March 24, 2016
For Immediate Release - Also include in community calendars
GOO GOO DOLLS PERFORM AT THE CALVERT MARINE MUSEUM
Friday, August 26
Multi-platinum, Grammy-nominated band Goo Goo Dolls will hit the road in July for an extensive summer headlining tour, stopping to perform at the PNC Waterside Pavilion on Friday, August 26. Also on the bill is Collective Soul. The Goo Goo Dolls — made up of vocalist-guitarist John Rzeznik and bassist Robby Takac, will be touring in support of their new album, entitled Boxes, due to be released from Warner Bros. Records this spring.
Tickets are $45 for reserved seats and $55 for premium seats (additional fees apply) and go on sale to members of the Calvert Marine Museum on Tuesday, April 19 at 10:00 a.m., and on sale to the general public, Tuesday, April 26 at 10:00 a.m.
If you are not a member of the museum and would like an opportunity to buy some of the best seats in the house, join as a member. Members not only get to purchase tickets a week before they go on sale to the public, they also receive free admission to the museum annually, discounts in the Museum Store, opportunities to enroll in our children's education programs, advance notice of events, and many other benefits. For more information about becoming a member of the museum or to join, visit www.calvertmarinemuseum.com.
The Goo Goo Dolls are one of the most globally respected and influential forces in popular music, selling more than 10 million albums since 1986. They have scored 14 Top 10 radio hits, including "Name," "Slide," and "Iris," the latter spending nearly 12 straight months on the Billboard charts and holding the No. 1 position for 17 consecutive weeks. The band has toured the globe countless times, performed in front of millions of fans, and received numerous awards (including four Grammy nominations). They’ve recorded and released ten studio albums, including their latest, Magnetic, which debuted at No. 8 on the Billboard Top 200 chart and at No. 2 on the Top Rock Albums chart, and produced singles “Rebel Beat” and "Come To Me". Rzeznik has also been honored with the Songwriters Hall of Fame Hal David Starlight Award.
Proceeds from the Waterside Music Series support the education and preservation efforts of the Calvert Marine Museum. This series of events would not be possible without the generous support of many local businesses. Sponsors include: Prince Frederick Ford/Jeep/Dodge, PNC Bank, Bozick Distributors, Inc., Tidewater Dental, Directmail.com, Holiday Inn Solomons, All American Harley-Davidson, Quality Built Homes, 98.3 Star FM, Bay Weekly, Quick Connections, Southern Maryland Newspapers, Isaac’s Restaurant, Papa John’s Pizza, O’Brien Realty, American Eagle Electric, Sherry Carter, United Rentals, Kelly Generator & Equipment, Comcast, Metrocast, ECS, Blue Crabs, TitleMax LLC., World Gym, and Asbury-Solomons.
Gates open at 6:00 p.m. with food and drinks available on the grounds. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. Chairs and coolers are not permitted. For additional information or to purchase tickets, please visit the website at www.calvertmarinemuseum.com. To reach a staff member, please call 410-326-2042, ext. 16, 17 or 18.
Goo Goo Dolls photo attached – pictured l to r is Robby Takac and John Rzeznik
The museum is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $9.00 for adults, $7.00 for seniors, military with valid I.D. and AAA members, and $4.00 for children ages 5 - 12; children under 5 and museum members are always admitted free. For more information about the museum, upcoming events, or membership, visit the website at www.calvertmarinemuseum.com or call 410-326-2042. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, Google+, Instagram and Pinterest.