Holding up lighters at concerts dates back to medieval times, when villagers gathered with torches to frighten the loudest person in town. Face the music with this GrouponLive deal.
- $18 for one ticket to Violet Jam Presents: The Smithereens (up to $27.37 value)
- When: Friday, March 7, at 9 p.m.
- Where: THE VERVE – Crown Plaza
- General admission
- Door time: 7 p.m.
- Ticket values include all fees.
Violet Jam Presents: The Smithereens
- Home state and year of birth: New Jersey, 1980
- Their sound: power pop inspired Mod fashion, classic rock, and the British invasion
- As exemplified by: their love of leather jackets and covering entire albums by The Beatles and The Who
- Their most recent work: 2011, the group's first album of original music in 12 years
- Hits from their past: "Only a Memory," "Top of the Pops," Too Much Passion"
- How Violet Jam supplements the tunes: innovative cocktails that fuel dancing and expand foam dinosaurs left under tongues