Music is a force powerful enough to calm a baby, soothe a wild beast, or compel the two to dance with each other. Be overcome by this GrouponLive deal.
- $25 for one ticket to see The Beach Boys (up to a $35.25 value)
- When: Sunday, July 28, at 7:30 p.m.
- Where: Mohegan Sun Arena
- Section: upper level
- Door time: 6:30 p.m.
- Ticket values include all fees.
- Click here to view the seating chart.
- Click here for more information on The Reach Foundation.
The Beach Boys
- 51: the number of years that The Beach Boys have been catching waves of melody
- Three: the number of "Of Fames" that have inducted The Beach Boys—the Hollywood Walk of Fame, the Vocal Group Hall of Fame, and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
- 12: The Beach Boys' ranking on Rolling Stone's list of the "100 Greatest Artists of All Time"
- Beach Boys classics you'll likely hear: "Good Vibrations," "Surfin' Safari," "I Get Around," "Fun, Fun, Fun"
- Beach Boys classic you won't hear: "Surf City"
- Why not?: Because it's a Jan and Dean song
- Which golden era Beach Boys are performing?: Mike Love and Bruce Johnston
- New Beach People providing backup: Tim Bonhomme, Randell Kirsch, Christian Love, Scott Totem, John Cowsill
- Is John Cowsill the same John Cowsill from the splendid '60s family band The Cowsills?: yes
- And is Christian Love Mike Love's son?: yes again
- Red: the color travel agents' faces get after repeatedly telling insistent customers that there are no flights to "Kokomo"
- First gear: it's alright
- Second gear: I lean right
- Third gear: hang on tight
- Fourth gear: Trick question. Little Hondas only have three gears.
The REACH Foundation
Their mission: "Saving lives...Changing Lives...Through Music!" Created by the philanthropic duo of Mark and Wendy Wilson, The REACH Foundation has opened its arms to children in physical, social, and especially financial need since its inception 13 years ago. Their fundraising concert series has featured past performances by Montgomery Gentry, Earth Wind & Fire, Little River Band, Chris Cagle, Chris Janson, Trent Tomlinson, Eddie Money, Huey Lewis and The News, and 70’s Soul Jam featuring The Stylistics & more. The organization has bolstered the resources of a variety of children's causes, including Make-A-Wish Foundation and St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital. They have also awarded over 60 four-year college scholarships since fall of 2000.