MEMPHIS, TN – April 8, 2019 – Four-time GRAMMY winners Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo will bring their pop-rock sound July 6 to Graceland Live and the Graceland Soundstage as part of their 40th Anniversary tour.
Pat Benatar’s vocals and take-no-prisoners attitude, along with Neil Giraldo’s trailblazing artistry as a guitarist, producer, and songwriter forged the chemistry and sound behind some of rock’s most memorable hits including; “We Belong,” “Invincible,” “Love Is A Battlefield,” “Promises In The Dark” and “We Live For Love.”
Together, they have created two multi-platinum, five platinum and three gold albums, as well as 19 Top-40 hits. This rock ‘n’ roll love affair has endured for 40 years, and Benatar and Giraldo continue to wow fans with their chart-topping hits.
Benatar and Giraldo’s 40th Anniversary tour will highlight Graceland’s 2019 All-American July 4th Getaway that will include special packages and a number of events at Graceland and The Guest House at Graceland Resort.
Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased at www.gracelandlive.com or by calling 877-777-0606.
2019 Graceland Live concerts and shows also include:
• April 13 – George Thorogood and The Destroyers (Graceland Soundstage)
• April 19 – Buckcherry (Graceland Soundstage)
• April 27 – Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls (Graceland Soundstage)
• May 3 – Allman Betts Band (Graceland Soundstage)
• May 16 – Violent Femmes + X (Graceland Soundstage)
• June 2 – Stryper (Graceland Soundstage)
• June 16 – Boz Scaggs (Graceland Soundstage)
• June 22 – Chubby Checker & The Wildcats (Graceland Soundstage)
• July 6 – Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo (Graceland Soundstage)
• Aug. 22 – Brian Setzer’s Rockabilly Riot (Graceland Soundstage)
• Sept. 1 – Hot Tuna Electric (Graceland Soundstage)
For more information, visit www.Graceland.com.
As with all Graceland Live shows, each ticket purchase includes free access to Elvis Presley’s Memphis™ entertainment and exhibit complex after 3 p.m. the day of the show. Full details about Graceland Live, including upcoming shows and promotions, is available online at www.GracelandLive.com.
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About Graceland and Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc.
Elvis Presley’s Graceland, in Memphis, is music’s most important and beloved landmark, with hundreds of thousands of fans from around the world visiting the historic home each year. Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc. manages the operations of Graceland and its related properties, including Elvis Presley's Memphis, Graceland's new entertainment and exhibition complex over 200,000 square feet in size; the AAA Four Diamond Guest House at Graceland 450-room resort hotel; and the Graceland Archives, featuring thousands of artifacts from Elvis’ home and career. EPE also produces and licenses Elvis-themed live events, tours, and attractions worldwide. Graceland Holdings LLC, led by managing partner Joel Weinshanker, is the majority owner of EPE. Graceland is the only attraction worldwide to ever receive five USA Today 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards: in 2018, it was voted “Best Tennessee Attraction” and Best Holiday Historic Home Tour, in 2015 voted the world’s “Best Musical Attraction” and “Best Historic Southern Attraction,” and in 2013 voted the No. 1 “Iconic American Attraction.” In 2018 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards named Graceland one of the top 25 landmarks in the world and Rolling Stone named it one of 10 Great American Music Landmarks. For more information on EPE and Graceland, visit www.graceland.com.
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