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Robert Plant with Railroad Earth and Bruce Hornsby

Saturday

Jul 6, 2013 – Sat 5:00 PM

14111 N E 145th Street
Woodinville, WA 98072 Map

  • Robert Plant
  • Railroad Earth
  • Bruce Hornsby

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USD 49.50
Robert Plant: Robert Plant (born August 20, 1948, West Bromwich, West Midlands, England), is an English rock singer and songwriter, famous for his membership in the English rock band Led Zeppelin as the lead vocalist, as well as for his successful solo career. He is known for his powerful style, often mystical lyrics, and wide vocal range. As the lead singer of Led Zeppelin he is often defined as the quintessential rock front man, combining rare musical adeptness and knowledge with a large measure of stage bravado. As a solo artist, following Led Zeppelin's break up after the death of John Bonham, he is often credited for his wide range of musical taste and his ability to perform an eclectic range of songs in a refined manner.

Bruce Hornsby: As one of the most versatile and prolific concert performers in American music history, Bruce Hornsby has attracted loyal concert-goers and fans around the world. After winning the Best New Artist Grammy Award in 1987, Bruce Hornsby's career has spanned several genres including Jazz, Rock, Bluegrass, and he was also a part-time member of the Grateful Dead between 1990 and 1992. The versatile musician will be on tour throughout 2011. Don't miss a date on the Bruce Hornsby concert schedule (2011); Use Eventful as your source for Bruce Hornsby tour dates and concert performance information.

After graduating from the University of Miami in 1977, Hornsby moved to LA to get his recording career off the ground. He started out as a session musician and toured with Sheena Easton before moving back to Virginia. He started his band, Bruce Hornsby and the Range, and released his biggest hit to-date - "The Way It Is" in 1986, which was sampled in Tupac Shakur's posthumous hit of the same name. The single was a multi-Platinum success and earned Hornsby the Grammy for Best New Artist. In 1988, Hornsby toured with the Grateful Dead and became a frequent fixture on the touring scene with the legendary jam band.

By the end of the decade, Hornsby became a prolific producer working on the boards behind Leon Russell's comeback album and winning a Grammy Award for his production work with the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band in 1990. Since the 1990s Hornsby has focused his attention on touring and working on solo projects. He recently released with his backing band, the Noise Makers, the album Levitate, in 2009 and will release Bride of the Noisemakers, in 2011. Bruce Hornsby tour dates have been scheduled nationally to promote the upcoming disc. Hornsby is a three-time Grammy Award winner, multi-Platinum and multi-instrumentalist whose penchant for many genres has left a musical legacy for subsequent generations to enjoy. Don't miss a date on the Bruce Hornsby concert schedule when he visits your area this 2011. Use Eventful as your source for Bruce Hornsby tour dates and concert schedule information.

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