April 15, 2021

Greensky Bluegrass Announces 2018 Winter Tour With Billy Strings

first_imgComing off of their sold-out headlining Red Rocks Amphitheater performance in Morrison, Colorado, over the weekend, today, beloved jamgrass act, Greensky Bluegrass has detailed their upcoming 2018 Winter tour featuring support by young guitar prodigy Billy Strings. Kicking off at the Egyptian Room at Old National Centre on January 18th in Indianapolis, Indiana, following their tour opener, the band will hit Memphis and Nashville, Tennessee the following two nights on January 19th and 20th, respectively. From there, the band will head north, hitting Albany, New York’s The Egg Performing Arts Center on the 24th, House of Blues Boston on the 25th, and the PlayStation Theater in New York City for two nights on January 26th and 27th.Following this Northeast run, the band will fly to Tucson, Arizona, for a festival set at Gem and Jam on January 28th before returning to the east for a date at Carnegie Library Music Hall of Homestead in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on January 31st. To kick off February, Greensky Bluegrass will perform The Fillmore Philadelphia on the 1st, Washington, D.C.’s 9:30 Club on the 2nd and The Anthem on the 3rd. As their winter tour winds down, Greensky will close out the tour with a run in the Midwest, with shows at House Of Blues Cleveland on February 7th; Covington, Kentucky’s Madison Theater on February 8th; and The Fillmore Detroit on February 9th and 10th.Fan club pre-sale lottery begins tomorrow on September 26th at 10 am (EST), with the lottery running through to Thursday, September 28th, at 5 pm (EST). You can enter the ticket lottery on the band’s website here, or purchase tickets during the general on-sale that begins on Friday, September 29th.[Photo: Jeremy Scott]Upcoming Greensky Bluegrass 2018 DatesJANUARY1/18 – Egyptian Room at Old National Centre – Indianapolis, IN1/19 – New Daisy Theatre – Memphis, TN1/20 – Marathon Music Works – Nashville, TN1/24 – The Egg Performing Arts Center – Albany, NY*1/25 – House of Blues Boston – Boston, MA*1/26-27 – PlayStation Theater – New York City, NY*1/28 – Gem and Jam Festival – Tucson, AZ1/31 – Carnegie Library Music Hall of Homestead – Pittsburgh, PA*FEBRUARY2/1 – The Fillmore Philadelphia – Philadelphia, PA*2/2 – 9:30 Club – Washington, D.C.*2/3 – The Anthem – Washington, D.C.*2/7 – House of Blues Cleveland – Cleveland, OH2/8 – Madison Theater – Covington, KY2/9-10 – The Fillmore Detroit – Detroit, MI* Billy Strings supportslast_img read more

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Golfers Jostle for Lakowe 2018 Club Championship

first_imgMembers of Lakowe Lakes Golf Course are set to battle for the 2018 Club Championship in a 36 holes contest on the 1st and 2nd December at the picturesque course in Lagos.The event that was won last year by Tunji Adebajo and Georgia Oboh in both male and female categories respectively, will now feature a lot more contenders when it tees-off. Although, Oboh, will be missing this year; as she has gone ahead to sign-up for professional golf career, which leaves the title in that category open for a new winner entirely.Head professional and operations manager at the golf facility, Femi Olagbenro, informed that the growing membership of the club has given rise to new challenges for participants and past winners at events at the club. “We have over sixty players already signaled to take part; we expect the event to be a tough battle for the former winners in different categories” he said.Olagbenro also assured that the golf course is also being primed for the event with the greens and fairways being given professional growing in readiness for the traffick that the two days will attract.The event would be competed for in gentlemen, ladies and veteran categories.Top among this year’s contenders for the title include, Cubus Classen, Douglas Koebe, Peter Eben-Spiff, Frank Momoh, James Heur, Richard Smith and Winston Strasser in the men’s category while Fatumata Coker, Njide Ndili and Idowu Babalakin are all tipped for the lady’s crown.The event will be rounded off with prize presentation gala at the end of the second round, where all the winners would be presented with their award.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegramlast_img read more

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