WHO: DARYL HALL & JOHN OATES and TRAIN
WHEN: TUESDAY, JUNE 26, 2018 | 7 P.M.
WHERE: AMWAY CENTER | ORLANDO, FLORIDA
ON SALE: MONDAY, JANUARY 29, 2018 | 10 A.M.
ORLANDO, FLORIDA [January 22, 2018] – Multi-platinum and award-winning artists Daryl Hall & John Oates and Train, today announced their momentous co-headline North American summer tour, kicking off May 1 in Sacramento, CA and wrapping August 11 in Seattle, WA. Produced by Live Nation, the extensive 35-date tour visits cities across the U.S. and Canada. This marks the first time legendary duo, Daryl Hall & John Oates, will tour together with fellow award-winning hit makers, Train and fans can expect full sets from both artists, followed by a show-stopping joint set. Daryl Hall & John Oates and Train play Orlando’s Amway Center on Tuesday, June 26. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Monday, January 29 at 10 a.m.
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Hall said of the summer outing, “This is going to be a tour filled with fun as well as great music. I love Train, and have a close relationship with Pat Monahan, going back to our ‘Live From Daryl’s House’ show together.”
“Looking forward to an amazing tour with our buddies from Train and seeing all our fans around the country in 2018,” added Oates.
“I’ve known Daryl Hall and John Oates for a few years now and after being their fan my entire life, we now get to tour with them and spend time with legends in the world of music. This will be a career highlight for all of us in Train and a show that you won’t want to miss,” said Monahan.
Daryl Hall & John Oates are the number-one selling duo in music history, according to the Record Industry Association of America (R.I.A.A.). The Philadelphia duo has scored six number one singles, including “Rich Girl” (also number one on R&B), “Kiss on My List,” “Private Eyes,” “I Can’t Go For That (No Can Do)” (also number one on R&B), “Maneater” and “Out of Touch,” from their six consecutive multi-platinum albums—1976’s “Bigger Than Both of Us,” 1980’s “Voices,” 1981’s “Private Eyes,” 1982’s “H2O,” 1983’s “Rock N Soul,” Part I and 1984’s “Big Bam Boom.“
In 2003, Hall & Oates were inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. In 2008, they were honored with the Icon Award during the Broadcast Music Incorporated (BMI) 56th Annual Pop Awards. In 2014, Hall & Oates were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and in 2016, the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce honored the duo with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Train is a multi-Grammy and Billboard award-winning band from San Francisco, CA that has had 14 songs on Billboard’s Hot 100 list since the release of their debut self-titled album with hits including “Drops Of Jupiter,” “Hey, Soul Sister,” “Drive By” and “Play That Song.” They have sold more than 10 million albums worldwide, more than 30 million tracks, amassed over a billion streams with multiple platinum/gold citations, and dozens of other honors. Last year, the band released their eighth studio album, “a girl a bottle a boat,” via Columbia Records spawning the lead single, “Play That Song.” The single went platinum in four countries including the U.S., hit top five on the U.S. iTunes chart, Top 10 at Hot AC radio, charted at Adult Top 40 and holds almost 70 million streams on Spotify alone.
TICKETS: $46.50, $56.50, $96.50 & $126 (prices subject to change). Buy tickets at amwaycenter.com, Chase Box Office at Amway Center, Ticketmaster retail locations, charge-by-phone at 800.745.3000 or at Ticketmaster.com. Limited on-ice seating is available upon request. Group discounts are available for parties of 10 or more. All dates, act(s) and ticket prices are subject to change without notice. All tickets are subject to applicable taxes, service, handling and facility fee charges. For Amway Center box office and ticket information, visit amwaycenter.com (phone purchases are not available through the Amway Center box office). The Amway Center is located at 400 West Church Street and the box office is located on the north side of the Amway Center, near the intersection of Church Street and Hughey Avenue.
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ABOUT AMWAY CENTER
The Orlando Magic served as the developer of the Amway Center, which hosts major national events, concerts and family shows. Opened in the fall of 2010, the facility is owned and operated by the City of Orlando on behalf of the Central Florida community. The Amway Center was designed to reflect the character of the community, meet the goals of the users and build on the legacy of sports and entertainment in Orlando. The building’s exterior features a modern blend of glass and metal materials, along with ever-changing graphics via a monumental wall along one facade. A 180-foot tall tower serves as a beacon amid the downtown skyline. The 875,000 square foot, Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certified building features a sustainable, environmentally-friendly design and unmatched technology, including 1,100 digital monitors, the tallest high-definition video board in an NBA venue and multiple premium amenities available to all patrons in the building. Amway Center was recently honored with the International Association of Venue Managers’ 2017 Venue Excellence Award which is bestowed upon facilities that excel in the management and operation of public assembly venues. Amway Center was the only arena to garner this distinction. Additionally, the arena has earned numerous awards which most notably includes TheStadiumBusiness Awards’ 2013 Customer Experience Award and was named SportsBusiness Journal’s 2012 Sports Facility of the Year. For more information about the Amway Center, visit www.amwaycenter.com.