After 25 years, we’re excited to return to Jakarta, Indonesia on September 11! #BonJoviJakarta @LiveNationINDO http://t.co/z2Nudjena6,“
Legendary Popular rock star Bon Jovi and his rock band are slated to perform live in Jakarta at the Gelora Bung Karno main stadium in Senayan Jakarta on 11 September 2015, announced promoters’ Java Festival Production President Director Dewi Gontha recently.
This will be the second time the band performed in Indonesia. The first was held some 20 years ago at Ancol Dreamland in North Jakarta back in May 1995.
Indonesia’s capital city, Jakarta will be the first city where Bon Jovi will perform on his Asia tour. After Jakarta the band will continue to perform in Shanghai (14 September), Kuala Lumpur (19 September),Singapore (20 September), Macau (25-26 September), and Abu Dhabi (1 Oktober 2015).
Bon Jovi himself has confirmed his concerts on his Twitter account @BonJovi, with dates noted on his website www.BonJovi.com. In Indonesia, organizers are Live Nation Indonesia who has organized Jakarta concerts for U2, Rihanna, Coldplay and Madonna.
“All sound systems, stage and supporting equipment are sourced from Indonesia itself. While Live Nation Indonesia, the organizers expect over 40,000 fans of all ages to attend.
As fans are estimated to be in the 25 to 45 years age bracket most of the audience are expected to be calmer. Nonetheless, special measures will also be taken for the safety of women and children” , said Dewi Gontha.
Bon Jovi is slated to sing a number of his hit singles at the concert among which, “Livin’ On a Prayer”, “You Give Love a Bad Name” and “It’s My Life”.
Tickets are on sale from June 29 with detailed information to be found on the concert official website.
Bon Jovi and his band are great coffee drinkers, so promoters will take the opportunity to introduce a variety of wonderful Indonesian coffee to the singer and band, said Dewi.
(source : www.thejakartapost.com)