Artpark & Company will present King Crimson live at the Mainstage Theater on Wednesday, July 1. The Zappa Band will open the show at 7 p.m. Indoor reserved tickets ($67-$125) will go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, March 13.
Since returning to live performance in 2014, King Crimson has performed critically acclaimed, sold-out shows worldwide.
The band – Robert Fripp, Tony Levin, Jakko Jaksyk, Mel Collins, Gavin Harrison, Pat Mastelotto and Jeremy Stacey – regularly includes material from 12 studio albums, including many songs from their seminal album "In The Court of the Crimson King." The eight-piece lineup plays many historic pieces never before performed live, new arrangements of Crimson classics, and new compositions.
Special guest The Zappa Band includes Ray White (lead vocals, guitar), Mike Keneally (guitar, keys, vocals), Scott Thunes (bass) and Robert Martin (keyboards, sax, vocals). Also joining are Zappa Plays Zappa alums Jamie Kime (guitar) and ZAPPA archivist Joe “Vaultmeister” Travers (drums, vocals). The band will perform a mix of Zappa classics and other songs.
Tickets will be available online at tickets.com and artpark.net, by phone at 1-888-223-6000, or in person at the Artpark box office (10 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays). Listed ticket price includes facility fee; additional service fees apply for online and phone orders.
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Visit artpark.net for more information. Additional concert announcements are forthcoming.