8th February, 2018

The Lonely - Celebrating The Music of Roy Orbison

Market Hall Performing Arts Centre
140 Charlotte Street
Peterborough, Ontario
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DOORS
7:00PM
SHOW
7:30PM


PRESS RELEASE

2018 Canadian Tour THE LONELY CELEBRATING THE MUSIC OF ROY ORBISON Thursday, February 8 at the Market Hall Performing Arts Centre in Peterborough. Tickets are $47.50 (plus Facility Fee & Service Charges) available at the Box Office; Charge by phone 705-775-1503 or online at www.tickets.markethall.org; or at Moondance Records, 705-742-9425 TICKETS ON SALE OCTOBER 27TH! With hits of The Traveling Wilburys and Everly Brothers Rock.It Boy Entertainment proudly presents THE LONELY - CELEBRATING THE MUSIC OF ROY ORBISON on Thursday, February 8 at the Market Hall Performing Arts Centre, 140 Charlotte Street, 3rd Floor, Peterborough. Tickets are $47.50 (plus Facility Fee & Service Charges) at the Box Office. Charge by phone 705-775-1503 or online at www.tickets.markethall.org or at Moondance Records, 705-742-9425. The BIG O was unmistakable with his trademark sunglasses, his distinctive, powerful voice, his complex compositions and the dark emotional ballads we all love. From 1960 to ’64 Roy Orbison landed 22 songs on the Billboard Top 40, including “Only The Lonely”, “Crying”, and “Oh, Pretty Woman”. His impassioned voice, bridging the gap between baritone and tenor, coupled with his signature arrangements ensured the charting of the hits “Dream Baby”, “Ooby Dooby”, “Blue Angel”, “Blue Bayou”, “You Got It” and “In Dreams”. As a part of THE TRAVELING WILBURYS Orbison brought us “End of the Line”, “Handle With Care” and “Last Night”. A prolific writer, Orbison pitched “Claudette” to The Everly Brothers. The track was a co-number one with the Everlys’ “All I Have to Do is Dream”. Orbison and The Everly Brothers tore the house down on TV’s Shindig performing Roy’s “What I’d Say”. Tragically, his life was cut short, leaving us only the music. And, long may the music live! THE LONELY delivers a sensitive and dynamic tribute to the one and only Roy Orbison. Veteran Mike Demers leads this group of musical journeymen in their mutual and deep appreciation of the timeless music of the Caruso of Rock. THE LONELY - CELEBRATING THE MUSIC OF ROY ORBISON approaches the music with a humble spirit and sincere desire to recreate the sounds and feel of the original recordings. The band has been selling out shows right from their debut. Tina Coldwell of TLC Entertainment says, “One of the best tributes I’ve seen and I’ve been in the biz for 22 years.” Be there or be square! For more about THE LONELY - CELEBRATING THE MUSIC OF ROY ORBISON please visit www.thelonely.ca. Rock.It Boy Entertainment proudly presents THE LONELY - CELEBRATING THE MUSIC OF ROY ORBISON on Thursday, February 8 at the Market Hall Performing Arts Centre, 140 Charlotte Street, 3rd Floor, Peterborough. Tickets are $47.50 (plus Facility Fee & Service ChargeS) at the Box Office. Charge by phone 705-775-1503 or online at www.tickets.markethall.org or at Moondance Records, 705-742-9425. Doors 7:00PM. Show 7:30PM. -30-