AEG Live

AEG Live

The Zombies

The Zombies

The Zombies

April 12, 2014 | 8:00PM

April 12, 2014 | 8:00PM

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Advance: $49.50 - $89.50

Day of Show: $49.50-$89.50

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Capitol Theatre Map It

Clearwater, FL

Location

Capitol Theatre

Clearwater, FL

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Event Details

Event Details

All Ages to Enter, 21 & Over to Drink

Doors Open At: 7:00PM

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AEG Live

The Zombies

The Zombies

April 12, 2014 | 8:00PM

April 12, 2014 | 8:00PM

Capitol Theatre Map It

Clearwater, FL

Location

Capitol Theatre

Clearwater, FL

Map It

Tickets

Advance: $49.50 - $89.50

Day of Show: $49.50-$89.50

Buy TicketsBuy Tickets

Event Details

Event Details

All Ages to Enter, 21 & Over to Drink

Doors Open At: 7:00PM

Artist Websites

Bio

The second UK group following the Beatles to score a #1 hit in America, The Zombies infiltrated the airwaves with the sophisticated melodies, breathy vocals, choral back-up harmonies and jazzy...

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The second UK group following the Beatles to score a #1 hit in America, The Zombies infiltrated the airwaves with the sophisticated melodies, breathy vocals, choral back-up harmonies and jazzy keyboard riffs of their 1960’s hit singles like “She’s Not There” and “Tell Her No”.  Ironically, the group broke-up in 1968 just prior to achieving their greatest success – the chart-topping single “Time of the Season”, from their swan-song album “Odessey & Oracle” (recently ranked #100 in Rolling Stone’s “500 Greatest Albums of All Time”).  In the intervening years, while lead singer Colin Blunstone went on to develop an acclaimed solo career, and keyboardist/songwriter Rod Argent rocked ‘70’s arenas with his eponymous band ARGENT, the legend of The Zombies took on a life of its own. Generations of new bands have cited The Zombies’ work as pop touchstones, including such artists as Neko Case and Nick Cave (who have recorded “She’s Not There” for the popular HBO series True Blood), She & Him, Beck, Belle and Sebastian, The Black Angels, The Fleet Foxes, Beach House and The Beautiful South.

Decades later, Blunstone and Argent have resurrected The Zombies, recruiting bassist Jim Rodford (formerly of ARGENT and The Kinks), Rodford’s son Steve on drums, and renowned session guitarist Tom Toomey. 

The ten songs that make up their latest album, “Breathe Out, Breathe In”, are impeccably crafted; the harmonies are rich, the melodies full, the arrangements exquisite, the organ and piano fresh and the production intuitive. The Huffington Post’s David Wild called the album “inspired” and said “some songs recall the haunting melodic heights of the group’s 1968 masterpiece Odessey and Oracle.”

 

“Classy” – Daily Mirror

 

“Argent and Blunstone find Zombie Heaven again” – Uncut

 

“a gloriously uplifting record” – Record Collector

 

“a refreshing and quite potent mix of heady aural pleasures” – Live (Mail On Sunday)

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