An Acoustic Concert Celebrating the Seattle Legend’s Induction into the
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with a special hometown event
At Benaroya Concert Hall 4/9/13
Tickets On Sale 2/19/13 at 10am
Plus an Intimate Conversation led by Biographer Charles R. Cross.
SEATTLE, WA – Before the long-awaited (and well-deserved) induction of Seattle Rock icons Ann & Nancy Wilson of Heart into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the sisters will perform a special hometown concert as part of the inaugural Live @ Benaroya Hall season. This once-in-a-lifetime, one night only, intimate acoustic evening is set for April 9, 2013 in the 2400-seat S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium. Tickets go on sale February 19, 2013 at 10am at www.benaroyahall.org. Biographer Charles R. Cross, who worked with Ann and Nancy on their recently released New York Times best-selling book, Kicking and Dreaming: A Story of Heart, Soul, and Rock & Roll will begin the evening at 7:30 pm with a candid conversation with them about their incredible journey from Seattle music fanatics to world-famous rock icons.
All general sale tickets for Ann & Nancy Wilson will be priced under $100 ($50- $95). 80 VIP tickets located in the first 3 rows are available for $125.
Prices vary for all Live@ Benaroya Hall concert events. All tickets are available at www.benaroyahall.org or by calling (206) 215-4747. The Benaroya Hall Ticket Office is on the corner of Third Avenue and Union Street. Ticket Office hours are Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.–6 p.m.; and Saturday, 1 p.m.–6 p.m.
Ann & Nancy Wilson (Heart): Acoustic Concert & Converation with Biographer Charles R. Cross
April 9, 7:30pm - Tickets $50 - $95 / Limited Number of $125 VIP Tickets Available
S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium http://www.heart-music.com/
Seattle-bred sisters Ann and Nancy Wilson are behind some of rock’s most iconic hits from the wild screed of “Barracuda” to the multi-sonic odyssey of “Magic Man” to the madly romantic “Crazy On You.” Nancy’s guitar and Ann’s voice are practically part of the national archive of music, indelible elements of American pop culture. In their nearly 40 years as a band, the Wilson sisters have been lauded as sex symbols, idealized as feminist icons, praised as accomplished musicians and songwriters, and worshiped by critics and fans alike, selling over 35 million albums worldwide and thrilling audiences with the power and passion of their live show. They will be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame on April 18, 2013, but the the sisters have chosen to celebrate with their hometown fans for one very special acoustic concert inside Benaroya Hall. Seattle author Charles R. Cross joins them on stage for an intimate conversation. He is a well-known biographer for rock music luminaries including Jimi Hendrix, Robert Plant, Kurt Cobain, and. Cross worked with Ann and Nancy on their new memoir, Kicking & Dreaming: A Story of Heart, Soul and Rock & Roll, which was released on September 18, 2012 and became an instant New York Times best seller. http://www.heart-music.com/