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The Who Coming to Las Vegas Via Viva Vision® Show at Fremont Street Experience

August 13, 2013

Roger Daltrey appears at press conference in Downtown Las Vegas to announce new light and sound show “The Who – Miles Over Vegas”

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Roger Daltrey, lead singer of The Who and Jeff Victor, president of Fremont Street Experience announced at a joint press conference held at Fremont Street Experience in Downtown Las Vegas that The Who will get its own Viva Vision(®) show. The light and sound show, titled The Who – Miles Over Vegas will contain stunning graphics built around three iconic songs: “My Generation,” “I Can See for Miles” and “Pinball Wizard.”

Click to Tweet: http://clicktotweet.com/TB2dU Roger Daltrey @TheWho & Jeff Victor @FSELV announce The Who-Miles Over Vegas new Viva Vision show for Downtown #Vegas.

“It’s quite exciting to get our own Viva Vision show, seven minutes of 3D video animation from our early period done in that Pop Art style and using vintage footage. I am very intrigued to see the final show,” stated Daltrey.

Viva Vision, the world’s largest video screen spanning five football fields, features customized light shows synced to smash hits from legendary bands every night of the week and include Bon Jovi – Wanted in Vegas, A Tribute to Queen, The Doors – Strange Days in Vegas and Heart – Crazy on Vegas.

“The Who has been at the top of our wish list for years and we are thrilled that they agreed to have their music featured on Viva Vision. I am sure that The Who – Miles Over Vegas will be a fabulous addition and will blow everyone away when it premieres this fall,” said Victor.

Viva Vision(®), the LED display canopy rises 90 feet in height and stretches 1,500 feet along the Fremont Street Experience promenade from Main Street to Fourth Street. Within the canopy are 12.5 million LED lights and 208 speakers producing 550,000 watts of concert-quality sound.

About Fremont Street Experience
Fremont Street Experience is a five-block entertainment complex located in historic downtown Las Vegas. Fremont Street Experience is a one-of-a-kind venue that includes free nightly concerts and entertainment on three stages and Viva Vision. With direct pedestrian access to 8 casinos, more than 60 restaurants and specialty retail kiosks, FSE attracts over 17 million annual visitors. Visit online at www.vegasexperience.com, Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/FSE89101 or Twitter: https://twitter.com/FSELV.

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Video with caption: “Roger Daltrey at Fremont Street Exp in Las Vegas.” Video available at: http://origin-qps.onstreammedia.com/origin/multivu_archive/PRNA/ENR/FX-MM63624-20130813-1.mp4

Image with caption: “Roger Daltrey, lead singer of The Who and Jeff Victor, president of Fremont Street Experience at a joint press conference announcing The Who’s new Viva Vision show, The Who – Miles Over Vegas on Monday, Aug. 12 at Fremont Street Experience in Downtown Las Vegas.” Image available at: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130813/MM63624-a

Image with caption: “Roger Daltrey, lead singer of The Who accepting a check from Fremont Street Experience President Jeff Victor for Teen Cancer America a charity inspired by Daltrey and Pete Townshend Monday, Aug. 12 at Fremont Street Experience in Downtown Las Vegas.” Image available at: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130813/MM63624-b

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