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Tower of Power tickets - Tower of Power Tour

Tower of Power - The 2014 Tour

Funky jazz rockstars Tower of Power are at it again, hitting the road one more time for their most exciting tour event in their decade spanning history. Like a fine wine Tower of Power keeps getting better and better year after year, with their exclusive three stop tour schedule crisscrossing North America and bringing their addictive jam sound to a venue near you, including: Cabazon and San Jose, CA and one incredible night in Boston, MA. Can't catch Tower of Power when they head to California or Massachusetts? Keep calm and carry on because these funk R&B mainstays are always adding new tour destinations to their exciting performance schedule. Keep up to date on all of their latest announcements and special engagements right here on StubHub, the internet's number one resource for concert tickets!

First, catch Tower of Power at the Morongo Casino Resort and Spa where they'll be bringing their iconic jam band sound the masses of Southern California. Start your night by getting lucky at the tables or lounging at the pool before catching your favorite funk act for what is sure to be an epic good time. Next, Tower of Power will be heading north to the outskirts of San Francisco, where they'll be performing at the City National Civic in San Jose, California. Tower of Power will be amazing and wowing audiences from all across Northern California before heading out of the fun and sun and into Boston, Massachusetts, where they'll light up the entire eastern seaboard at the Wilbur Theatre. There's no better way to enjoy the heart of Boston than an evening on the 2014 Tower of Power tour.

From the biggest amphitheatres to the hippest clubs and lounges, the Tower of Power tour is set to deliver the most authentic and mind blowing jazz funk experience around today. Don't miss your chance to catch these legends in the field as they blowout 2014 the right way. Be sure to catch the Tower of Power tour train when it chugs through an area near you!


About Tower of Power

The phenomenal Tower of Power story would start when Emilio Castillo hooked up with living legend Stephen Doc Kupka, forming the foundations of the jazz funk ensemble Tower of Power that would begin their touring career in the vibrant music scenes of the San Francisco bay area. Originally going by the name The Motowns, the band would adopt the name Tower of Power at the start of the 70s and enlist a litany of talented jazz, funk, and R&B performers that would sign onto San Francisco Records. They would begin to receive radio play across the bay area, hitting the airwaves alongside other artists such as Eric Mercury and Marvin Gaye. They would outgrow the confines of Northern California, signing onto Warner Bros. and becoming national phenomenons that dominated the jazz funk movement of the 70s. They would hit album after hit album throughout the decade, with each record more successful than the last, eventually becoming household names with dozens of sales certifications and a consistent place on the national Billboard music charts.

The band's sound would mature and morph over time, keeping their addictive jam elements while also pioneering the funk movement. They would also venture into disco, leading the musical world as the various experimental funk and fusion R&B genres began to take root in the American mainstream. Throughout the 80s and 90s, the band would collaborate with various legendary artists, from Little Feat to the Dave Matthews Band. Despite numerous lineup changes over the years, Tower of Power has retained their core sound and unbeatable charm, with a thin but consistent stream of new material that continues to wow and amaze both fans and newcomers alike. Despite their lack of time in the studio, the band still hits the tour road from time to time, proving again and again why they remain trailblazers of the jazz-funk world.


Previous Hits

The band's self titled 1973 release remains one of the pillars of the soul/jazz/funk movement, and has retained its addictive qualities despite being over four decades old. The self produced mega hit would receive gold certification and climb the Billboard charts, resting at #15 on the Billboard Top LPs chart and spawning "So Very Hard to Go", the #17 charting single that pushed Tower of Power firmly into the mainstream. The album received a coveted and near perfect four and a half stars from AllMusic, and spawned three additional mega hit singles over three years: "You're Still a Young Man", "This Time It's Real", and "What is Hip".

Tower of Power's 1974 follow up would go above and beyond considerably high expectations, and today is considered one of the most important musical productions in modern music history. The album again gained four and a half stars from AllMusic, and would reach #13 on the Billboard Soul charts and #26 on the Billboard's best LPs. The album spawned just two singles, which nevertheless have become foundational pieces of jazz-funk canon: "Don't Change Horses (In The Middle of a Stream)" and "Time Will Tell", with the former sailing to the #26 position on the Billboard singles chart.


Trivia

The Tower of Power horns section have worked all across the music spectrum, collaborating with artists from all genres and all generations, including The Monkees, the Grateful Dead, Elton John, damn Yankees, Poison, Aerosmith, and Rod Stewart.

The band's work has been featured in various major motion pictures as well, including the life changing drama City of God and comedy classic Semi-Pro.

The band has become a staple of the northern California sports scene, playing frequently for major athletic teams all across the bay area.


The Tower of Power Concert Experience

Get ready for endless funk and jams as Tower of Power brings their decades of hit discography onto the stage for the most epic soul funk concert experience in existence today. Tower of Power distills nearly half a century of musical greatness and unbeatable musical talent into one night of nonstop jam band fun, delivering an unforgettable night of retro rock that will keep you out of your seat and grooving along from start to finish. Don't miss your chance to catch these living legends in the flesh - get your tickets today!

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Mon
29 Dec
Dec 29, 2014 8:00 PM
Wilbur Theatre
Boston, MA
8:00 p.m. EST
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29 Dec
Dec 29, 2014 8:01 PM
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30 Dec
Dec 30, 2014 8:00 PM
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31 Dec
Dec 31, 2014 11:00 PM
Infinity Hall
Norfolk, CT
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06 Mar 2015
Mar 06, 2015 8:00 PM
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