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Vail: Vote for your favorite band

Daily staff report
Vail, CO Colorado
Special to the DailyThe band Outformation, pictured here, is one of eight bands that could play the July 7 free Hot Summer Nights concert in Vail, Colorado, depending on how the public votes.

VAIL, Colorado “-Residents and guests of the Vail Valley will literally be in the driver’s seat in terms of the band selection for the July 7 edition of the Bud Light Hot Summer Nights free concert series in Vail, Colorado. The public will decide the outcome via an online voting process.

A total of eight bands are currently in the running and the Vail Valley Foundation will provide the final vote tally on May 1. Voting is currently available on the Vail Valley Foundation’s Web site at

The bands include DJ Logic, Global Noize, Socialibrium, Outformation, Frogs Gone Fishin’, Bonfire Dub, Gaslight Street and Great American Taxi. Each participating Web site will have links to each band in order for voters to hear samples of each group’s music prior to voting.

“Our Vail Valley community has been so much a part of the success of Bud Light Hot Summer Nights that it is only fitting that they have a hand in helping us select the bands,” said Michael Imhof, vice president of sales and operations for the Vail Valley Foundation. “We’re looking forward to a wonderful summer at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater and eagerly await the free shows on Tuesday evenings.”

The 2009 edition of Bud Light Hot Summer Nights will officially kickoff June 16 with the Southern soul sounds of J.J. Grey and Mofro. For additional information on Bud Light Hot Summer Nights or the Foundation, visit

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