Experience Hendrix at UBby jmaloni
The eighth edition of the celebrated Experience Hendrix Tour comes to the University at Buffalo Center for the Arts at 7:30 p.m. April 1, 2014.
Presented by "BandFuse: Rock Legends," the tour brings together a diverse group of musical greats paying homage to the abiding genius of Jimi Hendrix. Artists currently scheduled to perform include: Buddy Guy, Jonny Lang, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Dweezil Zappa, Eric Gales, Doyle Bramhall II, Eric Johnson, Bootsy Collins, Mato Nanji and Ana Popovic.
The rhythm section includes bassist Billy Cox, the only player, apart from Hendrix himself, who was part of both the Band of Gypsys and the Jimi Hendrix Experience; and drummer Chris Layton of Double Trouble.
Tickets, priced at $77, $67 and $57, go on sale Friday, Dec. 6, at 10 a.m., at the UB Center for the Arts Box Office and tickets.com. Charge by phone at 1-888-223-6000. For more information, visit www.ubcfa.org or www.experiencehendrixtour.com.