Daryl Hall & John Oates present
Celebrating Food, Music & Culture
DARYL HALL & JOHN OATES present HOAGIENATION 2020
Kool & The Gang
The Hooters celebrating 35 years of Nervous Night
Low Cut Connie
The Soul Survivors
Presented by Dietz & Watson
Saturday, May 23, 2020
The Mann at Fairmount Park
On Sale: Friday, Jan 24 at 10AM HERE
Daryl Hall & John Oates, in association with Live Nation Philadelphia, today announced HoagieNation 2020– a celebration of music, food and culture will take place at the Mann at Fairmount Park on Saturday, May 23. HoagieNation 2020 will be headlined and curated by Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Daryl Hall & John Oates, with special guests Squeeze, Kool & The Gang, The Hooters celebrating the 35th anniversary of Nervous Night, Blues Traveler, Melanie Fiona, Low Cut Connie, Natalie Prass, The Soul Survivors and Down North.
Tickets and VIP packages go on sale on Friday, January 24 at 10 a.m. and will be available at Ticketmaster.com. For more information, visit HoagieNation.com.
In addition to access to HoagieNation, all Gold Package purchasers will receive access to an Exclusive Pre-Party & Culinary Celebration at the Mann on Friday, May 22.
HoagieNation will donate $1 per each ticket sold to Hoagies for Humanity, a newly established partnership between Live Nation Philadelphia, Daryl Hall & John Oates, and Dietz & Watson, where by the group will provide and deliver hoagies to those in need throughout the year.
HoagieNation features two stages of live music, as well as Philly-based food favorites and culture, including an expanded Hoagie Pavilion with free hoagie tastings for all attendees from more than 20 Real Philly Delis as part of “Hoagie Happy Hour” presented by Dietz & Watson. There will also be food trucks, local craft beer and spirit offerings, Philly personalities, a Hoagie Eating Contest and other surprises.
“The highlight of this summer will be returning to Philly for the 3rd annual HoagieNation Festival,” said John Oates, “I love the lineup of classic and new pop as well as the great local foods. The new location in Fairmont Park will be so cool and a blast for everyone.”
Citi® is the official presale credit card for HoagieNation. Citi® cardmembers will have access to purchase HoagieNation presale tickets beginning on Wednesday, January 22 at 10 a.m. until Thursday, January 23 at 10 p.m. through Citi’s Private Pass® program. For complete presale details visit www.citiprivatepass.com.
About Daryl Hall and John Oates:
Daryl Hall and John Oates are legends who continue to inspire today’s musical trailblazers. Their influence on multiple generations of musicians and songwriters is perhaps best summarized by SPIN who claimed “Hall and Oates are the new Velvet Underground.” On-the-record fans include: Cameron Crowe, Mark Ronson, Questlove, Adam Sandler, John Mayer, Booker T. Jones, Rob Thomas, Brandon Flowers, Amos Lee, Ben Gibbard and Nick Lowe.
The international multi-platinum-selling group has sold more albums than any other duo in music history. 1973’s Atlantic debut Abandoned Luncheonette and 1974’s Todd Rundgren-produced War Babies kicked off a record-breaking career that yielded six consecutive multi-platinum albums: Bigger Than Both of Us (1976), Voices (1980), Private Eyes (1981), H2O (1982), the greatest hits collection Rock N Soul, Part 1 (1983) and Big Bam Boom (1984).
The duo’s collection of No. 1 singles include “Rich Girl” (Also No. 1 R&B charts), “Kiss on My List,” “Private Eyes,” “I Can’t Go For That (No Can Do)” (No. 1 R&B), “Maneater” and “Out of Touch.” Their Top 10 singles include “She’s Gone” (No. 1 R&B), “Sara Smile,” “One on One,” “You Make My Dreams,” “Say it Isn’t So,” “Everything Your Heart Desires,” “Family Man,” “Adult Education,” “Did It In A Minute” and “Method of Modern Love.” In 1987, the RIAA recognized Daryl Hall and John Oates as the number-one selling duo in music history, a record they hold to this day.
In 2003, the legendary duo was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. In 2008, they were honored at BMI’s Pop Awards with the Icon Award, and in 2014, they were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. In 2016, they together received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Watch Daryl Hall’s and John Oates’ lively performance of “Maneater” from Daryl Hall And John Oates: Live in Dublin: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uzbDhc3QBwU