Blues Traveler Tickets
A rock band that was created in 1987 in Princeton, New Jersey is still going strong. It is none other than Blues Traveler. It has all of its music covering a vast array of music genres which primarily comprise of Southern rock, folk rock, blues rock, soul and psychedelic rock. The band is well known and highly acclaimed for their extensive utilization of segues in all of their live music concerts. It is also known to be one of the most vital bands who re-emerged the jam scene in the decade of the 1990s. They literally spearheaded the touring music festival known as H.O.R.D.E.
At the moment, its lineup consists of Chan Kinchla the guitarist, Ben Wilson the keyboardist, John Popper lead vocalist as well as the harmonica player, Brendan Hill the drummer and Tad Kinchla the bassist. Both Ben Wilson and Tad Kinchla became its part when the original bassist named Bobby Sheehan died in 1999.
The Blues Traveler is famous amongst its massive fan following for the improvisational and highly creative live performances. On the other hand, those who have not had the chance to witness it performing to absolutely brilliant live events, are well aware of the hit singles that the band has produced and released. The songs have made it to the list of the Top 40 singles charts. Some known songs such as "Hook", "But Anyway" and "Run-Around" have been listed in the Top 40. It was after the release of their fourth studio recorded album titled as Four which came out in 1994, that they received the mainstream fame. However, the death of Sheehan and also the struggle the lead vocalist John Popper had to face put a slight damper in the rising success of the band. Ultimately, in 2002, A&M dropped the band. Yet, it took this time off as a fantastic chance to re-start their music creation in a highly unique and productive musical direction. They effectively, went on to being massively independent and started to release their music on small experimental labels.
The band did not quit during their hard time, and strived for excellence even then. Known for their rocking live performances, it surely knows how to keep their live audiences hooked to their performances. If you are a fan of the band, or a fan of witnessing a mind blowing live music event, then grab your Blues Traveler tickets today and be a part of one of the most amazing live music concerts ever.
The band successfully released an amazing double-disk compilation in March in 2012 which was entitled 25 on Hip-O Records. This album marks the 25th silver anniversary and comprises of all of their super hit singles, previously unreleased songs and also commendable new covers. On the 26th of June in 2012, it effectively released their most recent studio recorded album known as Suzie Cracks the Whip. It has received immense critical acclaim for their recent works.
Although the Blues Traveler is basically a rock band, yet it has sounds of blues rock, alternative rock and psychedelic rock in their music. It has been actively a part of the music industry since 1987 and have been creating marvelous music and performing in live shows since their inception. They have been affiliated with music recording label companies such as A&M Records, 429 Records and Sanctuary Records. Even though the band went through a lot with Sheehan’s death and also the issues John Popper had to face for his obesity, yet they prevailed and have emerged as one of the most successful rock bands of all times. It will be performing live in a fantastic live event soon. Book your Blues Traveler tickets now and be a part of one of the most magnificent rock shows that you have ever seen.