'Happy Together Tour' with The Turtles, Chuck Negron of Three Dog Night & More Stops at bergenPAC, 6/22
Bergen Performing Arts Center located at 30 North Van Brunt Street in Englewood New Jersey presents an evening in the '60s with cherished classic rock artists and their many hits Sunday, June 22nd, 2014 at 7PM.
Happy Together Tour includes The Turtles: "Happy Together" and "She'd Rather Be with Me", Chuck Negron: "One (Is the Loneliest Number)" and "Joy to the World", Mark Farner of Grand Funk Railroad: "I'm Your Captain/Closer to Home" and "We're an American Band", Gary Lewis & The Playboys: "This Diamond Ring" and "Count Me In", and Mitch Ryder and The Detroit Wheels: "Devil With A Blue Dress"/"Good Golly Miss Molly". Be sure to reserve tickets for this spectacular show at www.ticketmaster.com or Box Office at 201.227.1030.
The Turtles are an American rock band led by vocalists Howard Kaylan and Mark Volman, later known as Flo and Eddie. The band became notable for several Top 40 hits. They scored their biggest and best-known hit in 1967 with the song "Happy Together" which they will be performing on Sunday along with the song "She'd Rather Be with Me."
Chuck Negron is an American singer-songwriter best known for being one of the founding members and lead vocalists in the band Three Dog Night, which is considered one of the most successful bands of the late 1960s and early 1970s. Negron also embarked on a solo career where he released four albums. Some of his most famous hits include "One (Is the Loneliest Number)" and "Joy to the World."
Mark Farmer is an American singer, guitarist and songwriter. He is best known as the lead guitarist for the band Grand Funk Railroad. He is also known for his later work as a contemporary Christian musician. His best-known songs are the 1970 hit "I'm Your Captain (Closer to Home). And "We're an American Band."
Gary Lewis & The Playboys were a 1960s pop and rock group. The band was fronted by musician Gary Lewis. They are best known for their 1965 single "This Diamond Ring" which was number-one on the Billboard Hot 100. Another well-known single of theirs is the song "Count Me In."
Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels were an American rock group from Detroit, Michigan. They had their first big hit in 1965 with "Jenny Take a Ride" which reached number-10 on national charts and number-one on the R&B chart. Mitch Ryder, lead vocalist and frontman has recorded over two dozen albums throughout his life. The band is known for their singles "Devil With A Blue Dress" and "Good Golly Miss Molly."
About bergenPAC: Founded in 2003, the 1,367-seat Bergen Performing Arts Center, or bergenPAC, is the area's cultural mecca. Housed in a historic Art Deco-style theater boasting one of the finest acoustic halls in the United States, bergenPAC attracts a stellar roster of world-class entertainment. The jewel in our crown is The Performing Arts School at bergenPAC - the innovative, educational performing arts initiative that reaches more than 30,000 students annually. The Performing Arts School provides community youth, age 2 months to 21 years, with unique, "hands-on" training in music, dance and theater by industry professionals. It is through the ongoing generosity of sponsors, donors and patrons that the not-for-profit 501 (c)(3) corporation bergenPAC and The Performing Arts School are able to thrive and enrich our community. bergenPAC is located at 30 North Van Brunt Street in Englewood, NJ 07631.