(Fort McMurray, December 10, 2018) - The Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo (RRC) is excited to announce Nickelback will be taking the stage at SMS Equipment Stadium at Shell Place on Saturday July 6, 2019, as part of the Summer Sounds FM 2019 Concert Series line-up. 

“I am elated to announce that Nickelback will be a part of the Summer Sounds FM Series this Summer”, says Kelsey Stefanizyn, Director of Events and Business Development. “Nickelback is the epitome of Canadian rock and they put on an unforgettable show, we can’t wait for the region to join us as we welcome Billboard’s Top Rock Group of the Decade to our own backyard.”

Since forming in Alberta, Canada in 1995, globally celebrated, diamond-certified rock band Nickelback have cemented themselves as one of the most commercially viable and important acts of the past two decades. Nickelback’s success includes 9 studio albums and worldwide sales of more than 50+ million units, solidifying their status as the “eleventh best-selling music act” and second best-selling foreign act in the U.S. of the 21st century—behind only The Beatles.

Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. on Friday, December 14, 2018. They can be purchased online at summersoundsfm.ca or in-person at the Box Office located at the Suncor Community Leisure Centre Guest Services.

Following the inaugural Summer Sounds FM Festival in 2018, the event will be transformed into a concert series set to welcome a line-up of chart-topping headlining acts that need no introduction. Watch for more announcements as we complete the Summer Sounds FM 2019 Concert Series line-up.

The RRC would like to recognize its radio partners 100.5 CRUZ FM and 97.9 ROCK.

Find Summer Sounds FM online: summersoundsfm.ca

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About Nickelback

Since forming in Alberta, Canada in 1995, globally celebrated, diamond-certified rock band Nickelback have cemented themselves as one of the most commercially viable and important acts of the past two decades. Nickelback’s success includes 9 studio albums and worldwide sales of more than 50+ million units, solidifying their status as the “eleventh best-selling music act” and second best-selling foreign act in the U.S. of the 21st century—behind only The Beatles. Their inescapable and irresistible smash “How You Remind Me” was named Billboard’s ‘Top Rock Song of the Decade’ and was No. 4 on the Top 10 songs of the 2000s list.  Amongst all of these accolades, they’ve also been named Billboard’s “Top Rock Group of the Decade.”  Along the way, they have received a staggering nine Grammy Award nominations, three American Music Awards, a World Music Award, a People’s Choice Award, twelve JUNO Awards, seven MuchMusic Video Awards, and have been inducted into Canada’s Walk of Fame (2007).  With more than 23 chart-topping singles and fans spanning the globe, Nickelback boasts twelve consecutive sold-out international tours, playing to well over eight million+ diehard and adoring fans. Nickelback is Chad Kroeger (Lead Vocals, Guitars), Ryan Peake (Guitars, Backing Vocals), Mike Kroeger (Bass) and Daniel Adair (Drums, Backing Vocals).