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George Thorogood to rock Gold Strike
TUNICA – A career spanning over five lively decades since their groundbreaking debut, George Thorogood & The Destroyers are still going strong.
The popular rock-and-rollers are now set to perform at Gold Strike Casino Resort on Saturday, Nov. 4, at 8 p.m.
Boasting a record of 8,000 performances and an impressive 15 million albums sold, the group’s impact on the contemporary music landscape is undeniable. The grandeur of their “Bad All Over the World – 50 Years of Rock Tour” reflects their journey, encompassing legendary appearances from Live Aid to SNL, sharing stages with stars, and igniting stadiums alongside The Rolling Stones.
Their trademark fusion of blues and R&B gems, intertwined with chart-topping original compositions like “I Drink Alone” and “Bad to The Bone,” continue to
showcase Thorogood’s commanding stage presence and modern musical sound.
Reflecting on their remarkable journey, Thorogood remarks, “Each performance encapsulates the potential of stepping onto the bandstand and capturing that pinnacle moment.” With an unwavering focus on the future, George Thorogood & The Destroyers are assured to captivate audiences across generations, confirming that their rock anthems stand the test of time.
Tickets to see George Thorogood & The Destroyers start at $49.50 and are on sale now. Buy tickets online at Simply click on the entertainment link and click “buy tickets” for the performance you want to see.
For more information on George Thorogood & The Destroyers, visit
George Thorogood
     Colt Ford and The Lac come to Horseshoe
Popular country rap stars set to perform on Friday, Sept. 15
TUNICA – See Colt Ford and The Lacs at Horseshoe Tunica’s Bluesville Showcase Nightclub Friday, Sept. 15.
Colt Ford and The Lacs are two promi- nent acts in the country rap genre, known for their fusion of country music and hip- hop influences. Colt Ford is a country rap- per and singer-songwriter, while The Lacs is the country rap duo of Clay Sharpe and Brian King. Together, they have captivat- ing audiences with their energetic perfor- mances and innovative sound.
Colt Ford rose to prominence with his debut album, Ride Through the Country. His music combines traditional country story- telling with rap-infused verses, creating a unique blend that appeals to fans of both genres. Ford’s gravelly voice and charis- matic stage presence further enhance his appeal, making him a beloved figure in the country rap scene.
The Lacs emerged onto the music scene with their debut album, “Country Boy’s Paradise.” With a knack for crafting
catchy hooks and heartfelt lyrics, The Lacs have gained a loyal following. Their music seamlessly merges country melodies with rap flows.
Colt Ford and The Lacs have collab- orated on various tracks, including the popular song “Wylin’,” which exemplifies their shared passion for blurring the lines between country and rap.
Colt Ford and The Lacs have played a pivotal role in shaping the country rap genre, pushing boundaries and captivat- ing audiences with their innovative sound. Through their collaborations and individ- ual works, they have solidified their status as influential artists in the country music landscape, leaving an indelible mark on the industry.
Tickets to the show are available at a Horseshoe Ticketmaster kiosk or through Ticketmaster.
    Colt Ford
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