The Egg in Albany just keeps rolling along with today’s addition of two new classic rock concerts. Tickets for the newly announced concerts are currently available to members of The Egg and will go on sale to the general public on Wednesday, May 1.
Here are the new additions to The Egg’s concert calendar:
With Jonathan Edwards
Friday, July 26, 8pm
The Hart Theatre, $29.50
The piano-pounding Renaissance man and Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Leon Russell is well known for his success in the 1970s with songs such as “Delta Lady,” “Song for You,” “Tightrope,” “This Masquerade,” “Hummingbird” and many others, as well as his collaborations with George Harrison, Joe Cocker and most recently, Elton John. Folk-rock pioneer Jonathan Edwards – “Sunshine (Go Away Today),” “Emma,” “Don’t Cry Blue,” “Shanty” and more – will open the show.
The Genesis Revisited World Tour 2013
Sunday, September 29, 7:30pm
The Hart Theatre, $38, $48, $58
Steve Hackett revisits the golden era of his time spent as guitarist with the legendary band Genesis. This will mark the first time any original, former member of Genesis has toured the band’s repertoire solely from the 1971-1977 period and will comprise songs co-written by Steve, including such classics as “Supper’s Ready,” “Dancing with the Moonlit Knight,” “The Musical Box” and more.