George Thorogood The Destroyers Tickets
George Thorogood is a popular guitarist who has made his presence felt on the rock and rock n roll music scene in the last couple of decades and continues to churn out fine music numbers one after the other. He belongs to the scenic city of Wilmington Delaware. He is the founder member of the blues and rock & roll group The Destroyers which was also sometimes called The Delaware Destroyers. Along with his band, he is gearing up for a string of live performances so get George Thorogood The Destroyers tickets and watch him live.
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George Thorogood The Destroyers
During his childhood he was an avid baseball player and fan and during this time he was not very much into music. In the year 1970, he saw acclaimed blues guitarist John P Hammond play live and this proved to be a turning point in the life of George and he decided to take up music as a full time career. Thorogood is a man of diversity as he is a lyricist, music producer, singer and last but not the least a multi-instrumentalist who can fluently play not only the guitar but also bass, harmonica and occasionally piano. George has been active in the music industry since the year 1974 and has got long term associations with a number of recording labels like Rounder Records, EMI, Eagle and MCA. Most of his initiall releases were under Rounder Records and this played an important role in making the company a popular folk rock label.
George Thorogood The Destroyers debut album was self-titled and was released in the year 1977. It was considered a good effort by critics and managed to earn a gold certification. Since then, this immensely gifted band has churned out sixteen studio albums out of which five went gold. The first live album of George Thorogood The Destroyers was released in 1986 and it went platinum. Some of the albums that Thorogood released with The Destroyers include Move it on Over, Better Than the Rest, Bad to the Bone, Born to Be Bad, Rockin My Life Away, The Hard Stuff, The Dirty Dozen and Boogie People. The latest album by the band is 2120 South Michigan Ave that was released in June 2011 by Capitol Records. During the early 80’s Thorogood also gained a lot of attention and success as he had the privilege of performing as a supporting musician for the legendary group The Rolling Stones. He has a long list of hit singles to his name such as “Bad to the Bone”, “I Drink Alone”, ‘You Talk too Much”, “Treat Her Right”, “I Don’t Trust Nobody”, “Get a Haircut”, “Gone Dead Train” and “If You Don’t Start Drinkin I’m Gonna Leave”. “Get a Haircut” till date remains Thorogood’s highest charting single. “Bad to Bone” is undoubtedly the most popular single by George Thorogood The Destroyers and its popularity can be judged from the fact that it was featured in mainstream movies like Christine, Problem Child part 1 and 2, Terminator 2: Judgment Day and also in TV series like Maried with Children and Miami Vice.
George Thorogood The Destroyers is one band whose performance you cant afford to miss at any cost. This time the band will be playing some of their most popular numbers so ensure your presence at the venue by grabbing George Thorogood The Destroyers tickets in advance.
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