In recent years, Blackbird Presents has been putting together all-star tribute concerts to honor some of the most renowned names in music. Today, they’ve announced another installment in their series, titled Sing Me Back Home: The Music Of Merle Haggard, bringing dozens of artists together for the cause.The organizers revealed their initial lineup today, with Willie Nelson, Kenny Chesney, John Mellencamp, Dierks Bentley, Loretta Lnn, The Avett Brothers, Hank Williams Jr., Alison Krauss, Ronnie Dunn, Warren Haynes, Jamey Johnson, Kacey Musgraves, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Lucinda Williams, Ben Haggard, John Anderson, Connie Smith, Bobby Bare and more all performing for the event. It’s scheduled to take place on April 6th, 2017, at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, TN.Merle Haggard was a lifelong musician who gained famed for his hit country-western song “Okie From Muskogee” in 1969. With well-known songs like “Sing Me Back Home” and “Mama Tried” in the Grateful Dead repertoire, Haggard’s legacy is rich among the vast world of music lovers. He passed away on April 6th, 2016, on his 79th birthday, and the tribute concert will take place on the exact day of his 80th birthday.For all the information about this show, head to the official website here.
Wiraya and A GAME ABOVE sign long-term strategic partnership June 30, 2020 StumbleUpon Wiraya and A GAME ABOVE: Partnering to produce full lifecycle potential July 1, 2020 Share Share Related Articles Submit Optimised communications help Wiraya deliver 15% reactivation boost June 3, 2020 Wiraya has targeted the issue of player activation in the sports betting industry, in which an estimated 60% of new registered players fail to ever make a deposit.The player activation specialist has set up an hour-long webinar for Tuesday 25 September (14:00-15:00 BST) to help its industry counterparts to both optimise communication with players and deliver a real increase in the number of first time depositors.Edward Maine, Marketing Director for Wiraya, said: “The iGaming industry is now flooded with a range of free bets and offers, from an increasingly large number of recognised operators.“Player activation remains one of the biggest problems in the industry; current estimates suggest that up to 60% of new registered players fail to ever make a deposit. It’s time for market innovators to take a different approach.”In the upcoming webinar, titled ‘How can you increase your deposits from newly registered players’, Wiraya will discuss why so many operators fail to convert such a high percentage of new customers.It will also cover the real revenue losses from poor player activation and why player activation/strong consumer experience (CX) in the early life of a player is so important, before providing a demo of its own AI based solution to activate players.To sign up for the webinar, CLICK HERE.