Styx's Tommy Shaw Hosts 'Not So Silent Nights' Film Festival On HDNet Movies
November 17, 2016 at 11:32 AM (PT)
STYX's TOMMY SHAW will ring in the holiday season on MARK CUBAN's HDNET MOVIES with seven days of music-themed films paired with critically acclaimed documentaries in the “NOT SO SILENT NIGHTS” marathon, from MONDAY, DECEMBER 5th through SUNDAY, DECEMBER 11th, starting at 7p (ET) each evening. The weeklong event features films highlighting a breadth of music genres from early and classic rock to reggae and modern alternative, including artists such as ELVIS PRESLEY, JANIS JOPLIN, BOB MARLEY, ROGER WATERS, DAVE NAVARRO and THE WHO.
Said SHAW: “I'm excited to announce that I'll be hosting HDNET MOVIES’ ‘NOT SO SILENT NIGHTS. Each night, for seven nights in a row, we will pair a rock-themed feature film with a rock-umentary. Grab your favorite concert T-shirts and suit up for the shows! “
Added HDNET MOVIES GM RACHAEL WEAVER: “TOMMY SHAW is one of the most prolific and influential figures in rock. He has a great deal of knowledge and respect for rock, and it was truly an honor to be able to work with him and learn from his unparalleled experiences in the industry as he presents this incredible lineup. There’s something here for everyone to enjoy, and I’m confident our viewers are going to love it.”
HDNET MOVIES will be celebrating the “NOT SO SILENT NIGHTS” stunt by giving away the ultimate TOMMY SHAW prize pack. One lucky winner will receive a guitar signed by SHAW and two tickets to STYX and DON FELDER's "Renegades In The Fast Lane" at the VENETIAN THEATRE in LAS VEGAS, JANUARY 6th to 14th. Other prizes include signed albums and tickets to the 2017 STYX summer tour. Participants can enter the contest here.
For a complete schedule of films and times, go here. www.hdnetmovies.com/schedules
The lineup includes the network premiere of "Jingle Bell Rocks," a 2013 guided tour of the underground world of alternative CHRISTMAS music with the FLAMING LIPS, RUN DMC and JOHN WATERS, paired with TOM HANKS' 1996 comedy, "That Thing You Do!," which kicks off the series MONDAY, DECEMBER 5th at 7p (ET).