ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND TEAMS UP WITH GERMAIN/ARNOLD RACING Concord, NC (June 22, 2005) -- Germain/Arnold Racing announced today an exciting association with the Allman Brothers Band. The Grammy Award winning and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee,...
ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND TEAMS UP WITH GERMAIN/ARNOLD RACING
Concord, NC (June 22, 2005) -- Germain/Arnold Racing announced today an exciting association with the Allman Brothers Band. The Grammy Award winning and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee, Allman Brothers Band will be featured prominently on the hood of the No. 30 Germain/Arnold Racing Toyota Tundra at two events on the 2005 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series schedule.
"The Allman Brothers have been my favorite band since I can remember," stated Jon Lewis, Vice President of Marketing for Germain/Arnold Racing. "I am very excited to have our team represent them in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series and we look forward to putting them in Victory Lane."
The Allman Brothers will be featured on the No. 30 Toyota Tundra driven by Todd Bodine at the Toyota Tundra Milwaukee 200 (June 24) and Kentucky Speedway (July 9) events. These events precede upcoming Allman Brothers Band concerts at the Milwaukee Summer Fest (July 5) and the Germain Amphitheatre in Columbus, Ohio (July 13).
"Racing has always been a part of rock & roll," said Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers Band. "Growing up in Daytona Beach I have NASCAR in my bones. We will be rooting for Germain/Arnold Racing's No.30 Toyota Tundra to bring our name into racing's winners circle."
There will be a driver autograph session with drivers of the Germain/Arnold Racing Toyota Tundra's at the Milwaukee Summerfest Display Booth in the Midway of the Toyota Tundra 200 event at the Milwaukee Mile. The autograph session will take place from 2:45-3:45 pm on June 24 with special discount coupons being given away to the following Allman Brothers Band Concert.
Coupons for $5 off each Allman Brothers Band ticket purchased may be redeemed only at the Marcus Amphitheater Box Office or online at www.ticketmaster.com. Limit 4 tickets per coupon. Summerfest admission included. Convenience fees applicable, the coupon is NOT redeemable July 5, 2005. Enter promotion code RACING when ordering via ticketmaster.com.
The Allman Brothers Band, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees, class of 1994 were formed in Jacksonville, Florida in 1969. Their peerless musicianship and extravagant flights of improvisation earned them an audience that transcends generational and regional boundaries. Their influence on American music is undisputed as they celebrate their 37 year rock & roll heritage playing 60 shows each year through out the USA.
All NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series events are broadcast live on the Speed Channel Television Network with The Toyota Tundra Milwaukee 200 beginning at 9:00 PM eastern, June 24 and The Built Ford Tough 225 at the Kentucky Speedway beginning at 8:00 PM eastern, July 9. You can also catch each race live on NASCAR Radio on XM Satellite, channel 144.
Summerfest, the World's Largest Music Festival, operates from Noon until Midnight daily, providing an unforgettable live music experience featuring over 800 performances in just 11-days. The food, attractions and activities are diverse as the musical line ups, offering patrons of all ages a quality festival experience. Patrons can also enjoy Miller Lite, the Official Beer of Summerfest. For more details on Summerfest visit www.summerfest.com.