IN OTHER NEWS
Sammy Hagar’s annual Birthday Bash at his Cabo Wabo Cantina in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico will be held on October 7th, 9th, 11th and 13th, his 67th birthday.
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers have added three dates to their Hypnotic Eye tour — Cumberland County Civic Center in Portland, Maine on August 31st; PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, New Jersey on September 11th; and the PPL Center in Allentown, Pennsylvania on September 16th. The tour starts August 3rd in San Diego, and Hypnotic Eye comes out on July 29th.
Justin Hayward will release his Spirits Live – Live at the Buckhead Theatre, Atlanta CD and DVD on August 19th. It was captured last year on the first leg of his Spirits of the Western Sky tour. In addition to tracks off that album, it contains such Moody Blues classics as “Nights in White Satin,” “Tuesday Afternoon” and “Question.”
The Music of U2, the 11th orchestra-meets-classic-rock production from Windborne Music, founded in 1990 by conductor Brent Havens, premieres Saturday at Atlanta’s Chastain Park Amphitheater. The show features Havens conducting the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra plus a four-piece rock band and singer Brody Dolyniuk. Its next stop is Salt Lake City on July 12th.