The Smithereens with Marshall Crenshawn
Saturday, May 9, 8pm
Springer Concert Hall
Tickets: $40, 35
Known for their hit songs such as “Blood and Roses,” “A Girl Like You,” and “Only a Memory,” New Jersey rock band The Smithereens are pairing up with the remarkable Marshall Crenshaw known for hits such as “Someday, Someway” and “Whenever You’re on my Mind” in a riveting performance that will have the audience on their feet. The Smithereens’ have resonated with fans world-wide over the course of 17 albums and over 2500 live shows. They've also inspired generations of musicians, including Kurt Cobain, who counted The Smithereens as a major influence on Nirvana. Marshall Crenshaw accompanies the band, adding his high level of artistry from a recording career spanning over three decades with 13 albums and hundreds of songs- and his involvement in several film soundtracks including La Bamba, in which he portrayed Buddy Holly. Enjoy as these two notorious acts team together to create a remarkable can’t miss performance.