2017 turning into a vintage year with these classics
With the likes of The Beach Boys, Lord of The Dance, Hot Chocolate and Scooby Doo appeasing nostalgia as well as creating a new generation of fans, 2017 is fast becoming a year to remember.
There's no sign of it letting up any time soon, and as winter turns to spring things will hot up with Hot Chocolate on Sunday, April 30 at Belfast Waterfront. One of the most successful bands ever to come out of the 1970s, they are still performing today to audiences all over the world who love the band's classic hits and distinctive sound.
Hot Chocolate formed in Brixton, London in 1968. Original members of the group included Errol Brown, Tony Connor, Larry Ferguson, Harvey Hinsley, Patrick Olive and Tony Wilson. In 2010 singer Kennie Simon replaced Greg Bannis on vocals creating what many are saying is the best sound ever.The band has enjoyed years of continued success touring all around the world performing to many thousands of fans who love the music of Hot Chocolate. Hot Chocolate with Special Guests will be performing at Belfast Waterfront on April 30. Tickets are available from www.waterfront.co.uk, www.ticketmasterie or call 028 9033 4455.
You’ll certainly have a spring in your step in early May, as the Lord of The Dance is back at the Belfast Waterfront for their 20th anniversary. Following it’s Irish Premiere earlier this year, Michael Flatley’s Lord Of The Dance: Dangerous Games is a spectacular new staging of the traditional masterpiece. With all the visceral precision and thrills of the original, Lord Of The Dance: Dangerous Games features new staging, new costumes and choreography to mark two decades of the phenomenon. Running from May 2-5, 2017, tickets can be purchased from www.waterfront.co.uk or call 028 9033 4455.
Later in May legendary group The Beach Boys will thrill their legion of fans at the SSE Arena. Few, if any, acts can match their concert presence, spirit and performance. They were centre-stage at Live Aid, multiple Farm Aids, the Statue of Liberty’s 100th anniversary salute, the Super Bowl and the White House to name but a few.Happily for us all, The Beach Boys continue to create and perform with the same bold imagination and style that marked their explosive debut over 50 years ago.
The Beach Boys are led by Mike Love and Bruce Johnston, who along with Jeffrey Foskett, Brian Eichenberger, Tim Bonhomme, John Cowsill and Scott Totten continue the legacy of the iconic American band.
*This tour will not feature Brian Wilson, Al Jardine or David Marks*
Taking centre stage on May 20, 2017, tickets can be bought on www.ssearenabelfast.com, ticketmaster or call 028 9073 9074 for more information.
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