ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES AND LEGENDARY ROCK BAND ZZ TOP TO PERFORM AT REVEL’S OVATION HALL SATURDAY, MAY 11
Revel Beach, NJ (February 12, 2013) – “That little ol’ band from Texas,” ZZ Top, will perform at Revel’s Ovation Hall on Saturday May 15. Celebrating the 30th anniversary of their top selling album, Eliminator, and the launch of their newest album in nine years, LA FUTURA, ZZ Top’s original members, Billy F Gibbons, Dusty Hill and Frank Beard will perform new songs as well as their hits.
LA FUTURA, their first studio album in nine years. Produced by Rick Rubin and Billy F Gibbons, it reflects the solid blues inspiration that has powered the band since the very beginning with a contemporary approach that underscores the group’s inclination to experiment and explore new sonic vistas. The album includes ten new tracks including the widely lauded “I Gotsta Get Paid” that has become both a video and in-concert sensation.
Originally formed in 1969, ZZ Top is a band who’s iconography, beards, cars, girls and that magic key chain, have become recognizable around the world regardless of language and without barriers. From their first album, ZZ Top’s First Album, to Tres Hombres which catapulted them to fame with “La Grange”, ZZ Top has entertained millions of fans around the world.
Designed by Cirque du Soleil veterans Scèno Plus, Ovation Hall provides fans with an up-close-and-personal concert experience with the artist. Every seat has an unobstructed view of the performer and a state-of-the-art sound system puts the audience in the center of the action with immersive audibility. Ovation Hall continues to be the stage for exclusive talent, including international superstar Beyoncé who returned to the stage during Revel’s premiere on Memorial Day weekend.
Tickets go on sale on Friday, February 22 at 10 a.m. at all Ticketmaster locations, online at Ticketmaster.com and by calling 800-745-3000.
Revel is smoke-free and features more than 1,800 rooms with sweeping ocean views. A member of the American Express Gold Hotel Collection, the resort houses a 130,000-square-foot casino with more than 2,000 slot machines, nearly 100 table games, electronic tables and a Poker Room. Designed to embrace its natural surroundings, Revel curates a collection of daylife and nightlife experiences crafted to bring the outside in and the inside out. Indoor and outdoor pools, gardens, lounges, and a 32,000-square-foot spa provide guests with a relaxing resort, while an outstanding collection of 14 restaurant concepts from award-wining chefs and restaurateurs, live entertainment featuring marquee acts and international artists, nightclubs, a casino that feels like a theatre and a collection of boutiques in The Row tailor to each guest’s passions. Revel was most recently named one of the Best Hotels in the Northeast by Amtrak’s Arrive magazine and one of the Top 10 Best New Hotels in the U.S. by Gayot.com.