Credit Union 1 Amphitheatre | Tinley Park, Illinois
Lynyrd Skynyrd comes to Hollywood Casino Ampitheatre on Friday 3rd August 2018!
2018 marks almost 55 years together and another tour that fans can get stuck into. But the news that has really caught each and everyone of their fans attension is the fact that this is the LAST EVER tour that Lynyrd Skynyrd will ever perform. So, if your a fan or know someone who is, then grab the opportunity to see them LIVE in concert!
Lynyrd Skynyrd known for their massive influence and part of the Southern rock genre during the 1970s, these guys have been a long standing group of all time. Now for half a century, Lynyrd Skynyrd have been performing all around the world and sharing their music since their very first year all the way back in 1969!!
After playing on the road with fellow legends, The Who on their Quadrophenia tour, Lynyrd Skynyrd transformed their own career with their first ever album, Second Helping – this release picked up their career and gained them multi platinum status and the rest is history!
For just a few years, the band performed globally and made the most of their concerts and touring, but In 1977 a fatal airplane crash took the lives of their original members; frontman Ronnie Van Zant, guitarist Steve Gaines, backup singer Cassie Gaines.Of course as we know there was a ten year gap but after the wait, in 1987, the band reformed with it's remaining members and they have been performing and taking to the road ever since.
But alas, some things must come to an end and after half a century of their incredible mark on music history, Lynyrd Skynyrd have announced that this year will be the final ever chance for fans to catch them LIVE! Come and show your support for one of the greatest to walk the earth on their farewell tour.
Lynyrd Skynyrd has sold 28 million records in the United States. They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on March 13, 2006 – these are a must see before they go for not just Lynyrd Skynyrd fans but all time music lovers!!