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Tickets on sale Friday, July 13, 2018 for Gordon Lightfoot, coming to Holland Performing Arts Center Thursday, September 27, 2018

Jul 10, 2018, 10:07 AM by Kelly Bartnick

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Esteemed singer-songwriter and musician Gordon Lightfoot comes to the Holland Performing Center Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 8:00 PM. 

Tickets, ranging from $39 to $89, are available at 10:00 AM Friday, July 13 2018. Tickets can be purchased at the Ticket Omaha* Box Office inside the Holland Performing Arts Center, online at TicketOmaha.com or by calling (402) 345-0606. 

Lightfoot stands with some very exclusive company atop the list of all-time greats. His song catalog includes such immortals as “Early Morning Rain,” “If You Could Read My Mind,” “Care-free Highway,” “Sundown,” “(That’s What You Get) For Lovin Me,” “The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald,” "Canadian Railroad Trilogy," "Ribbon Of Darkness," "Beautiful," "Song For A Winter's Night" and "Rainy Day People" to name a few.

His cross-country USA tour entitled "Gordon Lightfoot In Concert: The Legend Lives On” will fea-ture Lightfoot’s well-known hits and some deep album cuts, woven together with behind the scenes stories and personal anecdotes about his historic 50-year musical career.

2017 marked the 50th anniversary of Lightfoot's classic album: The Way I Feel, with two of his first big radio hits, "Song For A Winter's Night” and "Canadian Railroad Trilogy.’’  Since then, his compositions have achieved phenomenal Radio Singles Chart Positions: Five #1s, Five Top 10s and Thirteen Top 40 hits. Many continue to receive radio airplay today.

Lightfoot has also had his songs recorded by other great artists including: Bob Dylan, Elvis Pres-ley, Johnny Cash, Hank Williams, Jr., Marty Robbins, Jerry Lee Lewis, Judy Collins, Johnny Mathis, Anne Murray, Olivia Newton-John, Sarah McLachlan, Barbra Streisand, Peter Paul & Mary, Harry Belafonte, Jane’s Addiction, Glen Campbell, Toby Keith and others.

Other stars in his world  who have sung his praises include Bob Dylan who laments,” Every time I hear a song of his, I wish it would last forever." Kris Kristofferson, who simply said, "Gordon Lightfoot has created some of the most beautiful and lasting music of our time.”

*Ticket Omaha is the official retail ticket outlet for all performances at the Orpheum Theater and the Holland Performing Arts Center. Tickets purchased from other ticket retailers such as secondary ticket agencies or brokers may be more expensive and may not be valid. Due to the nature of live entertainment, all programs, performers, prices, dates and times are subject to change.