Lynyrd Skynyrd Tupelo MS Tickets
Lynyrd Skynyrd are finally bidding farewell to the music world with their Last of the Street Survivors Farewell Tour. After a 40-year long musical venture, the group has decided to say their goodbyes. With the production of Live Nation, the trek will be performing in different cities like Savannah, Tupelo, Madison, Indianapolis, Orlando, Charlotte and many more. The performance that is going to take place in your city is going to be held on March 20, 2020 at the BancorpSouth Arena in Tupelo. Grab your Lynyrd Skynyrd Tupelo MS Tickets and have fun at the star-studded night. Get you tickets booked now before they are all gone.
Facts About Lynyrd Skynyrd
Inducted in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Lynyrd Skynyrd is a group which excels at playing a blend of blues rock and Southern rock. The band was headed by Ronnie Van Zant and during the 70s and it started gaining a lot of attention. The group faced a few ups and downs which led them to add and lose some of their members. They released their first album with MCA Records which went gold in 1974 and later in 1987 it was certified double platinum by RIAA. Here are a few lesser known facts about the band.
The whole group came together due to an incident which took place between Ronnie and Bob. During a baseball game, the singer hit the drummer with a foul ball which led to the beginning of something unexpected.
Name of the Band
The band was formed under the title, ‘My Backyard’. They started jamming at Bob Burn’s parents’ house and there they got the name of the band. Later on, they changed it to ‘One Percent’ but couldn’t settle with it. In 1969, the members titled the band after their physical education instructor, Leonard Skinner, using different spellings. They wanted to mock him but ended up having a friendly relationship with him.
They Set A World Record
Lynyrd Skynyrdhas made it to the Guinness Book of World Record for still being able to maintain its legacy even after losing so many members in a plane crash.
All of these lesser known facts are a part of their journey. You can become a part of it too by coming to their concert. Buy your tickets and enjoy the Last of the Street Survivors Farewell Tour.