Posts tagged: Bon Jovi
I found this over at the Spokesman Facebook page: Bon Jovi plays the Spokane Arena on Sunday night. What song do you most want to hear?
My husband surprised me with tickets for Sunday night's show! I want to hear “You Give Love a Bad Name” and “Wanted Dead or Alive”!
Singer Jon Bon Jovi performs on stage earlier this month in Munich, Germany. (AP Photo/dpa, Marc Mueller, file)
A promotional stunt met community resistance Thursday when unhappy military and civic boosters took to the Web and the streets to protest the temporary renaming of the Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena to the Bon Jovi Veterans Arena. In celebration of an Oct. 6 concert by rock group Bon Jovi, which was announced early Thursday, the Public Facilities District has temporarily renamed the arena. After the concert, the arena will go back to its former name. But some commenters on local media and the arena’s Facebook page called the move disrespectful and extreme, while others praised the district’s efforts in booking the classic rock band/Kaitlin Gillespie, SR. More here.
Question: Is this situation a total brain cramp on the part of the Public Facilities District? Or do you see logic to its move?