PRESS RELEASE – The Lake County Captains, in partnership with WNCX 98.5 FM and Radio 92.3 FM, are pleased to present Rock of Ages at Classic Park, Featuring Alice Cooper and Buckcherry on Friday, September 3. The event will take place at Classic Park in Eastlake, Ohio, home of the class A affiliate of the Cleveland Indians. Tickets go on sale Saturday, June 19 at 10 AM via CaptainsBaseball.com and may also be purchased by calling 440.954.WINS or at the Classic Park Box Office.
Iconic hard rocker Alice Cooper, who literally invented the concept of the rock concert as theater and is known as the architect of shock-rock, will bring his full-theater concert experience, creating a rare and unique live music experience for the Cleveland region to witness at Classic Park. Cooper is well-known internationally for hits such as “School’s Out”, “No More Mr. Nice Guy” and “Poison” and has produced over 25 albums during his remarkable career, including his latest Along Came A Spider. Cooper has also expanded his range of talents to areas outside of music, including becoming well-known on the celebrity golf circuit, as host of his Nights with Alice Cooper radio show, which is syndicated domestically and internationally on over 100 stations.
Buckcherry, a Grammy-nominated hard rock band from Los Angeles, achieved stardom on the heels of its RIAA platinum-selling album 15, which included the monster hit “Sorry”. 15 followed a smash RIAA gold debut album that featured hits including “Lit Up”, “Check Your Head” and “For the Movies”. Led by popular front man Josh Todd, the band just released its first single “All Night Long” from its fifth studio album of the same name, which will be released in early August.
Gates will open at 5:30 PM and the show will start at 7:00 PM. Field Level General Admission will be $49.50 in advance General Admission Box Seats will be $34.50 in advance. Tickets will be an additional $5 on the date of the show. A limited number of luxury suites and party decks are available and may be ordered by calling the Captains office at 440.975.WINS.
This show will be the second of the summer at Classic Park, following the Jim Brickman Summer Musicfest on August 7. It continues the tradition of great artists who have performed at the state-of-the-art facility, including Bob Dylan, Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Live, Collective Soul, Def Leppard and Bryan Adams. Classic Park is located on Route 91, just north of Route 2 in Eastlake, Ohio only 15 minutes from downtown Cleveland. Concert attendees are encouraged to check the traffic advisory notices posted at CaptainsBaseball.com for information on travel to and from Classic Park during current road construction.