“Peter Frampton Raw, An Acoustic Tour” Coming to the Sandler Center Oct. 12

Tickets go on sale Aug. 12 at 10 a.m.

Tuesday, August 09, 2016

​Peter Frampton will resume "Peter Frampton Raw, An Acoustic Tour" after an overwhelming response from audiences nationwide. Frampton will bring his classic hits to the Sandler Center stage on Wednesday, Oct. 12, at 7:30 p.m.

​For the first time ever, Frampton brings us stripped-down versions of his classic hits, including "Baby, I Love Your Way," "Lines On My Face," "Do You Feel Like We Do," "Show Me The Way" and more. Acoustic Classics includes one new song, "All Down to Me," co-written by Gordon Kennedy. "All Down to Me" is the only track on the record featuring a guest musician. Gordon Kennedy, Frampton's longtime collaborator and co-producer of his Grammy Award-winning album Fingerprints will join him again for the October run alongside Frampton's son, singer and guitarist Julian Frampton.

Peter Frampton remains one of the most celebrated artists and guitarists in rock history. At 16, he was lead singer and guitarist for the British band The Herd. At 18, he co-founded one of the first super groups, seminal rock act Humble Pie. His session work includes collaborations with such legendary artists as George Harrison, Harry Nilsson, David Bowie, Jerry Lee Lewis, Ringo Starr, John Entwistle and many others. His fifth solo album, the electrifying Frampton Comes Alive!, is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year and remains one of the top-selling live records of all time. 

TICKETS GO ON SALE AUG. 12 at 10 a.m.

Visit www.ynottix.com or the Sandler Center box office.

About the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts

The Sandler Center for the Performing Arts opened on Nov. 3, 2007, and is professionally managed by Spectra Venue Management (spectraexperiences.com) formerly Global Spectrum. With its soaring glass façade revealing the magnificent lobby, the grand staircase and glittering chandelier, Sandler Center beckons patrons from its location in the heart of Virginia Beach's Town Center.

With 1,300 seats, the Sandler Center is an adaptable, acoustically superb space suited for virtually every kind of live performance. In addition to performances for audiences of all ages, the Sandler Center enriches the life of the Virginia Beach community with arts education programs, including student matinees, in-school performances and master classes with renowned artists. To learn more about the Sandler Center, visit www.sandlercenter.org.

About Spectra Venue Management

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