Canadian Music Hall of Famer Tom Cochrane with Red Rider will hit The Colosseum stage December 5 With Special Guest Steven PageBook A Room
For immediate release: Wednesday September 11, 2019
Windsor, ON – Iconic Canadian musician Tom Cochrane, with his band Red Rider, will rock The Colosseum stage Thursday, December 5 at 8pm.
Cochrane has been a mainstay in the Canadian music scene ever since Red Rider’s debut album; Don’t Fight it in 1979. With a career that has spanned over 40 years, 17 albums, eight Juno Awards and an induction into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame, Tom Cochrane is undoubtedly one of Canada’s biggest rock and roll artists.
Cochrane began his career as the frontman for rock band Red Rider and released chart-topping hits “White Hot”, “Boy Inside the Man”, “Big League” and “Lunatic Fringe” - a song that became of the most played singles in the history of American Rock radio. He launched his solo career with the release of Mad Mad World, one of the top-selling albums in Canadian music history, achieving Diamond-certified status and producing such hit singles as “No Regrets”, “Washed Away” and “Life Is A Highway”, which reigned at #1 for six weeks in Canada, reached #6 on the Billboard Hot 100, and went on to become recognized the world over. Cochrane holds an honorary doctorate, has a place on Canada’s Walk of Fame, and has been honoured with both the Order of Manitoba and the Order of Canada.
Joining Tom Cochrane and Red Rider as a special guest is Steven Page, one of the most recognizable voices in Canadian music. As a founding member of award-winning Canadian pop/rock band Barenaked Ladies, he has lent his voice to such unmistakable hits as “The Old Apartment”, “Brian Wilson” and “It’s All Been Done”. He has released five solo albums, his most recent being Discipline: Heal Thyself, Pt. II. Throughout his career, Page has received nine Juno Awards and 19 nominations, two Billboard Music Awards and two Grammy nominations, as well as an induction into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame.
Don’t miss your chance to see Tom Cochrane with Red Rider and special guest Steven Page live! Tickets start at $28 Canadian and go on sale at noon on Friday, September 20 at the Box Office and online.
Ticket purchases can be made through caesarswindsor.com, ticketmaster.ca or at the Box Office located in the main casino building on the second floor, open Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and on additional show days. Non-show days from noon to 8pm and on show days open until midnight. Guests must be 19 years of age or older to attend concerts and to enter the casino and all other outlets. Prices listed do not include applicable taxes and fees.
Beat the Box Office! Caesars Rewards members receive exclusive ticket presale benefits! Show your Caesars Rewards card and photo ID at noon EST on Sunday September 15 to buy them at the Box Office OR buy them online at noon EST on Sunday, September 15 and be the FIRST to buy tickets before the public for Tom Cochrane with Red Rider and special guest Steven Page! To learn more, visit the Caesars Rewards Centre.
Upcoming shows: Iliza Shlesinger (Sept 12), Steve Martin and Martin Short (Sept 27), Dallas Smith and Dean Brody (Oct 4), Australian Pink Floyd (Oct 6), Million Dollar Quartet (Oct 10), Billy Ray Cyrus wsg Lil Nas X – ALL AGES (Oct 17), The Chieftains wsg Glass Tiger (Oct 18), Daughtry (Oct 24), Jim Gaffigan (Nov 3), Walk Off the Earth - ALL AGES (Nov 7), Logic – AGES 16+ (Nov 10), City and Colour (Nov 20), A Charlie Brown Christmas – ALL AGES (Nov 23), We Will Rock You – ALL AGES (Nov 29 & 30), Tom Segura (Dec 8), A Magical Cirque Christmas – ALL AGES (Dec 14) and The Tenors - ALL AGES (Dec 15).
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