Courtney Devores on the local and national music scene
Friday, March 2, 2012
Veteran classic rock lineup scheduled for Verizon
Classic rockers Styx, REO Speedwagon, and Ted Nugent will perform at Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre May 17 when the trio's Midwest Rock n' Roll Express tour trucks into Charlotte. The 30-city tour pairs the Motor City Madman, who opens each show, with Illinois' Styx and REO Speedwagon. All charted hits in the `70s and `80s and have sold 80 million albums worldwide between them. Tickets go on sale March 10 at 10 a.m. at www.livenation.com, www.ticketmaster.com and by calling 1-800-745-3000 or at the venue's box office.