The gist: Reserved seats are $76, $53.50, $33.50. Tickets go on sale Friday, October 28th at 10:00am and will be available at www.livenation.com, all Ticketmaster locations, The Akron Civic Theatre Box Office and charge by phone (800)745-3000.
The official word: Following his critically acclaimed new album Thank You Mr Churchill, Grammy®-winning guitarist and songwriter Peter Frampton will continue his massive world tour
with a stop at the beautiful Akron Civic Theatre on Wednesday, February 22, 2012, for 97.5 WONE’s Birthday Bash!
He will be celebrating his iconic, multi-platinum-selling live album Frampton Comes Alive!, performing the legendary album in its entirety across the U.S., Canada, Europe, South America,
Asia, Australia and New Zealand. The three-hour show will feature a complete performance of Frampton Comes Alive! along with highlights from Frampton’s catalog, including his Grammy® Award-winning
instrumental album, 2006’s Fingerprints.
For the first time ever, Frampton is collaborating with Abbey Road Live to offer fans high quality, live CD recordings of each show in its entirety throughout the tour. These recordings are fully mixed, mastered, individually numbered and are available to buy from the Abbey Road Live booth after the show. Additionally, a bonus audio CD “rocumentary” is included, with Frampton being interviewed by longtime rock radio personality Redbeard.
For those who cannot attend the shows the sets will be available to preorder online at www.abbeyroadliveus.com, to be shipped directly to fans anywhere in the world.
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Frampton remains one of the most celebrated artists and guitarists in rock history. At 16, he was lead singer and guitarist for British teen band the Herd. At 18, he co-founded one of the first super groups, seminal rock act Humble Pie. His fifth solo album, the electrifying Frampton Comes Alive!, is one of the top-selling live records of all time.
Peter Frampton has partnered with Live Nation and the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame + Museum, donating a portion of each ticket sold to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame + Museum exhibits and education activities.