Everclear ı The Cotillion June 18

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Everclear ı The Cotillion June 18

June 18 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

20TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR
EVERCLEAR
Vertical Horizon, Fastball
SUN, JUNE 18, 2017
DOORS: 6:30 PM – SHOW: 7 PM
DAY OF SHOW $36
THIS EVENT IS ALL AGES
$1 from every ticket sale goes to the Sweet Relief Musicians Fund which provides financial assistance to all types of career musicians who are struggling to make ends meet while facing illness, disability, or age-related problems.
All seating is general admission. Table reservations are available at The Cotillion or by calling 316-722-4201. Nancy’s A-Maize-N Sandwiches will be here serving her Famous #8 and more! Text ROCK to 49798 updates and chances at FREE tickets! The Check Room is open during events to check your coats, hats, purses and more.
Art Alexakis – Vocals, Guitar
Davey French – Guitar, Vocals
Freddy Herrera – Bass, Vocals
Jake Margolis – Drums

It’s been 20 years since Everclear released their 1997 multiplatinum smash So Much For The Afterglow, yet the album remains a beloved fan favorite, and continues to inspire new generations of musicians & fans today. Bolstered by the record’s enduring popularity, Everclear are about to embark on a highly anticipated tour celebrating its milestone anniversary, with plans to perform the album front to back, including some tracks the band has never played live.

As the band’s third full-length, So Much For The Afterglow built upon the momentum of 1995’s Sparkle And Fade, with a slew of unforgettable songs that permeated MTV and alternative rock radio. The album—which remains Everclear’s best-selling release to date—quickly won over listeners with its trademark combination of melody, rhythmic energy, evocative lyrics and thundering guitar crunch.

“It makes me feel really good when I read a lot of what people still think about the album, and how many bands have been influenced by it—how much impact it had on them—and I think about how much impact it had on me, in a different way of course,” says singer-guitarist Art Alexakis. “It’s still a thing; it’s still relevant and real 20 years later.”

Formed by Alexakis in 1991 in Portland, Oregon, Everclear has enjoyed a lengthy career spanning 10 studio releases, numerous videos, thousands of shows and accolades that include a 1998 Grammy nomination for Best Rock Instrumental, for the Afterglow track “El Distorto de Melodica.” Like a true survivor, Alexakis has soldiered on through multiple lineup changes over the years: During the Afterglow era, the band also included Craig Montoya on bass and Greg Eklund on drums; the forthcoming anniversary tour features current Everclear members Davey French (guitar), Freddy Herrera (bass) and drummer Jake Margolis. In recent years Alexakis also created and runs the annual Summerland Tour, which features a package of popular ’90s alt rock bands.

Details

Date:
June 18
Time:
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/278931212528239

Organizer

Wichita.com

Venue

The Cotillion
11120 W Kellogg St
Wichita, KS 67209 United States
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