38 Special Tickets
38 Special is an American rock band that is known for its versatility and originality. The band comprises of a number of gifted musicians who come up with incredible rock music. 38 Special has inspired many fellow musicians and still continues to entertain its countless fans. You will get to be a part of something big after getting your 38 Special tickets.
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- .38 Special, Strand Capitol Performing Arts Center tickets for 10/02 07:30 PM Strand Capitol Performing Arts Center
- Thu Oct 02 2014
- .38 Special, Deadwood Mountain Grand Hotel & Casino tickets for 11/07 08:00 PM Deadwood Mountain Grand Hotel & Casino
- Fri Nov 07 2014
- .38 Special, Prairie Knights Casino tickets for 11/08 07:30 PM Prairie Knights Casino
- Sat Nov 08 2014
38 Special was formed in the early 70s by two friends, Donnie Van Zant and Don Barnes who. Later they were joined by the bassist Larry Junstrom, guitarist Danny Chauncey, keyboardist, Bobby Capps and the drummer, Garry Moffatt. Describing their work pattern, 38 Special says, "Weíre a team, and it's always been kind of an unspoken rule that we donít slack up, we stack up. We go out there every night to win." This shows the bandís strong determination towards their passion that is to create amazing rock music. At first, their music had a strong southern rock influence but with time they have expanded their musical approach. The fans can now also listen to rudiments of blues rock, hard rock, country rock and arena rock. After more than three decades together, 38 Special continues to bring their signature blast of Southern Rock to over 100 cities a year.
A career spanning over three decades and with sales in excess of 20 million, 38 Special has maintained its position in the industry. The bandís fourth album Wild-Eyed Southern Boy, was one of their biggest hit and was certified Platinum. Songs such as "Fantasy Girl," "Hold On Loosely" and "Wild Eyed Southern Boys" became the bandís early chartbusters. The track "Hold On Loosely" was featured in PlayStationís video game, Guitar hero Encore: Rocks the 80s along with a number movies like Without a Paddle, Joe Dirt and Bickford Shmecklerís Cool Ideas. This breakthrough track brought in a lot of opportunities for 38 Special.
The band started to get more gigs day by day and was approached by several record producers as well. The very next year, 38 Special released its fifth studio album, Special Forces which again earned them a number of chart topping hits like "Caught Up in You" and "You Keep Runniní Away." Following its release was the bandís most successful album to date titled, Tour de Force. The record received Gold and a Platinum certification and the song "If Iíd Been the One" debuted at number one on the Billboard Magazineís Album Rock Tracks chart. The most recent studio album by the band is Drivetrain. The song "Troopers with an Attitude" has been featured in the film Super Troopers.
38 Special has been recording and touring without any break, treating the fans with their signature style of Ďmuscle and melodyí. Each band member has a unique talent, making 38 Special perfect from every aspect. While Don Barnes is an astounding vocalist, Donnie Van Zant is a true rock star entertaining the fans with his spectacular style. The guitarist Danny is also known for his signature sound that has got class, precision and uncluttered technique. Larry Junstrom is popular for his monstrous bass and thundering power chords which you will see in the upcoming live concert. Keyboardist Bobby and drummer Garry have also been the backbone of 38 Special for the past many decades. Together, their high energy onstage antics make every show a fantastic experience for all. It is undoubtedly a great opportunity to see these superstars perform live on stage. The only thing thatís keeping you from all the fun are your 38 Special tickets .