Seeing one of your favorite bands is a transcendent experience, like seeing your favorite actor play your favorite president. Spoil your senses with this GrouponLive deal.
- $15 for one ticket to see The New Christy Minstrels (up to a $31.50 value)
- When: Friday, October 25, at 7:30 p.m.
- Where: Youkey Theatre at The Lakeland Center
- Section: General Availability
- Door time: 6:30 p.m.
- Ticket values include all fees.
The New Christy Minstrels
- Who founded The New Christy Minstrels: singer and guitarist Randy Sparks
- When: 1961
- When they achieved their earliest success: 1962, when they won the Grammy for best performance by a chorus
- How long their debut album, Presenting The New Christy Minstrels sat on the Billboard 200 chart: two years
- What they're best known for: their cheery rendition of Woody Guthrie's "This Land Is Your Land"
- What they're not known for: singing songs with titles like "This Land Is My Land" or "This Land Is Private Property and I'll Call the Police"
- Other hits: "Today," "Everybody Loves Saturday Night," "Denver"
- How many musicians have been part of The New Christy Minstrels over its lifetime: nearly 300
- Notable past members: Kenny Rogers and The Byrds founder Gene Clark