CLEARWATER, Florida, June 29, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Just one week after the announcement of the extension to Oxford, MS, RockHouse Live International, the exciting new hybrid live and virtual entertainment themed restaurant and venue concept by veteran entertainment executives Zach Bair and Jock Weaver, today announced that the company is opening a third new location in the iconic Key West Florida, the popular water point of Ernest Hemingway elected among the top five tourist destinations in the world.
the Key West the site has two floors nestled at the corner of Duval and Greene (the location of the old Green Room), right across from the legendary Sloppy Joe’s Bar, arguably the busiest corner of the world famous hot spot. In addition to having one of the Duval only roof terraces, Key West The location will offer evening entertainment and live music, including local, regional and national artists, and fun activities such as karaoke.
This is the third new venue announced for this growing venue since launching its first RockHouse Live in Clear water in April 2021. Combined locations are expected to be over $ 16 million annually in income.
Weaver, known for his leadership in more than 50 merger and / or acquisition deals over $ 350 million, said that due to their instant success, they are already considering new locations.
Weaver is the legendary entrepreneur known for his success in investing and managing historic businesses, such as:
Hard Rock CafÃ© International: As chairman, Weaver went public on the New York Stock Exchange in the United States and London and grew it to $ 200 million.
Entertainment to be confirmed; Weaver founded TBA Entertainment, one of‘s largest live event companies. He grew him to one of the nation‘s largest producers of live events and experiential marketing programs, and ultimately sold it to a group led by Whitney Capital.
the Village at Breckenridge: He acquired the Village at Breckenridge in Breckenridge Colorado, improved its values ââand sold it to Vail Resorts, which became the world‘the biggest ski company.
Living country: Weaver acquired Irvine Meadows Amphitheater, upgraded values, and sold it to a group that eventually became part of Live Nation, The World‘the largest owner and operator of sites.
“We plan to significantly expand our RockHouse Live footprint, and Key West fits perfectly with our already booming concert hall, âsaid Weaver.Key West is one of the most beautiful places in the world. “
Bair has also been successful in music and technology, known for his leadership in companies such as:
Voyence: Bair founded the company as PowerUp Networks based on the software he designed, and the company was eventually sold to EMC Corporation for North $ 60 million.
Immediate: Another company founded by Bair, and made public in 2002; acquired many music companies and sold to Marc Cuban in 2006.
DiscLive: Bair has led over 17 years of leadership through several shifts from the “Pioneer of Live Instant Recording”, including when the company aligned with EMI Music and the Abbey Road Live brand, and produced live content for artists like Peter Frampton, Forward slash and Rob thomas.
UNV: Currently CEO of VNUE, Inc. (OTC: VNUE), Bair has led the company for more than five years, most recently announcing a $ 8 million funding commitment, as the company deploys compelling technology solutions for music, such as its Soundstr (MRT) music recognition technology.
âMy late mother was an English teacher and an avid reader and writer,â Bair said. âAs such, I grew up reading a lot, including Hemingway of course. I like to think Hemingway – as well as my mom – would love RockHouse Live in. Key West, especially since we plan to respond to locals, called “conches”, as well as visitors. We hope to make RockHouse Live Key West another 100 year milestone. “
Bair noted that several other future locations are already being explored, and investments in these locations will now be on an “invite-only” basis, depending on success and fully subscribed investments in. Oxford and in Key West.
Investors are encouraged to contact the company for specific information at
About RockHouse Live â¢
RockHouse Live is a hybrid concept of live and virtual entertainment themed restaurant, venue and bar, the first of its kind, offering rock’n’roll culture with live music, entertainment, great food , awesome drinks and “instant live” recording.
Founded by a music technology entrepreneur Zach Bair in 2006 in Dallas, Texas, and incubated for several years in Memphis, Tennessee, Bair was joined by former Hard Rock CafÃ© International president Jock Weaver to roll out the concept globally. The Flagship RockHouse Live site was launched at the start of April 2021, in beautiful Clearwater Beach, Florida.
All RockHouse Live locations will feature technology from VNUE, Inc., including VNUE’s Soundstr music recognition technology (www.soundstr.com), to improve music licenses and get artists paid, and set.fm (www.set.fm), the innovative ‘Live Snapshot’ platform that allows artists to be professionally recorded and content made available to fans immediately after performances.
The venues will also have proprietary broadcast and production technology, so fans can attend concerts at other RockHouse venues and around the world.
Investors wishing to learn more can contact Weaver and Bair at [email protected]
SOURCE RockHouse Live