Boz Scaggs, Chubby Checker and Stray Cats frontman Brian Setzer are among the artists performing at a recently launched concert series held near the late Elvis Presley‘s Graceland mansion in Memphis, Tennessee.
The Graceland Live series features concerts by various well-known performers at two venues: Graceland Soundstage and the Graceland Guest House Theatre.
The next show of the series, which features Poison frontman Bret Michaels, is scheduled for March 23 at Graceland Soundstage, located at the Elvis Presley’s Memphis entertainment complex, across the street from Graceland. The state-of-the-art venue has a 2,000-person capacity and two giant video screens.
Other confirmed Graceland Live concerts at Graceland Soundstage include George Thorogood and the Destroyers on April 13, Scaggs on June 16, Checker on June 22 and Setzer with his solo band Rockabilly Riot on August 21.
The only Graceland Live performances currently scheduled for the Graceland Guest House Theatre are a pair of April 6 gigs by comedian Billy Gardell.
Tickets for the upcoming Graceland Live shows go on sale to the general public Friday, January 25, at 9 a.m. CT and can be purchased at GracelandLive.com or by calling 877-777-0606.
Pre-sale tickets go on sale starting Wednesday, January 23, at 9 a.m. CT; visit GracelandLive.com for more details.
Fans who buy tickets to Graceland Live shows will have free access to the Elvis Presley’s Memphis after 3 p.m. local time on the day of the concert.
Here’s the full list of upcoming Graceland Live concerts:
3/23 — Bret Michaels, Graceland Soundstage
4/6 — Billy Gardell, Graceland Guest House Theatre (two shows)
4/13 — George Thorogood and the Destroyers, Graceland Soundstage
4/19 — Buckcherry, Graceland Soundstage
5/3 — Allman Betts Band, Graceland Soundstage
6/2 — Stryper, Graceland Soundstage)
6/16 — Boz Scaggs, Graceland Soundstage
6/22 — Chubby Checker & The Wildcats, Graceland Soundstage
8/21 — Brian Setzer’s Rockabilly Riot, Graceland Soundstage
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