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Classic 80’s Rock Bands Loverboy and George Thorogood & The Destroyers hit The Colosseum stage April 30

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For immediate release: Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Windsor, ON – Legendary rock bands Loverboy and George Thorogood & The Destroyers will bring their high energy to The Colosseum stage Thursday, April 30 at 8:00 p.m.

American rock legend George Thorogood & The Destroyers have sold over 15 million albums, played more than 8,000 ferocious live shows, and built a catalog of classic hits that includes “Who Do You Love”, “I Drink Alone”, “One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer”, “Move It On Over” and “Bad To The Bone” as “one of the most iconic bands in rock & roll history” (Rapid City Journal).

They broke records with their 50 Dates/50 States tour, delivered landmark performances at Live Aid and on Saturday Night Live, and became mainstays of radio, MTV and stages worldwide for more than two generations. Through it all, they’ve remained one of the most consistent – and consistently passionate – progenitors of blues-based rock in pop culture history.

Closing out the show will be the legendary Canadian rock band Loverboy.  Since forming in 1978, Loverboy has been “Working for the Weekend” delighting audiences around the world since and quickly becoming an MTV darling as one of the first bands featured on the music channel.

With their trademark red leather pants, bandannas, big rock sound and high-energy live shows, Loverboy has sold more than 10 million albums, earning four multi-platinum plaques and a trio of double-platinum releases.  Their string of hits include, in addition to the anthem “Working for the Weekend,” such arena rock staples as “Lovin’ Every Minute of It,” “This Could Be the Night,” “Hot Girls in Love”, “Turn Me Loose,” and “Queen of the Broken Hearts.”

Loverboy won a record six Juno awards and were one of the Top 5 grossing touring acts in the world, performing in over 100 cities across the U.S. and Canada.  Their success made them the first Canadian group ever to earn Columbia Records’ exclusive Crystal Globe Award, celebrating the sale of over five million albums outside their native country.

Don’t miss your chance to rock with Loverboy and George Thorogood & The Destroyers live! Tickets start at $29 Canadian and go on sale at noon on Friday January 31 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 8 pm 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! Purchase your pre-sale tickets, available online only, at Noon on Thursday, January 30 to be the FIRST to buy tickets before the public for Loverboy and George Thorogood & The Destroyers! To learn more, visit the Caesars Rewards Centre for all the details.

Upcoming shows: Dancing With The Stars – ALL AGES (Feb 1), Josh Groban (Feb 9), The Blues Brothers featuring Dan Aykroyd and Jim Belushi (Feb 22), America (March 5), Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons (March 20), Ice Cube (March 26), Pitbull (March 29), REO Speedwagon (April 3), Jason Derulo (April 10), Bill Burr (April 29), Sebastian Maniscalco (May 14 & 15) and Kesha (June 5).

 

About Caesars Windsor Caesars Windsor is the largest casino resort in Canada and the first of its kind outside of the U.S. to be branded with this legendary, world-renowned name. Proud recipient of the 2018 Forbes Best Employer Award; the CAA/AAA Four Diamond hotel award for 20 consecutive years, Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence (COE) for ten consecutive years and Hall of Fame member; and is 4-Green Key certified from the world recognized Green Key Eco-Rating program for its outstanding environmental efforts. Winner of the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence for 11 years for its gourmet steakhouse, Neros. Voted “Best Hotel” for 19 consecutive years by Casino Player Magazine. This year, The Colosseum has been ranked #1 for Theatre Venues in Canada by Pollstar®.

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