The Pretenders (August 02, 2006)

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Show:8:00 PM
Doors:6:00 PM
Age:18+
General Admission Show
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Featuring:

CHRISSIE HYNDE - Lead vocals, Guitar

ADAM SEYMOUR - Lead Guitar, Backing vocals

MARTIN CHAMBERS - Drums

ANDY HOBSON - Bass


Touring in support of their newly released box set, the Pretenders will make their debut performance at the Casino Ballroom this summer.
Over the years, the Pretenders became a vehicle for guitarist/vocalist Chrissie Hynde's songwriting, yet it was a full-fledged band when it was formed in the late '70s. With their initial records, the group crossed the bridge between punk/new wave and Top 40 pop more than any other band, recording a series of hard, spiky singles that were also melodic and immediately accessible. Hynde was an invigorating, sexy singer who bent the traditional male roles of rock & roll to her own liking, while guitarist James Honeyman-Scott created a sonic palate filled with suspended chords, effects pedals, and syncopated rhythms that proved remarkably influential over the next two decades. After Honeyman-Scott's death, the Pretenders became a more straightforward rock band, yet Hynde's semi-autobiographical songwriting and bracing determination meant that the group never became just another rock band, even when their music became smoother and more pop-oriented.
Having just been inducted to the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame, Chrisse and CO are on top of their game, playing all the songs their legions of fans have lived through over the last four decades.



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Due to unforeseen circumstances, moe. will be going on indefinite hiatus effective August 1st, 2017.  Because of this moe. will no longer perform at their previously schedule show at the Casino Ballroom August 23rd with Railroad Earth.  Railroad Earth, however, will still be performing and have just announced the addition of Greensky Bluegrass to the show.  All tickets for the August 23rd show will still be honored for the new lineup, refunds, for anyone that would like one, are available at the point of purchase.  

For more on the situation with moe. please view this letter to their fans http://www.moe.org/news/a-letter-to-our-famoe-ly/

We appreciate your understanding and are sorry for any inconvenience. 

First show of 2017 is here!

Billy Currington will return to the Ballroom Saturday May 13th.  We are excited to be off and away for 2017.  We will be announcing five more shows at the end of next week. Stay tuned.

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