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Art Garfunkel

Art Garfunkel bringing hits to Hard Rock Tulsa

BY STAFF REPORTS
08/16/2016 12:00 PM
CATOOSA Okla. – Legendary singer Art Garfunkel will perform Sept. 29 at The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa. Tickets start at $40 and go on sale Aug. 18.

The award-winning artist has enjoyed a successful film career, published a book of poetry and released 12 solo albums, the most recent being “Some Enchanted Evening” in 2007.

Garfunkel was revered for his Grammy-winning, chart-topping songs and albums with partner Paul Simon. Their greatest hits collection, which includes “Mrs. Robinson,” “Scarborough Fair,” “The Sound of Silence,” “The Boxer” and “Bridge Over Troubled Water” is one of the biggest-selling albums.

Notable hits from his collection of solo work include “All I Know,” “I Only Have Eyes For You” and "[What A] Wonderful World” with James Taylor and Paul Simon.

For a full list of upcoming tour dates and news, visit www.artgarfunkel.com.

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa is located off Interstate 44 at exit 240. Tickets are only available through Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa. Ticket prices and information on upcoming shows are available online in The Joint section of www.hardrockcasinotulsa.com or by calling 918-384-ROCK. The Joint box office is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday and Saturday.

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BY STAFF REPORTS
01/18/2018 12:00 PM
CATOOSA – Nashville recording artist Easton Corbin is coming March 2 to the stage at The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa. Tickets start at $25 and go on sale Jan. 18. His overall two No. 1 singles, six Top 10 singles, awards and nominations landed him on some of the biggest stages of the world, including Carrie Underwood’s 2016 “The Storyteller Tour.” The Florida native’s resume is topped with the signature hits he’s known for from his No. 1 debuting album, “About To Get Real,” that include “A Little More Country Than That,” “Roll With It,” “Lovin’ You is Fun” and “Baby Be My Love Song.” Fans will also remember his Top 5 song, “All Over the Road.” Corbin’s current single, “A Girl Like You” from his upcoming album, hit Billboard’s Top 10 and continues to climb. “Taste of Country” picked the song as a Critics Pick, saying, “It takes a fraction of a second to know Easton Corbin is on to something different with ‘A Girl Like You.’” For more information, go to <a href="http://www.eastoncorbin.com" target="_blank">www.eastoncorbin.com</a>. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa is located off Interstate 44 at exit 240. Ticket prices and information on upcoming shows are available online in The Joint section of <a href="http://www.hardrockcasinotulsa.com" target="_blank">www.hardrockcasinotulsa.com</a> or by calling 918-384-ROCK. The Joint box office is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday and Saturday.
BY STAFF REPORTS
01/12/2018 04:00 PM
CATOOSA – Internationally recognized four-time Grammy Award-winning singer, actress and philanthropist Olivia Newton-John is coming March 22 to the The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa. Tickets start at $45 and go on sale Jan. 18. With a career spanning more than five decades with more than 100 million albums sold, her successes include four Grammys; numerous Country Music, American Music, Billboard and People’s Choice Awards; an Emmy Award; 10 No. 1 hits; and more than 15 top 10 singles. She recently scored another No. 1 hit, this time on the Billboard Dance Club Songs chart with her daughter Chloe Lattanzi – becoming the first mother/daughter duo to top this chart. In 1978, her co-starring role with John Travolta in “Grease” catapulted Olivia into superstardom and to date remains the most successful movie musical of all time. Throughout her career, she has held humanitarian and environmental causes close to her heart. She served as Goodwill Ambassador to the United Nations Environment Programme, was the co-founder of Children’s Health Environmental Coalition (now Healthy Child, Healthy World) and, in 1992, she created National Tree Day in Australia, which is responsible for planting more than 10 million trees since its beginning. Most recently she co-founded One Tree Per Child, an international school initiative with the goal of having every child under the age of 10 plant at least one tree. In 1992, Olivia was diagnosed with breast cancer. Her personal journey with cancer led her to announce her partnership with the Austin Health and the creation of the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness & Research Centre in her hometown of Melbourne, Australia. The center, which opened its doors in 2012, provides a comprehensive range of services and facilities for cancer treatment, education, training and research as well as a dedicated wellness center. She recently finished her three-year Las Vegas residency “Summer Nights” at the Flamingo. Her latest recording, “LIV ON,” a collaborative CD with friends Beth Nielsen Chapman and Amy Sky intended for those who wish to transcend loss while walking a journey toward newfound meaning and hope, was recently released to critical acclaim. For more information, visit <a href="http://www.olivianewton-john.com" target="_blank">www.olivianewton-john.com</a> or follow her on Twitter @OliviaNJ or Instagram @TheRealONJ. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa is located off Interstate 44 at exit 240. Ticket prices and information on upcoming shows are available online in The Joint section of <a href="http://www.hardrockcasinotulsa.com" target="_blank">www.hardrockcasinotulsa.com</a> or by calling 918-384-ROCK. The Joint box office is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday and Saturday.
BY STAFF REPORTS
01/03/2018 08:15 AM
