Wreck The Halls with Bret Michaels
Featuring Bret Michaels, Warrant, LA Guns and RATT
“Wreck The Halls with Bret Michaels,” featuring Bret Michaels, Warrant, LA Guns and RATT will play the Ford Idaho Center on Friday, December 2.
Multi-platinum global superstar, Bret Michaels has turned his passion for music into a multi-faceted brand that encompasses record breaking touring sales, reality TV stardom, legendary songs that have sold over 32 million records, product endorsements as well as being a devoted philanthropist, all supported and followed by three generations of loyal fans. On July 14, Michael’s will be performing on ABC’s new show “Greatest Hits.”
About Bret Michaels
Rising to fame as the front man of Poison, one of rock’s most iconic and enduring bands, he helped define the rock-n-roll scene on the Sunset Strip. Their massive success includes selling over 30 million records worldwide and numerous hit singles. Equally as successful, Bret’s solo career has charted its own course with multiple solo albums. His 2010 album, Custom Built, topped the charts, reaching #1 on Billboard's Hard Rock list. His CD, Jammin' With Friends, was released June 2013 and featured a myriad of legendary artists, who just happen to be great friends of Bret's. The contributors to this album is a who’s who list including Joe Perry (Aerosmith), Loretta Lynn, Jimmy Buffett, Ace Frehley (Kiss), Michael Anthony (Van Halen) and members of Lynyrd Skynyrd, to name a few. In 2015, Michaels released True Grit, a collection of career spanning songs with two new tracks: "Girls on Bars," co-written by hit songwriter Luke Laird, and "Get Undone."
His talent, business acumen and natural candor have solidified him as "a cultural touchdown" in the words of former Viacom CEO Judy McGrath, making him one of the most sought after performers, interviews and speakers across multiple platforms and keeping him on the road for each of the last 7 years, for nearly 300 live performances, speaking engagements, charitable concerts and private engagements yearly. His 2015 True Grit Tour started in February and culminated with yet another string of sold out shows ending on New Year's Eve. Having already made numerous performances and appearances in 2016, his schedule will once again see the singer on the road in until the end of the year with his The Party Starts Now Tour.
When this multi-talented performer is not touring he can be found both in front of and behind the camera as a director, producer and a reality TV superstar. His first foray into reality TV brought the record-breaking Rock of Love with Bret Michaels franchise to VH1, one of the most successful shows in the network's history, shattering weekly rating records during its run. Following three successful seasons of the show, he teamed up with VH1 for the docu-series Life As I Know It setting even more records. Bret has also starred in and won Donald Trump’s NBC hit, Celebrity Apprentice. Coming into the show as the underdog, his tenacity and business sense helped him win the series, raising well over $300,000 for Diabetes research. Michaels most recent television endeavor, Rock My RV with Bret Michaels saw Michaels and his team revamping and redesigning dilapidated RV's in true rock star form and style. The show aired on the Travel Channel in summer 2013. Michaels appeared on Oprah's LifeClass and at Oprah.com as a LifeClass teacher, offering life lessons through personal stories of both his and your own helping to teach you about yourself and how to get back to where you want to be, tips to enhance your life and passion for the most awesome aspects of your life. Dealing with adversity to live a better life through the voice of positivity.
- Friday, Dec 02 Ford Idaho Center