Grand Funk Railroad Performs at Live! Casino & Hotel on October 11 to Celebrate 50 Years of Funk
American Rock Group Brings 2019 Tour to Maryland’s Hottest Entertainment Venue
GRAND FUNK RAILROAD, one of the top selling American bands of the seventies, will perform at Live! Casino & Hotel’s Event Center on FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2019 to celebrate the band’s 50-year milestone.
Showtime is 9:00 pm. Tickets start at $35 and can be purchased online at LiveCasinoHotel.com
Known as “The American Band,” Grand Funk Railroad is notorious for having paved the way for bands such as KISS, Foreigner, Journey, Van Halen and Bon Jovi. They are a five-piece, high energy group, whose signature style includes hard driving sound, soulful vocals, muscular instrumentation and forceful pop melodies. The band has toured the world and sold out venues across the U.S., Canada, Europe, Japan and South America.
Grand Funk Railroad has had 19 charted singles with eight Top 40 hits and two number one singles with songs like “We're an American Band” and “Locomotion”, both selling more than one million copies each. Additionally, the group has 13 gold and 10 platinum records with record sales exceeding 25 million copies worldwide.
The group includes original founding members Don Brewer, vocalist and drummer, and Mel Schacher, bassist. New additions to the group include, Max Carl, Bruce Kulick, and Tim Cashion. The multi-talented band carries on the tradition of Grand Funk hits and creates a new chapter in the 50-year legacy.
UPCOMING ENTERTAINMENT SCHEDULE – PHOTOS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST
LIVE! EVENT CENTER HEADLINERS
LIVE! PRO BOXING: SMITH VS BUJAJ
- Friday, August 2
- 7:00pm | Tickets Starting at $55
DWIGHT YOAKAM AND SUGARCANE JANE
- Saturday, August 17
- 8:00pm | Tickets Starting at $35
LEGENDS IN CONCERT PRESENTS TWO KINGS & A QUEEN
- Thursday, August 29, Friday, August 30 and Saturday, August 31
- 8:00pm | Tickets Starting at $30
- Saturday, September 7
- 8:00pm | Tickets Starting at $29.50
AN EVENING WITH THE CELEBRITY HOUSEWIVES
- Friday, September 20
- 9:00pm | Tickets Starting at $45
GRAND FUNK RAILROAD
- Friday, October 11
- 9:00pm | Tickets Starting at $35
- Friday, November 1
- 8:00pm | Tickets Starting at $45
KENNY “BABYFACE” EDMONDS
- Friday, November 15
- 8:00pm | Tickets Starting at $65
- 7/22 – Lunes Latino with Kaya, 8pm
- 7/23 – Tune Up Tuesday with Cutting Edge Dueling Pianos Party Band, 6pm
- 7/24 – Worry Free Wednesdays with The Players, 6pm
- 7/25 – Karaoke Live! with Lloyd Dobler Effect ($5 Cover)
- 7/26 – Late Night Live! with DJ Jealousy, 12am
- 7/27 – Late Night Live! with DJ Sway, 12am
- 7/28 – Send Me Back Sundays with Charles Parker, 6pm
- 7/28 – Flowers for Taco, 8pm
- 7/29 – Lunes Latino with Kaya, 8pm
- 7/30 – Tune Up Tuesday with Cutting Edge Dueling Pianos Party Band, 6pm
- 7/31 – Worry Free Wednesdays with I&I Riddim, 6pm
For ticket prices and/or to purchase tickets, visit www.livecasinohotel.com.
About Live! Casino & Hotel
Live! Casino & Hotel is one of the largest commercial casinos in the country, located in the Washington DC/Baltimore corridor, just off I-95, Route 100 and the B/W Parkway at Arundel Mills. Open 24/7/365, the property features more than 200 live action table games, including a Poker Room; approximately 4,000 slot machines; two High Limit rooms; and the Orchid Gaming & Smoking Patio. Guests can enjoy five-star accommodations, including 310 luxury guest rooms; the Live! Spa; world-class dining, featuring the Zagat-rated #1 steakhouse The Prime Rib®; David’s, featuring global cuisine; Bobby’s Burger Palace, from celebrated chef Bobby Flay; The Cheesecake Factory®; Luk Fu and 8 at Luk Fu, serving authentic sushi and Asian cuisine; Morty’s Deli; Latin cuisine at En Vivo; Phillips® Seafood Express; and Luckies, offering Starbucks coffee, pastries, and Italian gelato; and a sizzling nightlife, including nightly entertainment at Live! Center Stage; the R Bar; and The Lobby Bar at David’s. A 4,000-seat Event Center, opening in two phases, featuring 40,000-square-feet of meeting and banquet space, and a performance venue with a regular lineup of headline entertainment completes the Live! experience. Enjoy secure covered parking with valet service and a free self-park garage with Park Assist® and direct elevator access to the casino floor. The newly-renovated Live! Lofts boutique hotel, located just minutes from the Casino, features 250 guest rooms and suites, and approximately 3,400-square-feet of meeting and banquet space. For reservations, call 443-445-2929, or book online at LiveCasinoHotel.com. Live! Casino & Hotel and Live! Lofts are owned and operated by a company that is affiliated with The Cordish Companies. Call 855-5MD-LIVE (855-563-5483); or visit LiveCasinoHotel.com or LiveCasino.social. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For employment opportunities, visit www.LiveCasinoHotel.com/jobs.
About The Cordish Companies
The Cordish Companies’ origins date back to 1910 and encompass four generations of privately-held, family ownership. During the past ten decades, The Cordish Companies has grown into a global leader in Commercial Real Estate; Entertainment Districts; Sports-Anchored Developments; Gaming; Hotels; Residential Properties; Restaurants; International Development; Coworking Spaces; and Private Equity. One of the largest and most respected developers in the world, The Cordish Companies has been awarded an unprecedented seven Urban Land Institute Awards for Excellence for public-private developments that are of unique significance to the cities in which they are located. The Cordish Companies has developed and operates highly acclaimed dining, entertainment and hospitality destinations throughout the United States, many falling under The Cordish Companies’ Live! Brand, highly regarded as one of the premier entertainment brands in the country. In gaming, The Cordish Companies has developed among the most successful casino hotel resorts in the world including the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa and Live! Casino & Hotel Maryland. Welcoming over 50 million visitors per year, these developments are among the highest profile dining, entertainment, gaming, hotel and sports-anchored destinations in the country. Over the generations, The Cordish Companies has remained true to the family’s core values of quality, entrepreneurial spirit, long-term personal relationships, and integrity. As a testimony to the long-term vision of its family leadership, The Cordish Companies still owns and manages virtually every business it has created. For more information visit www.cordish.com or follow us on Twitter.
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