He’s taken the country music world by storm. Darius Rucker will be live in concert on Friday, October 7, 2011, with special guests Rodney Atkins and Frankie Ballard at Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex in Indiana, Pa.
Tickets go on sale Saturday, August 20, at 10:00 a.m.
Former front man for blues band Hootie and the Blowfish, Darius Rucker is no stranger to the spotlight. Rucker’s success in the country music format was recently recognized at the forty-third annual CMA Awards when he received the Top New Artist title, and again with ACM, Teen Choice, and AMA Award nominations. Charleston, SC 1966—a title which pays tribute to one of Rucker's biggest influences, Radney Foster—includes the multiple-week number-one hit single “Come Back Song” and his current Top 10 single, “This.”
Tickets to Darius Rucker with special guests Rodney Atkins and Frankie Ballard are priced at $25 (students), $35, $40, and $45. They go on sale August 20 at 10:00 a.m. Ticket prices include a $2 facility fee and may be purchased online, by calling ComcastTix at 800-298-4200, or at the Kovalchick Complex box office.
Co-headliner Rodney Atkins has had wonderful response from his second album, If You’re Going Through Hell, which was released in 2006. Its first two singles, “If You’re Going Through Hell” and “Watching You,” each spent four weeks at the top of the country music charts. Both songs were also named as the number one country song of the year by Billboard magazine.
The album, which has since been certified platinum in the United States, has produced two more number one singles in “These Are My People” and “Cleaning This Gone,” as well as “Invisibly Shaken,” which peaked at number forty-one. A twelfth single, “It’s America,” was released in November 2008 as the first release from his third album, It’s America, and the song became his fifth number one charting single and was performed on numerous awards shows and national TV shows. In the summer of 2010, Atkins released “Farmer’s Daughter,” his seventh top five country hit.
New personality Frankie Ballard showcases a bluesy, rocking edge to the country scene. His talents as a vocalist, songwriter, instrumentalist, and showman have already made him one of the genre’s most memorable new artists. His first single, “Tell Me You Get Lonely,” became a top-five video chart success.
You can buy tickets online, or call Comcasttix at 1-800-298-4200.
You can also purchase tickets at the Kovalchick Complex box office, located at:
711 Pratt DriveIndiana, PA 15705