The year 2015 marks the 45th Anniversary of perennial classic-rock favorite, America. Founding members, Gerry Beckley and Dewey Bunnell met in high school in London in the late 1960s and quickly harmonized their way to the top of the charts on the strength of their signature song “A Horse with No Name.” America became a global household name and paved the way with an impressive string of hits including:
•I Need You
•Don’t Cross the River
•Sister Golden Hair
Since their formation The Grass Roots have gone on to chart 29 singles; 13 of which went gold followed by 2 gold albums and 1 platinum album. In the entire history of Rock n’ Roll, only 9 bands have charted more hits on Billboard’s Hot 100 than The Grass Roots. These hits include:
•Let’s Live for Today
•Sooner or Late
Tickets range from $39.00 to $85.00 plus applicable service charges and go on sale Friday, February 19th at 10 am. Tickets are available by visiting the Genesee Theatre Box Office, all Ticketmaster outlets, Ticketmaster.com & Ticketmaster charge by phone at 800-982-2787.