‘Rockin’ Into the Night’ August 19


Rock Band ‘38 Special’ will be performing at the Paramount Arts Center

By Ciara Conley - [email protected]



38 Special will be performing in Ashland at the Paramount Arts Center


Famed rock band, 38 Special, will be performing at the Paramount Arts Center in Ashland August 19.

After more than three decades together, 38 Special continues to bring their signature blast of Southern Rock to over 100 cities a year. And at each and every show, thousands of audience members are amazed by the explosive power of the band’s performance.

Their many Gold and Platinum album awards stand in testament to the endurance of a legendary powerhouse.

Since 1976, the band has released more than 15 albums. And from the start, they’ve toured relentlessly, bringing their signature brand of ‘muscle and melody’ to fans worldwide.

With sales in excess of 20 million, most associate the band with their arena-rock pop smashes, “Hold On Loosely,” “Rockin’ Into the Night,” “Caught Up in You,” “Fantasy Girl,” “If I’d Been the One,” “Back Where You Belong,” “Chain Lightnin’,” “Second Chance,” and more timeless hits that remain a staple on radio, immediately recognizable from the first opening chord and paving the way to their present-day touring regimen.

Guitarist/vocalist Don Barnes says it’s all about maintaining that intensity in their live shows. “We never wanted to be one of those bands that had maybe gotten a little soft or complacent over the years. We’re a team, and it’s always been kind of an unspoken rule that we don’t slack up, we stack up. We go out there every night to win.”

“When those lights go down and we all walk up those steps to the stage and hear that crowd roar, it’s a real rush to the head. It feels like we’re getting ready to strap ourselves in and it just takes off from there.”

VIP tickets are available at $80 and general admission tickets are available at $60, $55 and $47.

Tickets are available on sale in the Paramount Arts Center box office. They can be purchased online by visiting their website at www.ParamountArtsCenter.com or by calling 606-324-0007.

Your final ticket purchase will include a $1.00 per ticket fee that goes to the Paramount’s Historic Theatre Restoration Fund.

38 Special will be performing in Ashland at the Paramount Arts Center
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Rock Band ‘38 Special’ will be performing at the Paramount Arts Center

By Ciara Conley

[email protected]

Reach Ciara Conley at 740-353-3101 ext. 1932 or via Twitter @PDT_Ciara

Reach Ciara Conley at 740-353-3101 ext. 1932 or via Twitter @PDT_Ciara

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