Famed Rockers Return to Hawaii for One Show Only
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2015 – 8:00 PM, BLAISDELL ARENA
The most successful duo in rock history, DARYL HALL & JOHN OATES, come to Oahu, Saturday, October 24 at the Blaisdell Arena. Tickets go on sale this Saturday, August 8.
From their first hit in 1974 and straight on through the pop filled 80’s, DARYL HALL & JOHN OATES’ signature mix of soul, pop, and rock has earned them a tremendous following, continued musical influence on a new generation of younger musicians, and the distinction of selling more albums than any other duo in music history.
Their musical partnership began in the 70s when the two friends met at college and discovered they had similar musical tastes. Together they produced ten No. 1 records and their twenty-one albums are studded with over twenty Top 40 hits including favorites such as “Rich Girl” (also #1 R&B), “Kiss on My List,” “Private Eyes,” “I Can’t Go For That (No Can Do)” (also #1 R&B), “Maneater,” “Out of Touch,” “Sara Smile,” “One on One,” “You Make My Dreams,” “Say It Isn’t So,” and “Method of Modern Love.”
DARYL HALL & JOHN OATES have received numerous awards, GRAMMY® nominations, the BMI Icon Award for lifetime achievement in song writing and have taken their rightful place in the annuals of contemporary music with the duo’s induction into the American Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2005 and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2014.
Both artists remain active in the music scene sharing not only their personal passion for music but each contributing in a different way to supporting up-and-coming creatives. OATES as the creator and executive producer of “7908 the Aspen Songwriters Festival” that unites songwriters from around the globe. While HALL invites the world to have a front row seat in his “living room” as established and rising artists come together to play in the multi-award winning TV show, “Live From Daryl’s House.”
DARYL HALL & JOHN OATES continue to expand their cultural influence with performances on American Idol and The Voice as the long list of their artistic fan base grows. Artists such as Rob Thomas, John Mayer, Brandon Flowers of the Killers, Ben Gibbard of Death Cab For Cutie and Gym Class Heroes each credit DARYL HALL & JOHN OATES with musical inspiration. As one of the most sampled artists today their impact on the contemporary musical landscape is undeniable.
Produced by Marek Lieberberg Presents with Ron Gibson Entertainment.
Where: Blaisdell Arena
When: Saturday, October 24, 2015
Doors: 7:00 PM Show: 8:00 PM
Prices: $59.00, $79.00, $89.00, with a limited number of premium $119.00 tickets available
Available: On sale August 8, 9 AM at the Blaisdell Box Office, online at www.ticketmaster.com, all Ticketmaster outlets including Walmart, or call toll-free 1-800-745-3000. Service fee may apply.