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Grammy-Winner John Prine and Conor Oberst in concert November 17, 2018

Apr 16, 2018, 13:23 PM by Kelly Bartnick

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TICKETS ON SALE WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18

OMAHA, Neb. (April 13, 2018) - John Prine, two-time GRAMMY- Award® winner will perform with special guest Conor Oberst at Omaha’s Orpheum Theater Saturday, November 17, 2018. Omaha native Conor Oberst is best known for his band Bright Eyes.

Tickets to John Prine with special guest Conor Oberst start at $63.75. They will go on sale Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 10:00 AM. Tickets are available at TicketOmaha.com; at the Ticket Omaha* Box Office inside the Holland Performing Arts Center,1200 Douglas Street in downtown Omaha or by phone at (402) 345-0606.

Prine continues to write and perform songs that have become central to our American musical heritage. Classics like, ‘Angel from Montgomery,’ ‘Sam Stone,’ ‘Paradise,’ and ‘Hello in There’ speak to the everyday experience of ordinary people with a simple honesty, and an extraordinary ability to get right through to the heart of the listener.

Long considered a “songwriter’s songwriter,” John Prine is a rare talent whose writing is greatly admired by his peers. Performers who have recorded from his extensive catalog, include Johnny Cash, Bonnie Raitt, the Everly Brothers, John Denver, Kris Kristofferson, Carly Simon, Ben Harper, Joan Baez, George Strait, Old Crow Medicine Show, Norah Jones, Bette Midler, Miranda Lambert and many others.

Native Omahan Conor Oberst joined his first band at the age of 13 and has been releasing music since 1993. Over the last two decades, he’s released a dozen albums of uncommon insight, detail and political awareness with his band Bright Eyes, and under his own name. He was also a member of Desaparecidos, the leader of The Mystic Valley Band and performed with the Monsters of Folk supergroup.

Tickets will go on sale to the public on Wednesday, April 18th at 10:00 AM central time. To purchase tickets, please visit: TicketOmaha.com.

For more information visit www.JohnPrine.com and www.ConorOberst.com.

*Ticket Omaha is the official ticket source for the Orpheum Theater and Holland Performing Arts Center. Ticket buyers who purchase tickets from a ticket broker or any third party run the risk of overpaying, purchasing illegitimate tickets and should be aware that Ticket Omaha is unable to reprint or replace lost or stolen tickets and is unable to contact patrons with information regarding time changes or other pertinent updates regarding the performance.