CLASSIC ROCKER AND MOM BELOVED STANDARDS DUDE HITS SIN CITY
Rod Stewart announced that he will play eight performances at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, November 6-21. These performances follow a record-breaking summer tour with 33 sold out shows including dates in the UK, Ireland, Europe and as far reaching as Moscow, Dubai and Tel Aviv. For the first time ever, Stewart will play all of his greatest hits spanning his career of five decades in an intimate setting in Las Vegas during this special engagement of 8 shows.
For some years now, AEG Live has been wanting me to do a residency show in Vegas. I decided it was time to give it a try but I thought, 'first, let's try 2 weeks instead of 2 years though,'" said Rod Stewart. Who knows what this could lead to? I know that my band, background singers, and I are going to enjoy performing in such an intimate setting and having the chance for the fans to be in close proximity while hearing all the hits."
Tickets went on sale this past Saturday and may be purchased in person at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace Box Office, by calling 1-800-745-3000 or by visiting www.ticketmaster.com, keyword Caesars Palace." Ticket prices are $225/ $150/$99/$69. Dates for the limited engagement are November 6, 7, 10, 14, 17, 18, 20, and 21. All shows begin at 8pm.
Rod Stewart will release a brand new album, Fly Me to the MoonThe Great American Songbook, Volume V, on October 19. Starting Tuesday, September 28, fans who pre-order the new album from RodStewart.com will also receive a special password to pre-order tickets for the upcoming run of shows at The Colosseum.
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