Sunday, April 13, 2014

Huey Lewis & The News with Special Guests Demitasse at The Majestic Theatre, Sunday April 13th

"As HUEY LEWIS AND THE NEWS enters their 35th year together, their contagious brand of music has outlasted countless trends and is as fresh today as ever. Formed from two rival Bay Area bands in 1979, they continue to thrill audiences worldwide, selling over 20 million albums in the process, earning them the right to mark their place on the pop history map.  
These Grammy Award winners have written and performed such classic Top Ten Hits as “Heart of Rock & Roll”“Stuck With You”“I Want A New Drug”“If This Is It”“Hip To Be Square”,“Do You Believe In Love” and “Workin’ For A Livin”. The group also wrote and performed “The Power of Love” and “Back in Time” for the hit film Back To The Future“The Power of Love”, nominated for an Academy Award, went to #1 on Billboard’s singles chart, and was a smash hit worldwide.
As great a recording career as the band has had, there is something extra special about a HUEY LEWIS AND THE NEWS live show. They incorporate a variety of musical influences including R&B and soul to create their own unique sound.
HUEY LEWIS AND THE NEWS have a love of music that comes through in everything they do. Be it their albums, their live performances, or the way they interact with their fans, they are a band with “Heart and Soul”.
*Opening for HUEY LEWIS AND THE NEWS is local duo band DEMITASSE
is made up of Joe Reyes & Eric Sanden. NPR listed DEMITASSE as one of the 'Top 100 Bands To See at SXSW This Year '. 

Reyes and Sanden are also members of BUTTERCUP.

Showtime 7:30pm