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- Yacht Rock Revue performs Purple Rain
- When: Friday, May 16, at 7 p.m.
- Where: Piedmont Park at the Legacy Fountain
- Door time: 6 p.m.
- Ticket values include all fees.
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- $25 for one ticket for reserved VIP seating (up to $65.64 value)
- $45 for two tickets for reserved VIP seating (up to $131.28 value)
Yacht Rock Revue's Purple Rain
- What Yacht Rock Revue is: equal parts tribute act and polyester-hoarding comedy troupe
- What their musical professionalism has earned them: gigs with Weezer and Kid Rock
- What the evening entails: a performance of Prince's Purple Rain in its entirety
- Where that album ranks on Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Albums of All Time: 76
- Songs you'll hear: "Let's Go Crazy," "I Would Die 4 U," "Baby I'm a Star"
- Things you'll see: velvet suit jackets; palpable swagger; doves actually crying
- What happens after the Purple Rain set: another set with '70s soft rock hits from artists like Hall & Oates, Steely Dan, and Michael McDonald
- The cause: proceeds benefit the Piedmont Park Conservancy Green Market
- The venue: in a 10,000 square foot tent that overlooks Piedmont Park and the Legacy Fountain