.

This program is made possible by Daniel Brodsky and Dr. William Pordy.

Additional support is provided by Aesop.

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NHL and Government of Canada Dedicate Plaque at Historic Windsor to Commemorate League’s 100th Birthday


To celebrate the Centennial birthday of the National Hockey League, Commissioner Gary Bettman; Montreal Canadiens owner Geoff Molson; NHL General Manager David Poile, on behalf of the League’s GMs; Hall of Famers Ray Bourque, Yvan Cournoyer, Rod Gilbert, Dave Keon, Frank Mahovlich and Denis Savard; and representatives from the Government of Canada today dedicated a plaque recognizing The Windsor Hotel/Le Windsor as the birthplace of the League.

“Today, in the presence of so many of our great legends and executives, in the home city of some of our great memories, at this very moment, which no one could have imagined 100 years ago, the National Hockey League proudly joins the Government of Canada in honoring our history and celebrating Le Windsor as the place of our birth on Nov. 26, 1917,” Commissioner Bettman said at the dedication ceremony in Le Windsor’s Versailles Ballroom.

“Legendary hockey writer Elmer Ferguson, who witnessed it all, described that November Monday in 1917 as ‘dreary’ and ‘cold.’ He described the meeting room where our League was founded as ‘a plain and simple room, rented for the occasion.’

In the century that would follow, the dreary cold would be brightened and heated by the passion and fervor of the hockey fans in this wonderful city – and many others. The ‘plain and simple room’ would lead us to remarkable, transformational venues in places like Vancouver and Florida, here in Montreal and Los Angeles, and even Las Vegas. It would take us to places like Stockholm and Shanghai, London and Beijing.

“As we celebrate our first 100 years and look forward to launching our second century, we will never forget that it all began right here. This is the heartland of our history. We stand just a few blocks from Victoria Skating Rink – where the first indoor hockey game under organized rules was played on March 3, 1875. This is where Lord Stanley saw his first hockey game at the Montreal Winter Carnival on Feb. 4, 1889.

“We stand just a few blocks from McGill University, which boasts such alumni as James Creighton, who defined the rules used in that first organized indoor game – and also played in it. Another McGill alum, Mike Babcock, tomorrow night will coach the Toronto Maple Leafs against the Montreal Canadiens at Bell Centre, also just a few blocks from here.

“We’re barely a mile from site of the Forum, an historic site for virtually every one of the legends with us today. On April 9, 1964, in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Semifinals, Dave Keon scored all three goals in the 3-1 Toronto victory that would send the Maple Leafs to the Stanley Cup Final against Detroit. On Feb. 24, 1968, Rod Gilbert took 16 shots on the Montreal net and scored four goals as the New York Rangers recorded a 6-1 triumph at the Forum. The only player to record more shots on goal in a regular-season game also is with us today: Ray Bourque, who has a nearby arena named for him in his native St. Laurent, Que., took 19 shots against Quebec’s Ron Tugnutt in Boston on March 21, 1991. At the Forum on March 21, 1973, Frank Mahovlich scored his 500th career goal in a 3-2 victory over Vancouver. The only four players to beat him to 500? Rocket Richard, Gordie Howe, Bobby Hull and Jean Beliveau. On New Year’s Eve, 1975, at the Forum, Yvan Cournoyer scored the 3-1 goal in one of the most epic games in NHL history – the Canadiens’ 3-3 tie against the vaunted ‘Red Army.’ And on June 9, 1993, when it was my privilege to present the Stanley Cup for the first time – to Canadiens captain Guy Carbonneau – the person he handed it to, and the first person to actually lift the Cup at the Forum that night, was Denis Savard.

“We’re honored these legends could join us today. We’re so pleased to stand mere blocks from the Queen Elizabeth Hotel – home in 1963 to the first NHL Draft. And across the park from us is the Sun-Life Building, home to our League’s offices for so many years.

“When you come to this historic hockey city, you feel the heartbeat of our League, the pulse of our game. You see the sweaters, you hear the debates in two languages – and at every Canadiens home game, you hear the whistles of more than 20,000 referees.

