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Steely Dan and The Doobie Brothers To Perform In Holmdel and Camden
originally published: 01/11/2018
Steely Dan and The Doobie Brothers are co-headlining a North American 2018 summer tour, which kicks off May 10 in Charlotte, NC and wraps July 14 in Bethel, NY. The legendary bands will travel to over 30 cities across the U.S. and Canada including Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston, Nashville, and Toronto. Locally the tour comes to the PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel on Friday, July 6 and The BB&T Pavilion in Camden on Wednesday, July 11.
Founded in 1972, Steely Dan has sold more than 40 million albums worldwide and helped define the soundtrack of the '70s with hits such as "Reelin' in the Years," "Rikki Don't Lose That Number," "F.M.," "Peg," "Hey Nineteen," "Deacon Blues," and "Babylon Sisters," from their seven platinum albums issued between 1972 and 1980 – including 1977's sold-out tours (that continue through today). In 2000 they released the multi-Grammy winning (including "Album of the Year") Two Against Nature, and released the acclaimed follow-up Everything Must Go in 2003. Steely Dan was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2001.
The Doobie Brothers have been delivering mind-blowing, roots-based, harmony-laden, guitar-driven rock and roll for over four decades, selling more than 48 million albums and winning four GRAMMY® Awards. Their latest studio album, Southbound, features new recordings of the band's biggest hits, with country music's biggest stars including Blake Shelton, Zac Brown Band, Brad Paisley and Toby Keith. Boasting one of the most loyal fan bases in music, the band continues to write and record new material and tour the world.
The No. 1 singles "Black Water" (1974) and "What a Fool Believes" (1979), both gold, lead a catalog of indelible songs for The Doobie Brothers that include "Listen To The Music," "Jesus Is Just All Right," "Rockin' Down the Highway," "Long Train Runnin'," "China Grove," "Take Me In Your Arms," Takin' it to the Streets," "Minute by Minute," "You Belong to Me," "The Doctor" and more. In all, the Doobies have tallied up five top 10 singles and 16 top 40 hits. Beginning with their multi-million-selling sophomore collection Toulouse Street (1972), the Doobies have 3 multi-platinum, 7 platinum and 14 Gold albums. Their Best of the Doobies (1976) has sold more than 12 million copies – a rare "diamond record."
The PNC Bank Arts Center is located in Holmdel, off of Exit 116 on the Garden State Parkway. The BB&T Pavilion is located at 1 Harbour Boulevard in Camden.
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