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Rod Stewart Returns To Mohegan Sun For “Live In Concert” Tour

Monday, November 6th, 2017

Performing in the Arena on March 24th

UNCASVILLE, CT (November 6, 2017) – Legendary musician, Rod Stewart will bring his critically acclaimed “Live In Concert” tour to Mohegan Sun Arena on Saturday, March 24th at 8:00pm. The Rock ‘N’ Roll Hall of Fame icon will perform chart-topping hits throughout his five decade-long career including the beloved songs “You Wear It Well,” “You’re In My Heart,” “Tonight’s the Night (The Final Acclaim),” “Gasoline Alley,” “Every Picture Tells a Story,” “Mandolin Wind,” “Sailing,” “The Killing of Georgie,” “Young Turks,” “Forever Young,” “Hot Legs,” “Infatuation,” the indelible “Maggie May” and many more.

Tickets are $129.00 and $99.00 and go on sale Friday, November 10th at 10:00am through Ticketmaster. Ticketmaster customers may log on to Ticketmaster.com or call Ticketmaster’s national toll free Charge By Phone number 1.800.745.3000.  Tickets will also be available at the Mohegan Sun Box Office beginning on Saturday, November 11th, subject to availability.

Rod Stewart is one of the best-selling artists in the history of recorded music, with an estimated 200 million records sold worldwide. With his signature voice, narrative songwriting, trendsetting style and passionate live performances he’s transcended all genres of popular music, from Rock, Folk, Soul, R&B and even the Great American Song Book; making him one of the few stars to enjoy chart-topping albums throughout every decade of his five decade-long career.

Stewart has earned countless of the industry’s highest awards, among them; two inductions into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Grammy™ Living Legend, and in 2016 he officially became “Sir Rod Stewart” after being knighted by Britain’s Prince William at Buckingham Palace for his services to music and charity. He has performed for millions of fans on all seven continents, even holding the record for the largest-ever free concert, for an estimated 4.2 million in Rio de Janeiro on New Year’s Eve in 1996.  In addition to touring, his Las Vegas residency, Rod Stewart: The Hits, at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace has remained one of the hottest tickets and best reviewed shows since its launch in 2011. He most recently teamed with Joe Jonas’ DNCE at the 2017 MTV VMAs to debut their new version of his ironic 1978 hit “Do Ya Think I’m Sexy.”

Mohegan Sun Arena is now ranked consistently among the top venues in the world according to Billboard Magazine, Pollstar and Venues Today. It has won “Casino of The Year” at the Country Music Awards in 2008 & 2010 and in 2013, was voted “Arena Of The Year” at the G2E Global Gaming Conference in Las Vegas.  Mohegan Sun Arena was also ranked among the top 10 arena venues in the nation for 2014, regardless of size. In 2015, Mohegan Sun took home the IEBA award for “Casino of the Year.”  Mohegan Sun also won “Casino of the Year” in 2 categories at the 2013 & 2016 Academy of Country Music Awards. For more information on concerts and other great events, visit Mohegan Sun. For information on this week’s schedule, call the Entertainment and Special Events hotline at 1.888.226.7711, ext. 27163.

Rod Stewart & Stevie Nicks Live At Mohegan Sun

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011

The Heart & Soul 2011 North American Tour stops in Uncasville on March 27th

Rod Stewart & Stevie Nicks have joined forces for one of the most anticipated musical events of the year, The Heart & Soul Tour.  The tour will feature both artists performing all Rock & Roll sets from their incomparable catalogs of hits, backed by an incredible band of musicians and stage production.  The tour will be stopping at Mohegan Sun Arena for one night only on Sunday, March 27th at 7:30pm.

Tickets are $175.00 & $125.00 and go on sale Saturday, January 22nd at 10:00am through Ticketmaster.  Ticketmaster customers may log on to ticketmaster.com; call Ticketmaster’s national toll free Charge by Phone number 1.800.745.3000 or visit any Ticketmaster outlet.  Tickets will also be available at the Mohegan Sun Box Office beginning on Sunday, January 23rd, subject to availability.
 
Said Rod Stewart: “We haven’t yet begun rehearsals, but I can already tell you this; with Stevie on board, our audiences are in store for an evening of pure Rock & Roll music. I’m already thinking about which of my old favorites to bring back and vocally, I think we’ve both begun thinking about which songs might be great fun and well-suited for a duet or two.”

In a career spanning five decades, with an estimated 250 million album and single sales, Rod Stewart is a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and indisputably one of the most successful performers of all time. He finished 2010 at the top of both the touring and album charts – highlighted by his critically-heralded, sold-out first run of concerts at The Colosseum in Las Vegas and a “Boxscore,” chart-topping, 33-date European summer tour which included four sold-out dates at London’s O2 Arena.  Throughout his prolific career, he’s garnered sixteen Grammy nominations, including his current for “Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album,” and sales of more than one million albums worldwide for his 2010 album Fly Me To The Moon…The Great American Songbook Volume V

Stevie Nicks, Rock and Roll’s reigning queen, will be releasing her highly anticipated new CD In: Your Dreams on May 3, 2011. The new album, her first of new material in a decade, was co-produced by former Eurythmic David A. Stewart and Glen Ballard. The new album is now available for fans to pre order at stevienicks.warnerreprise.com.  Fans who pre-order the CD will receive an instant download of the record’s first single, the Nicks’ penned “Secret Love.” The official release date of the single is February 3rd. Nicks is a multi Grammy Award-winning, multi-platinum, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee and member of Fleetwood Mac.

Mohegan Sun Arena was ranked the 4th busiest venue in 2009 by Billboard Magazine and was the 2008 recipient of a Country Music Award for “Casino of The Year.” For more information on concerts and other great events at Mohegan Sun, visit mohegansun.com.  For information on this week’s schedule, call the Entertainment and Special Events hotline at 1.888.226.7711, ext. 27163.