Driven: The Ultimate Tribute to the music of The Cars Live at the Linsmore Tavern!Saturday, 11 April 2020 21:30 Linsmore Tavern
September 15, 2019, one of the great American musician's and songwriter's Ric Ocasek, founding member of The Cars passed away. For many years, the Linsmore Tavern has been looking all over the country for a tribute to this amazing New Wave pioneers and until now we have not been able to find one! Finally, the search is over and we are so excited to welcome on Saturday April 11, Driven: The Ultimate Tribute to the music of The Cars! This is going to be one of the most fun nights of the year and definitely a Tribute show that you will want to check out!
Emerging from the new wave scene in the late 1970s, The Cars received massive critical and commercial success with a string of hit songs beginning with “My Best Friend's Girl”, “Just What I Needed”, “Let's Go”, to the 80s radio staple, “Drive”. Rolling Stonenamed The Cars the“Best New Artist” in 1978. Their hit song, “You Might Think”, was awarded “Video Of The Year” at the first MTV Video Music Awards in 1984. Inevitably, on April 15th, 2018, The Cars were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Tickets for this show are $8 in advance, $10 at the door. You can buy tickets at the bar or online at www.linsmoretavern.com