Rob Thomas to play Grand Casino Hinckley July 16HINCKLEY, Minn – Grand Casino Hinckley is proud to host Rob Thomas for a special intimate performance benefiting the Sidewalk Angels Foundation, a nonprofit organization founded by Thomas and his wife, Marisol.
HINCKLEY, Minn – Grand Casino Hinckley is proud to host Rob Thomas for a special intimate performance benefiting the Sidewalk Angels Foundation, a nonprofit organization founded by Thomas and his wife, Marisol. This multiple Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter will take the stage at the Grand Casino Hinckley Amphitheater on Friday, July 16 at 8 p.m.
Concertgoers will also be treated to a flyover from a United States Military fighter jet (weather permitting) which will fly directly over the Grand Casino Hinckley Amphitheater before the concert.
Tickets are $25, $35 and $45, and go on sale Thursday, May 1, at 10 a.m. To purchase tickets, visit the Grand Casino Hinckley or Grand Casino Mille Lacs box offices, call Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000, contact any Ticketmaster outlet, or visit www.grandcasinomn.com.
About Rob Thomas
Rob Thomas is widely recognized as one of the most distinctive vocalists and accomplished songwriters in contemporary music. He has garnered a string of accolades both for his work as Matchbox Twenty’s lead singer and primary composer as well as for his solo work and collaborations with other artists.
Thomas is best known for his chart-topping solos such as “Lonely No More” and “This is How a Heart Breaks” and Matchbox Twenty hits like “Push,” “3AM,” “If You’re Gone,” and “Bent.” Thomas also earned three Grammy Awards for “Smooth,” his smash collaboration with Santana. Thomas wrote the song, which currently ranks first on Billboard’s “Top Hot 100 Rock Songs” chart and second on the magazine’s “Hot 100 All-Time Top Songs.” Thomas’ latest album, Cradlesong, has generated even more number one hits, including “Her Diamonds” and “Cradlesong.” Overall, Thomas has contributed to sales of more than 80 million records.
Thomas has been recognized for his talent throughout his career. In 2004, the Songwriters Hall of Fame presented him with its premiere “Starlight Award,” which recognizes a songwriter who has already made a lasting impact early in his or her career. He has also won numerous BMI and ASCAP Awards and earned the Songwriter of the Year crown from both Billboard and BMI two years in a row.
About The Sidewalk Angels Foundation
The Sidewalk Angels Foundation is a nonprofit dedicated to providing critically needed funds and support to grassroots organizations across the country that work in key areas, including animal care and welfare, environmental causes, issues affecting children, music education, and the eradication of poverty and homelessness.
Established by singer-songwriter Rob Thomas and his wife Marisol in 2003, the Sidewalk Angels Foundation functions like an umbrella organization that provides funds and resources to smaller local and regional entities that are doing vital work but may lack the marketing and organizational clout and financial budgets to continue or expand their services. For additional information on the Sidewalk Angels Foundation, please visit: www.sidewalkangelsfoundation.com.