Brass Transit Brings Musical Legacy of ‘70s Supergroup Chicago to Life at The Orleans Showroom August 29-30
Celebrated tribute band Brass Transit will bring the hits of the band Chicago to The Orleans Showroom on Aug. 29 and 30.
Brass Transit’s show includes hits from the legendary band Chicago’s golden age (1969-1976), including “Does Anybody Know What Time It Is,” “Saturday in the Park” and “25 or 6 to 4.” With world-class horn and rocking rhythm sections and vocals stacked sky-high, Brass Transit transports audiences to the freewheeling days of the ‘70s.
Based out of Toronto, Brass Transit consists of eight members including Neil Donell, lead vocals; Tony Carlucci, trumpet; Don Breithaupt, keyboard and backing vocals; Paul DeLong, drums; Doug Gibson, trombone; Bob McAlpine, guitar and backing vocals; Phil Poppa, saxophones and backing vocals; and Jay Speziale, bass and backing vocals.
Brass Transit members have performed with the likes of legendary rock and soul artists such as The Drifters, Sam and Dave, Aretha Franklin, Ben E. King, The Marvelettes, Frankie Valli, Mary Wilson and The Mamas & the Papas.
Showtime each evening is 8 p.m. Tickets are available starting from $19.95, plus tax and convenience fees. Tickets can be purchased at any Boyd Gaming Box Office, by calling 702.636.7075 or visiting www.orleanscasino.com.
About The Orleans Hotel and Casino
Located at 4500 W. Tropicana Ave., The Orleans includes more than a dozen restaurants, an 18-screen movie theater, 70-lane bowling center, 827-seat showroom featuring theater-style seating, and a 9,500-seat Orleans Arena. The property has a 135,000-square foot casino with 60 table games including Blackjack-21, Roulette, Baccarat, Craps and Pai Gow. Guests will also find more than 2,800 slot and video poker machines. Additionally, The Orleans includes a keno lounge and race and sports book. More information on The Orleans Hotel and Casino can be found at www.orleanscasino.com. The Orleans Hotel and Casino is a property of Boyd Gaming. Headquartered in Las Vegas, Boyd Gaming is a leading diversified owner and operator of 16 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Mississippi, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana and New Jersey. Additional news and information on Boyd Gaming can be found at www.boydgaming.com.