CATOOSA, Okla. – Grammy Award-winning bands Los Lobos and Los Lonely Boys are bringing a night of collaboration to The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa on March 9. Tickets start at $39 and go on sale Jan. 4. After humble beginnings in 1973, Mexican-American band Los Lobos gained fame with its 1984 breakthrough album, “How Will The Wolf Survive?” before recording its iconic version of Mexican folk song “La Bamba” for the film of the same title. The song skyrocketed to No. 1 on the Billboard charts in 1987, making it the first Spanish song ever to do so. Los Lobos followed up its massive success with three decades of albums, including “By The Light of the Moon,” “The Neighborhood,” “Kiko,” “Papa’s Dream,” “Colossal Head,” “The Ride” and “Tin Can Trust.” The band most recently released “Gates of Gold” in 2015, a mix of the band’s raw intensity of rock, Tex-Mex, country, folk, R&B and blues. The Los Lonely Boys’ journey to worldwide fame is one of rock’s great Cinderella tales. After a failed move to Nashville, their big break came after being heard by Willie Nelson’s nephew in the early 2000s. They later established their “Texican Rock” sound in 2003 with their self-titled first album that featured the No. 1 smash hit “Heaven.” The album sold more than 2 million copies, spending 76 weeks on the Billboard Top 200 album chart and landing the band a Grammy for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group. For more information, go to <a href="http://www.loslobos.org" target="_blank">www.loslobos.org</a> and <a href="http://www.loslonelyboys.com" target="_blank">www.loslonelyboys.com</a>. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa is located off Interstate 44 at exit 240. Ticket prices and information on upcoming shows are available online in The Joint section of <a href="http://www.hardrockcasinotulsa.com" target="_blank">www.hardrockcasinotulsa.com</a> or by calling 918-384-ROCK. The Joint box office is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday and Saturday.
BY STAFF REPORTS
12/28/2017 08:30 AM
CATOOSA, Okla. – The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa is ringing in 2018 on Dec. 31 by paying tribute to music legend Prince at one of the region’s largest New Year’s Eve parties. Party All Night Long NYE 2018 includes music, dancing, party favors, Prince music videos, purple rain effects in the Grand Lobby and new Prince memorabilia recently released from his estate. Three Prince impersonators will help count down the new year, and more than 10,000 balloons will drop at midnight. Festivities start with $2,018 cash drawings every hour from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m., followed by a grand prize drawing of $20,018 at 6 p.m. One Star Rewards members can begin registering at 10 a.m. and earn one entry into the drawings. Live entertainment begins with Rosy Hips hitting the stage at Riff’s at noon, followed by Boogie Fever and Replay. The Bobby D Band and the George Brothers are playing throughout the evening at Cabin Creek. Festivities throughout the casino are free, and guests must be 21 or older. Guests can enjoy complimentary hats, horns and tiaras as well as commemorate the evening at free photo selfie kiosks. A special midnight breakfast is available for purchase at The Buffet. Guests can also enjoy special hours offered by dining venues Salsa and Flip Side. Highway 66 Diner will continue to offer its menu with around-the-clock service. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa is located off Interstate 44 at exit 240. From signature restaurants and gaming to The Joint, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa offers the best entertainment amenities in Oklahoma. For more information, visit <a href="http://www.hardrockcasinotulsa.com" target="_blank">hardrockcasinotulsa.com</a>.
BY STAFF REPORTS
12/22/2017 04:00 PM
CATOOSA, Okla. – Alternative rock icon Alanis Morissette is bringing her award-winning music to The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa on March 15. Tickets start at $69 and go on sale Dec. 28. Morissette is known as one of the most influential singer-songwriters in contemporary music. She landed on the scene with her 1995 groundbreaking debut album, “Jagged Little Pill,” that included hits such as “You Oughta Know,” “Hand In My Pocket,” “Ironic,” “You Learn,” and “Hand Over Feet.” The album earned two Grammy Awards for “Best Rock Album” and “Album of the Year.” Her first single, “You Oughta Know” also won “Best Rock Song” the same year. She followed up with the albums “Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie,” “MTV Unplugged,” “Under Rug Swept,” “So-Called Chaos,” “Jagged Little Pill Acoustic,” her greatest hits album, “The Collection,” “Flavors of Entanglement,” “Havoc and Bright Lights” and “Jagged Little Pill: Collector’s Edition.” In 2015, she was inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame. Morissette has contributed to several theatrical releases such as “The Chronicles of Narnia,” “Prince of Persia,” and “City of Angels.” She also has several acting credits to her name. For more information, go to <a href="http://www.alanis.com" target="_blank">www.alanis.com</a>. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa is located off Interstate 44 at exit 240. Ticket prices and information on upcoming shows are available online in The Joint section of <a href="http://www.hardrockcasinotulsa.com" target="_blank">www.hardrockcasinotulsa.com</a> or by calling 918-384-ROCK. The Joint box office is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday and Saturday.
BY STAFF REPORTS
11/29/2017 04:15 PM
CATOOSA, Okla. – Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter Peter Cetera on Feb. 14 will bring his collection of songs to The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa. Tickets start at $49 and go on sale Dec. 14. Cetera’s long career skyrocketed in 1968 as singer, songwriter and bassist for the rock group Chicago. He contributed to 18 albums with the band, including several of the band’s chart-toppers, like “If You Leave Me Now,” “Hard to Say I’m Sorry,” “Baby What a Big Surprise,” “You’re the Inspiration,” “Stay the Night,” “Love Me Tomorrow,” “Happy Man,” “Feeling Stronger Every Day” and “Along Comes a Woman.” In 1986, Cetera branched out on his own and went on to create 10 albums and numerous No. 1 hits, including the Academy Award-nominated song “The Glory of Love,” “The Next Time I Fall” with Amy Grant, “Feels Like Heaven” with Chaka Kahn, “After All” with Cher, “No Explanation” from the film “Pretty Woman” and “Restless Heart.” Cetera now tours with his seven-piece electric band “The Bad Daddy’s.” He also appears in other musical formats including, his much-acclaimed “Symphony Show” for larger venues and “String Quartet” for smaller, more intimate ones. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa is located off Interstate 44 at exit 240. Tickets are only available through Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa. Ticket prices and information on upcoming shows are available online in The Joint section of <a href="http://www.hardrockcasinotulsa.com" target="_blank">www.hardrockcasinotulsa.com</a> or by calling 918-384-ROCK. The Joint: Tulsa box office is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday and Saturday.