American progressive rock band, Kansas will take the stage at Casino New Brunswick
American progressive rock band, Kansas
will take the stage at Casino New Brunswick, in Moncton on Friday, April 11 at 8 p.m.
Topeka-based Kansas debuted in the 1970’s with a blend of rock, jazz, classical and other musical forms that was particularly inventive for its time. The band’s music distinguished itself with Robby Steinhardt’s violin and the thought-provoking lyrics penned by Kerry Livgren and Steve Walsh.
Coinciding with the celebration of their 40th year as a band in 2013, Kansas was inducted into the Kansas Historical Hall of Fame. The band has produced eight gold albums, three sextuple-Platinum albums (Leftoverture, Point of Know Return, Best of KANSAS
), one platinum live album (Two for the Show
) and a million-selling gold single, ‘Dust in the Wind.’ Kansas
appeared on the Billboard charts for over 200 weeks throughout the ‘70's and ‘80's and played to sold-out arenas and stadiums throughout North America, Europe and Japan. ‘Carry On Wayward Son’ was the #2 most played track on classic rock radio in 1995 and went to #1 in 1997.
Along with touring, Kansas continues to remain a fixture of Classic Rock radio and has reached a whole new audience through their unmistakable presence on the popular video games such as “Rock Band” and “Guitar Hero” and through their songs inclusion in various television shows such as “Supernatural” and “South Park,” and with films, including Old School
.Tickets for the concert go on sale this Friday, February 21 at 10 a.m.
Tickets range from $35.99 to $55.99 (plus tax and applicable surcharge) and will be available at the Casino Gift Shop (located at 21 Casino Drive in Moncton, exit #450 off the Trans-Canada Highway), by calling 1-866-943-8849 and online at casinonb.ca/casino/
This is all ages event. Doors open at 7 p.m.