The Palmdale Amphitheater’s summer concert series features Grammy winners TLC, Queen Nation: A Tribute to the Music of Queen, Martina McBride and Björn Again— The Australian ABBA Show.
One of the biggest selling female groups of all time, TLC will perform their Grammy-winning blend of pop, hip-hop and urban soul at 8 p.m., July 13.
TLC — Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins, Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas and the late Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes — is known for hits such as “Waterfalls,” “Creep,” “No Scrubs” and “Unpretty,” to name a few, as well as sales of 70 million records worldwide, four Grammy Awards, two RIAA diamond-certified albums, among a total of four multi-platinum albums, 10 Top 10 singles and four Number 1 singles.
VIP concert floor and preferred seating tickets are sold out. General admission tickets cost $25 each. General admission is open and festival-style on the grass. Chairs are not provided. Bring a lowback chair or blanket to sit on.
Queen Nation: A Tribute to the Music of Queen will perform at 8 p.m., July 20.
Queen Nation’s live production of Queen’s greatest hits preserves the image, sound and stage persona of vintage Queen. Audiences are amazed at the accuracy of Queen Nation’s live retrospective journey through songs such as “We Will Rock You,” “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “We Are The Champions,” “Crazy Little Thing Called Love” and many more.
VIP concert floor admission cost $20 each. The tickets are standing room only with front-of-stage access. Preferred seating tickets cost $15 each. The tickets include one chair per ticket holder in the preferred seating section.
General admission tickets cost $10 each. Bring a lowback chair or blanket to sit on.
Children 12 and younger are admitted free with a paid adult, but the children’s ticket must be ordered online.
Multi-Grammy nominated country icon Martina McBride will perform at 8 p.m., Aug. 2.
McBride’s incomparable vocals have kept her at the top of the charts garnering six No. 1 hits and 20 top 10 singles. With hits like “Wild Angels,” “Independence Day,” “A Broken Wing,” “This One’s for the Girls,” “In My Daughter’s Eyes” and “My Baby Loves Me,” she has sold more than 18 million albums to date, earning 14 gold, nine platinum, three double platinum and two triple platinum certifications.
McBride has been honored with more than 15 major music awards, including four wins from the Country Music Association and three Academy of Country Music Awards for Female Vocalist of the Year. She has also been awarded the Covenant House Beacon of Hope Award and Music Business Association’s prestigious Harry Chapin Memorial Humanitarian Award for her philanthropic efforts on behalf of domestic violence.
VIP concert floor admission costs $40. Preferred seating is sold out. General admission costs $30.
Parking is free. Gates, concessions, beer and wine open at 6 p.m. and happy hour specials will be offered until 7 p.m. The VIP concert floor is standing only; preferred seating includes a chair (theater-style, first-come, first-served) and general admission is bring your own chair or blanket.
Björn Again — The Australian ABBA Show will perform at 8 p.m., Aug. 10.
Björn Again performs ABBA’s greatest hits, including “Dancing Queen,” “Waterloo,” “SOS,” “Knowing Me, Knowing You,” “Fernando,” “Take a Chance on Me” and “Mamma Mia.”
Australian director and musician Rod Stephen created and founded the internationally acclaimed Björn Again show in 1988 in Melbourne.
Designed as a rocked-up light-hearted satirical ABBA spoof, the show rapidly achieved worldwide cult status and is acknowledged for single-handedly initiating the ABBA revival, which brought about “ABBA Gold,” “Muriel’s Wedding” and “Mamma Mia!”
The enduring appeal of ABBA is reflected in the ongoing success of the Björn Again show having amassed over 5,000 performances in 72 countries in 30 years.
VIP concert floor admission costs $20; preferred seating costs $15 and general admission is $10 (bring your own chair or blanket). Youth under 12 are admitted free with a paid adult, but free childrens tickets must be ordered online.
The Palmdale Amphitheater is at 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd. Parking is free. Gates, concessions, beer and wine open at 6 p.m. and happy hour specials will be offered until 7 p.m. VIP concert floor is standing only; preferred seating includes a chair (theater-style, first-come, first-served) and general admission is bring your own chair or blanket.
For tickets visit www.palmdaleamphitheater.com