“The NHL was born here and it will live here forever. And now, with the dedication of this plaque, Le Windsor’s designation as sacred hockey ground is official and eternal. We thank our forebears and we celebrate all who have contributed to the growth of our League – and our game.

“Most important, we are grateful to our fans, the lifeblood of our growth for a century.”

Commissioned by Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada and Parks Canada, the plaque inscription reads:

The National Hockey League

Founded here in November 1917, the NHL holds a special place in Canadians’ hearts. After expanding to the United States in 1924 and gaining exclusive access to the prestigious Stanley Cup in 1927, it became the world’s predominant hockey league, growing in popularity through radio and television broadcasts and captivating generations of fans with the speed and skill of the game. The NHL’s top players have been recognized as national icons and international superstars, while its champion teams have set high standards of excellence, inspiring people of all ages to participate in and enjoy Canada’s national winter sport.

La Ligue Nationale De Hockey

Fondée ici en novembre 1917, la LNH est au cœur de l’esprit canadien. Après son expansion aux États-Unis en 1924 et l’obtention de l’exclusivité à la Coupe Stanley en 1927, elle devient la principale ligue de hockey au monde et gagne en popularité grâce à son jeu rapide et habile. Les affrontements sont radiodiffusés, puis télédiffusés, au grand bonheur de générations de partisans. Les meilleurs joueurs deviennent des idoles nationales et des vedettes internationales, tandis que les équipes championnes établissent de hautes normes d’excellence et encouragent des gens de tout âge à participer au sport d’hiver national du Canada.

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Rock Music Icon Bryan Adams to Headline Entertainment for 2017 Scotiabank NHL100 Classic JUNO & Grammy Award Winner to Perform During Second Intermission of Dec. 16 Ottawa Senators-Montreal Canadiens Outdoor Match-Up Our Coverage Sponsored by Cosmopolitan Dental, Official Dentist of Whom You Know


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Multi-platinum recording artist Bryan Adams will headline the entertainment for the 2017 Scotiabank NHL100 Classic™, the outdoor game between the Ottawa Senators® and Montreal Canadiens® on Saturday, Dec. 16 at Lansdowne Park in Ottawa, the National Hockey League announced today. The game, which will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the League’s first games played on Dec. 19, 1917, will be broadcast live on Hockey Night in Canada and TVA Sports in Canada and on NBCSN in the U.S. at 7 p.m. ET.

Adams’ Scotiabank NHL100 Classic™ second intermission performance marks his return to the NHL stage. The iconic singer/songwriter entertained more than 40,000 fans during the 2017 Scotiabank NHL Centennial Classic™ on Jan. 1 at Exhibition Stadium in Toronto.

“Bryan Adams was a fitting choice to open our year-long NHL Centennial Celebration in Toronto earlier this year,” said Steve Mayer, NHL Chief Content Officer and Executive Vice President. “As we bring the NHL Centennial Celebration to a close, we are excited to have Bryan join us again in Ottawa for an exciting finale to an historic year.”

On November 3, Adams released the best-of album, Ultimate, via UMe/Polydor Records, a collection of Adams’ much celebrated career, featuring 21 tracks, plus two new songs. 

Adams has been touring the world for nearly four decades. In 2016, the acclaimed singer/songwriter was on tour for this 13th album, GET UP, and in less than a month after release, Get Up reached the Top 10 in nine countries. The album’s success came shortly after celebrating the 30th anniversary of Adams’ iconic album, Reckless.

Bryan Adams’ music has hit #1 in more than 40 countries. He is a Companion of the Order of Canada, has been inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame and Canada’s Walk of Fame, and has received numerous honors including Juno Awards, three Academy Award nominations, five Golden Globe nominations, a Grammy Award, American Music Awards and ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards. He has been inducted in Wembley’s Square of Fame, the Munich Olympic Hall of Fame, is the recipient of the Ivor Novello Award as well as accolades and awards from Australia, India, Ireland, Germany, Austria and the U.K., to name a very few.

Aside from being on the road doing more than 100 concerts a year, Adams is currently working on writing the songs for the upcoming Musical, “Pretty Woman.”

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