Dire Straits Legacy to perform at Foellinger Aug. 21

DSL*Dire Straits Legacy will perform at the Foellinger Theatre on Friday, Aug. 21, at 8 p.m. Tickets go on sale Friday, April 10.

DSL* Dire Straits Legacy brings the music of Dire Straits played by the musicians who made it. Since its inception in 2008, the following seven members of Dire Straits have joined this band: Dire Straits Hall of Fame members John Illsley, Alan Clark and Pick Withers, along with Phil Palmer, Mel Collins, Jack Sonni and Danny Cummings.

The group has also attracted some musicians from other bands including Steve Ferrone, drummer from Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers and Average White Band, and Sir Trevor Horn, bass player from the Buggles, ABC and Yes. They will be playing all of their hits including “Money for Nothing,” “Sultans of Swing,” “Walk of Life,” “So Far Away” and others.

Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Friday, April 10 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com or by phone at the Parks and Recreation office, 260-427-6000. Phone sales also begin Friday, April 10 at 10 a.m., then will be available Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Foellinger Theatre gates will open at 7 p.m. on the night of the show, and the event is sponsored by 963 XKE and WANE 15. For updates and full details about the 2020 schedule, visit FoellingerTheatre.org.


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