MPAC Announces Lyle Lovett, Get The Led Out And Live Nation Presents Hasan Minhaj

MPAC Announces Lyle Lovett, Get The Led Out And Live Nation Presents Hasan MinhajLyle Lovett and His Large Band
Tuesday, August 7 at 8 pm

Acclaimed singer-songwriter Lyle Lovett returns to MPAC with his Large Band on Tuesday, August 7 at 8 pm. Tickets are $59-99.

A singer, composer and actor, Lyle Lovett has broadened the definition of American music in a career that spans 14 albums. Coupled with his gift for storytelling, the Texas-based musician fuses elements of country, swing, jazz, folk, gospel and blues in a convention-defying manner that breaks down barriers.

Whether touring as a "Duo" or with his "Acoustic Group" or his "Large Band," Lovett's live performances show not only the breadth of this Texas legend's deep talents, but also the diversity of his influences, making him one of the most compelling and captivating musicians in popular music.

Since his self-titled debut in 1986, Lyle Lovett has evolved into one of music's most vibrant and iconic performers. Among his many accolades, besides the four Grammy Awards, he was given the Americana Music Association's inaugural Trailblazer Award and was named Texas State Musician.

His works, rich and eclectic, are some of the most beloved of any artist working today.

More information at www.lylelovett.com

Get the Led Out
Wednesday, August 8 at 8 pm

Dubbed "The American Led Zeppelin," Get the Led out performs the best of the classic British band at MPAC on Wednesday, August 8 at 8 pm. Tickets are $29-$59.

>From the bombastic and epic, to the folky and mystical, Get The Led Out (GTLO) has captured the essence of the recorded music of Led Zeppelin and brought it to the concert stage. The Philadelphia-based group consists of six veteran musicians intent on delivering Led Zeppelin live, like you've never heard before. Utilizing the multi-instrumentalists at their disposal, GTLO re-creates the songs in all their depth and glory with the studio overdubs that Zeppelin themselves never performed. When you hear three guitars on the album.GTLO delivers three guitarists on stage. No wigs or fake English accents, GTLO brings what the audience wants.a high energy Zeppelin concert with an honest, heart-thumping intensity.

GTLO's approach to their performance of this hallowed catalog is not unlike a classical performance. "Led Zeppelin are sort of the classical composers of the rock era," says lead vocalist Paul Sinclair. "I believe 100 years from now they will be looked at as the Bach or Beethoven of our time. As cliché as it sounds, their music is timeless."

A GTLO concert mimics the "light and shade" that are the embodiment of "The Mighty Zep." Whether it's the passion and fury with which they deliver the blues-soaked, groove-driven rock anthems, it's their attention to detail and nuance that makes a Get The Led Out performance a truly awe-inspiring event!

More information at www.gtlorocks.com
Video at: www.gtlorocks.com/videos

Live Nation presents:
PEABODY AWARD WINNING COMEDIAN, WRITER AND HOST
Hasan Minhaj

BRINGS NEW SHOW TO MAYO PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
FOR AN EXCLUSIVE AREA PERFORMANCE
AUGUST 18, 2018

Comedian, writer, actor and host of his upcoming weekly comedy show, Hasan Minhaj, will embark on a national tour, Hasan Minhaj: Before The Storm, stopping in major cities around the U.S. and Canada including an exclusive area performance at the Mayo Performing Arts Center in Morristown on August 18, 2018.

Tickets for the Morristown show are on sale this Friday, July 13th at 10AM and are available via 973-539-8008, online at www.mayoarts.org, or at the Mayo Performing Arts Center Box Office.

Hasan Minhaj: Before The Storm is the follow up to the sold-out national tour of his one man show Homecoming King. This brand new show tackles the dizzying political climate with innovative media, incisive comedy, and his signature storytelling style.

This fall Hasan will become the first Indian-American to host his own weekly comedy show for Netflix that has been picked up for an unprecedented 32-episode order. Each week on the series, he will bring his unique comedic voice to investigate the larger trends shaping our fragmented world. He will remain a correspondent on "The Daily Show with Trevor Noah" through the summer. He joined the show in November 2014 as Jon Stewart's last hire.

Earlier this year, Hasan won a 2018 Peabody Award for his critically acclaimed comedy special Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King that is available to stream on Netflix. In 2017, he had the prestigious honor of hosting the annual White House Correspondents Dinner in Washington, D.C.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Of6PLJbMnxE

Tickets as well as a complete tour schedule are available at: https://hasanminhaj.com/. The initial tour schedule is available below.

About Live Nation Entertainment
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About The Mayo Performing Arts Center
Mayo Performing Arts Center, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, presents a wide range of programs that entertain, enrich, and educate the diverse population of the region and enhance the economic vitality of Northern New Jersey. For additional information, visit www.mayoarts.org.

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