George Thorogood

Legendary, bluesy, rocker.

Best Seats for a George Thorogood Concert

Affordable Events Near Me: Ashburn, VA

Jun 09

Sun . 06:30 PM

John Fogerty with George Thorogood & The Destroyers

Jiffy Lube Live, Bristow, VA

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Jun 02

Sun . 07:00 PM

John Fogerty with George Thorogood & The Destroyers

CCNB Amphitheatre at Heritage Park, Simpsonville, SC

Jun 04

Tue . 06:30 PM

John Fogerty with George Thorogood & The Destroyers

Credit One Stadium, Charleston, SC

Jun 05

Wed . 06:30 PM

John Fogerty with George Thorogood & The Destroyers

Red Hat Amphitheater, Raleigh, NC

Jun 07

Fri . 06:30 PM

John Fogerty with George Thorogood & The Destroyers

Freedom Mortgage Pavilion, Camden, NJ

Jun 08

Sat . 07:30 PM

John Fogerty with George Thorogood & The Destroyers

The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, Scranton, PA

Jun 09

Sun . 06:30 PM

John Fogerty with George Thorogood & The Destroyers

Jiffy Lube Live, Bristow, VA

Jun 11

Tue . 07:00 PM

John Fogerty with George Thorogood & The Destroyers

Constellation Brands-Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center: CMAC, Canandaigua, NY

Jun 12

Wed . 07:30 PM

John Fogerty with George Thorogood & The Destroyers

Broadview Stage at SPAC, Saratoga Springs, NY

Jun 14

Fri . 06:50 PM

John Fogerty with George Thorogood & The Destroyers

Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Bethel, NY

Jun 15

Sat . 06:30 PM

John Fogerty with George Thorogood & The Destroyers

PNC Bank Arts Center, Holmdel, NJ
The unmistakable, gritty sounds of George Thorogood's guitar have been echoing through venues all over the country for Decades. Whether it's the bluesy riffs of "Bad to the Bone" or the rebellious cry of "I Drink Alone," his music has remained a staple on the classic rock scene.

George Thorogood and the Destroyers began their journey in the '70s, kicking off their career in the smaller dive bars and venues across Wilmington, Delaware. Those intimate venues, such as the mythical Blue Parrot in Wilmington, provided a setting that allowed fans to be right in the mix. Close enough to feel every guitar strum, and sometimes even share a drink with the band after the show.

As their reputation grew, so did the size of the venues they played. They began touring nationwide, hitting iconic spots like The Stone Pony in Asbury Park, New Jersey, and The Metro in Chicago. While these locations were bigger than their initial bars, they still maintained an atmosphere of closeness. The best seats weren't just those right in front, but those where fans could get a panoramic view of the stage and feel the intensity of George's performance.

The 1980s saw the band hitting their stride, releasing some of their most acclaimed work. Their relentless touring schedules paired them with legendary acts like The Rolling Stones and ZZ Top. These collaborations only furthered their reach and solidified their place in rock history.

Today, George Thorogood and his band might play at the sprawling Starlight Amphitheatre in Kansas City or the iconic Wharf Amphitheater in Orange Beach, Alabama. And while the venues have grown, the energy remains the same. George's passion is palpable, whether he's playing for a crowd of 200 or 20,000.

When it comes to securing tickets for a George Thorogood concert, there are a few things to consider. If you're a fan of feeling the bass reverberate through your body and witnessing every bead of sweat on George's brow, then you'll want to secure a spot right in front of the stage. But, as mentioned, sometimes the best seats are those that give you a full, unobstructed view of all the action. Balcony seats or those a bit farther back can provide an unparalleled view of the stage's entirety, ensuring you don't miss a single moment.

In terms of ticket pricing, fans have a range of options. For those on a tighter budget, there are always more economical choices, often starting as low as $40-50, depending on the venue. These might be further from the stage or possibly with an obstructed view, but still offer the chance to be part of the electric atmosphere. For fans wanting the premier experience, tickets can reach upwards of $250-300. These typically offer the best views, maybe even VIP experiences or backstage passes.

No matter where you decide to sit, there's a magic to a George Thorogood concert that's undeniable. It's a blend of nostalgia, pure rock 'n' roll energy, and the communal experience of sharing a live music event with fellow fans. The stories of his early days, playing in those tight-knit venues and gradually ascending to the national stage, serve as a testament to his talent and dedication. And while the venues and crowds have evolved, the heart of the music remains unchanged.

So, when you hear the opening chords of "One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer" ringing out, whether you're front and center or enjoying a panoramic view, you're guaranteed a night to remember. Secure the best seats, and let the music take you on a journey through the annals of rock history.

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

What kind of music does George Thorogood play?
George Thorogood is a blues rocker, playing a mix of blues, rock, and rockabilly.
Where can I find George Thorogood tickets?
You can find George Thorogood tickets online or at the venue box office.
How long is a George Thorogood concert?
A George Thorogood concert typically lasts around two hours.
What should I expect at a George Thorogood concert?
You can expect to hear a mix of classic and new songs, as well as some covers.
Is there an age limit for George Thorogood concerts?
Most George Thorogood concerts are all ages, but please check with the venue for specific age restrictions.

Interesting Information about George Thorogood

  • George Thorogood has been performing since the 1970s.
  • He is best known for his hit song "Bad to the Bone".
  • He has released 16 studio albums.
  • He has performed with the likes of Eric Clapton and B.B. King.
  • He has been inducted into the Delaware Music Hall of Fame.