Welch, Minn. (February 9, 2018) Seven-time GRAMMY award-winning trio Lady Antebellum and Darius Rucker bring their co-headlining SUMMER PLAYS ON TOUR with special guest Russell Dickerson to the 2018 Summer Concert Series LIVE! At the Treasure Island Amphitheater. The concert is slated for Friday, August 31.
Lady Antebellum recently released the title track from their No. One selling album HEART BREAK (Capitol Records Nashville). The new single from the multi-PLATINUM trio provides “a bedrock for the entire record” (Paste) as “Scott takes satisfaction in feminine independence” (NPR) with “a touch of darkness and a clever play on words” (Rolling Stone). HEART BREAK follows more than 18 million album units, nine No. 1 hits, ACM and CMA “Vocal Group of the Year” trophies three years in a row and countless other honors including seven GRAMMYs, Billboard Music Awards, People’s Choice Awards and Teen Choice Awards. For more information visit www.ladyantebellum.com [ladyantebellum.com].
Lade A headlines with fellow country artist, Darius Rucker at the August 31st show.
Darius Rucker first attained multi-Platinum status in the music industry as the lead singer and rhythm guitarist of GRAMMY award-winning Hootie & the Blowfish. Since re-introducing himself to the world as a country artist, he has won the CMA Award for New Artist of the Year, released five consecutive chart-topping albums and earned a whole new legion of fans. In 2012, he achieved a lifelong dream when he became a member of the Grand Ole Opry, and won his third career GRAMMY award in 2014 for his 4x Platinum-selling cover of Old Crow Medicine Show’s “Wagon Wheel,” off his True Believers album.
Over the course of the 10 years since Darius Rucker signed a country recording contract, he’s turned into one of the genre’s most reliable hit makers as well as a big time concert attraction.
His latest album on Capitol Nashville, When Was The Last Time, features Rucker’s eighth No. 1 on country radio, “If I Told You.” The album’s second single, “For The First Time,” is currently Top 20 and climbing the country charts.
Russell Dickerson is an American pop county music artist, singer-songwriter. He released the single, “Yours” and it became the title track to his second extended play that was released in 2016.
Tickets for this show go on sale Friday, February 16 at 10 a.m. with reserved ticket prices starting at $49. For tickets visit www.Ticketmaster.com or come to the Island Box Office to purchase your seats. The show begin at 7 p.m. All attendees must be 12 years of age or older and fans ages 12 to 17 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
Other shows announced as part of the 2018 Summer Concert Series LIVE! At the Treasure Island Amphitheater include Steve Martin and Martin Short on Friday August 10 and Kid Rock with special guest Uncle Kracker on Saturday August 11.
The Prairie Island Indian Community owns and operates Treasure Island Resort & Casino, Mount Frontenac Golf Course and the Dakota Station. Treasure Island Resort & Casino is the only casino resort in southern Minnesota located on the Mississippi River. Treasure Island offers guests some of the best gaming, accommodations, food service and nationally known entertainment in the casino industry. Treasure Island’s facility features more than 2,200 slots, 44 table games, a 6-table poker room and a 550-seat high stakes bingo hall. Casino guests can relax in Treasure Island’s luxurious hotel which became the second largest hotel in Minnesota in December 2017 with 788 guest rooms and suites. Guest may also enjoy The Lagoon water park and Wave Spa. Casino guest can take in a show with national entertainers in the 2,800-seat Island Event and Convention Center as well as the new spacious outdoor Treasure Island Amphitheater. Additional guest amenities include a 137-slip marina, a 95-site RV park, a 125-passenger cruise yacht and Island Xtreme Bowl, a 24-lane bowling center, arcade and lounge. For more information visit www.TIcasino.com