VERSAILLES — FireHouse — with special guest Frank Hannon (of Tesla) — will be performing at BMI Event Center in Versailles on Saturday, Jan. 28.
Double Platinum Artist FireHouse (also Firehouse) is an American hard rock band that formed in Richmond, Virginia, and then moved to Charlotte, North Carolina, where they were signed to Epic Records in 1989. The band reached stardom during the early 1990s with hit singles like “Reach for the Sky,” “Don’t Treat Me Bad” and “All She Wrote,” as well as their signature power ballads “I Live My Life for You,” “Love of a Lifetime” and “When I Look into Your Eyes.” At the 1992 American Music Awards, FireHouse won the award for “Favorite New Heavy Metal/Hard Rock Artist.” FireHouse is estimated to have sold over 7 million albums worldwide since their debut. Members include: CJ Snare (vocals, keys), Bill Leverty (guitar), Allen McKenzie (bass), Michael Foster (drums).
Frank Hannon is best known as the guitarist, songwriter and a co-founder of the multi-platinum band Tesla, and is now also established as a solo singer/songwriter with the upcoming release of his fifth studio album “From One Place…To Another”. Drawing on his early childhood influences of American Folk artists such as Bob Dylan, John Denver and Willie Nelson, Hannon has showcased his lyrical, vocal, and “acoustic” storytelling song writing abilities on the self produced album.
General admission tickets are available now for just $25. You can purchase tickets online at WWW.BMIEVENTRCENTER.COM or in person at BMI Karts & Parts’ showroom at 769 E. Main St. in Versailles. Hours are Monday-Friday from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Tickets will also be available at the door but the price increases the day of the show. Doors open at 5 p.m. and show starts at 7 p.m.