NIAGARA FALLS, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 29, 2011) - Glenn Frey, one of the original members of the classic rock band the Eagles, has been added to the August concert line-up at Fallsview Casino. Frey will perform two shows on August 23 and 24.
Frey, along with Eagles drummer and lead vocalist Don Henley, joined forces to form the legendary group back in 1971. The Eagles went on to sell more than 120 million albums worldwide and were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998. Glenn Frey also enjoyed a successful solo career in the 1980s, earning a dozen songs in the US Top 100, as well as a number of hits featured on popular movie soundtracks including Beverly Hills Cop, Ghostbusters II and Thelma and Louise.
"We are pleased to welcome Glenn Frey to Fallsview Casino in August," says Larry Gregson, VP, Marketing at Niagara Casinos. "Our audiences are always thrilled to see a performer of this caliber, and Frey's music from both his solo career and with the Eagles is always a privilege to hear."
|Tuesday, August 23
|Wednesday, August 24
|Showtime: 8:30pm, doors open at 7:30pm
|Tickets start at $75
|Founding member of the Eagles, Rock and Roll icon Glenn Frey takes the stage with hits such as: "The Heat Is On", "You Belong To The City", "The One You Love", "Lyin' Eyes", "Take It Easy", "Tequila Sunrise" and "Peaceful Easy Feeling".
Tickets for Glenn Frey at Fallsview Casino will be available beginning at noon on Friday, July 1, at the Fallsview Casino Box Office (on any show date) or at all Ticketmaster outlets, by calling Ticketmaster at 1-877-833-3110 or by visiting www.ticketmaster.ca. Media organizations interested in photographs of any of the artists performing at Fallsview Casino Resort may obtain them by visiting www.fallsviewcasinoresort.com and clicking on "Media Centre."
Built on a cliff overlooking the world-famous Horseshoe Falls, Fallsview Casino Resort is the largest and most elegant gaming resort facility in Canada and the crown jewel in Niagara's stunning array of wonders. It features a casino with over 3,000 slot machines and 142 gaming tables, a 374-room luxury hotel, a full–service spa and fitness centre, a 1,500-seat Avalon Theatre, dozens of dining and shopping options and over 30,000 square feet of meeting and convention space.