Welch, Minn. (January 13, 2020) Alternative rock groups, Matchbox Twenty and The Wallflowers will be part of the 2020 Summer Concert Series live at the Treasure Island Amphitheater. The concert is slated for September 4.
Matchbox Twenty is a multi-platinum selling band from Florida, led by frontman Rob Thomas on lead vocals. The band’s RIAA-Diamond certified debut album Yourself or Someone Like You, included the hit singles “Real World,” “Back 2 Good” and the number one smash hits “Push” and “3 A.M.” The success of the album established the band as international superstars.
Matchbox Twenty amassed additional number one hits such as “Bent,” “If You’re Gone,” Disease,” and “Unwell” while earning five Grammy Award nominations, four American Music Awards nods and the 2004 People’s Choice Award for “Favorite Musical Group.”
The Wallflowers, led by singer-songwriter Jakob Dylan, will join Matchbox Twenty. The Wallflowers released their self-titled debut in 1992. However it was their 1996 highest-selling album release, Bringing Down the Horse, that put the band on the charts. The album also produced three top 10 hits: “6th Avenue Heartache,” “The Difference” and the number one chart-topper “One Headlight.” The Wallflowers earned two Grammy Awards for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal and Best Rock Song for their hit “One Headlight.”
To date, the band has released six studio albums including the 2012 release, Glad All Over.
Rock under the stars with music from Matchbox Twenty and The Wallflowers here at the Treasure Island Amphitheater!
Tickets will go on sale Friday, January 17 at 10am. Tickets for this show will be $105, $79, $51, $39 and $26.50, and will be available at TIcasino.com or at the Island Box Office. The show starts at 8pm. 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.
The Prairie Island Indian Community owns and operates Treasure Island Resort & Casino, Mount Frontenac Golf Course and Dakota Station. Treasure Island is the only casino in southern Minnesota located on the Mississippi River. The property features more than 2,200 slots, 44 table games, a poker room and a 550-seat high stakes bingo hall. Treasure Island’s 788-room hotel is the second largest hotel in Minnesota. Additional amenities include The Lagoon indoor water park, Wave Spa, Island Xtreme Bowl, Cyber Quest arcade, Kids Quest child care, various restaurants, a 16,000-seat outdoor amphitheater, a 2,800-seat indoor event and convention center, a 137-slip marina, a 95-site RV park and a 100-passenger yacht. For more information visit TIcasino.com.