This weekend September 20th thru 22nd, 2019
Published Monday 9/16//2019 10:14 AM
Robert Cray has been bridging the lines between blues, soul and R&B for the past four decades, this weekend he brings it to The Heights Theatre, Sunday September 22, 2019. The time Grammy artist and Blues Hall of Fame inductee, recipient of the Americana Lifetime achievement award, countless tours and over 20 acclaimed albums.
Growing up in the Northwest, Robert Cray listened to the gospel of the Five Blind Boys of Mississippi, Bobby Bland’s soul, Jimi Hendrix’s rock guitar and the Beatles pop sounds. He would bring all of the influences into play throughout his career, but his teenage band was captivated by Southern Soul and the blues. “In the early days of the band we were getting back into O.V. Wright and paying attention to my favorite blues players; Buddy Guy, Otis Rush, Albert King and especially Albert Collins,” Cray says.
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A Chorus Line was and is considered a concept musical with music by late Marvin Hamlisch, lyrics by Edward Kleban and a book by James Kirkwood Jr. and Nicholas Dante. The Broadway musical was centered around seventeen Broadway dancers auditioning for spots on a chorus line, the musical is set on the bare stage of a Broadway theatre during an audition for a musical. A Chorus Line provides a glimpse into the personalities of the performers and the choreographer as they describe the events that have shaped their lives and their decisions to become dancers.
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Next Friday 9/27/2019
This weekend (Friday, September 27,2019) its Zedd at Live Nation's Revention Music Center in Bayou Place. The last time this pop music celebrity made his way to America's Bayou City it was during Houston's Rodeo. Anton Zaslavski aka Zedd to his fans is known for his electro pop music, but has diversified his genre and musical style, drawing influences from progressive house, dubstep, and classical music.
In 2012, he released "Clarity", which propelled him to mainstream success, reaching the 8th position on the Billboard Hot 100 and earning him a Grammy for Best Dance Recording at the 56th Grammy Awards. His subsequent well-known songs include "Stay" with Alessia Cara, peaking at number 7, and, as a featured artist, "Break Free" with Ariana Grande, peaking at number 4.
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Maluma in Concert
@Toyota Center. Toyota Center
Friday 9/27/2019 8:00 PM
Colombian pop singer Maluma makes his way to Houston's Toyota Center this weekend.
"I couldn't be more excited to announce my return to the United States. This will be my third North American tour and I come with a brand-new show full of surprises for my fans and new music off of my upcoming album, 11:11, which is out later this year,"
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September 29, 2019
It will be some of the biggest names in electronic music are joining forces for a can’t miss Saturday night – The Alchemy Tour produced by Live Nation.
NGHTMRE + SLANDER present Gud Vibrations, Seven Lions, and The Glitch Mob at Smart Financial Centre this weekend, September 28th, 2019 all starting at 5:30 PM.
It all started for NGHTMRE when hecreated trap and house remixes of songs by Tiësto, Rae Sremmurd, and Skrillex. Later on, he started producing his own songs, as well as, collaborating with other producers. He gained recognition when Skrillex played one of his songs during a set at Ultra Music Festival. In 2016, he released his EP titled Nghtmre which charted on Billboard's Top Dance/Electronic Albums chart. Now he is headling EDM venue around the globe.
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. . . gamers from all
across the land to
showcase their skills . . .
The Midtown Men
Tenth Anniversary Tour
@The Grand Opera House
The Midtown Men Tenth Anniversary Tour reunites stars from the Original Broadway cast of the smash hit musical, Jersey Boys . Launched in 2010 from their three year rocket ride together bringing to life the sound story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons , Broadway’s breakout vocal sensation is widely celebrated for their signature renditions of the iconic hits of the 1960s. Together, they have played over 850 concerts across North America, Asia and Europe and have headlined over 35 major symphonies including The National Symphony and repeat engagements with The Boston Pops. More info at www.thegrand.com.
Saturday 9/28/2019 10:30 AM
This fun and exciting video game tournament will allow gamers from all across the land to showcase their skills for a grand prize. If you have a passion for video games or just simply think you are one of the best gamers, you definitely do not want to miss out on this event. You must register in advance for this tournament. Registrations for this event will sell out fast. As long as you keep winning, you keep playing. You will attend a 2nd day of tournament action on Septeber 29 starting at 8:30am if you have still not been eliminated. More info at www.houstontoyotacenter.com.
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