April 30, 2012, Clearwater, FL - The incomparable guitar genius & fire breathing intensity of TED NUGENT returns to Ruth Eckerd Hall Monday, August 6 at 7:30 pm. Tickets go on sale this Saturday, May 5 at noon.
Nugent has carved a permanent place among the legends of rock. Hailing from Detroit, the guitarist's prodigious talents, ear shattering volume & over-the-top onstage antics quickly earned Young Ted the moniker of "Motor City Madman," along with international acclaim.
Recognized as the world's leading guitar showman, NUGENT'S no-holds-barred career spans five decades of multi-platinum hits. From the ground breaking Amboy Dukes' Journey to the Center of the Mind, to classics like Stranglehold & Cat Scratch Fever, Damn Yankees chartbusters like High Enough, and cult classic Fred Bear, TED NUGENT'S rapid-fire sonic assaults continue to sell out venues around the globe.
The sounds he wrings from his almighty Gibson Byrdland leave audiences gasping for breath & begging for more. To millions of guitar lovers everywhere, TED NUGENT is rock & roll.
Reserved tickets priced at $49.50 and $39.50 will be available at the Ruth Eckerd Hall Ticket Office located at 1111 McMullen Booth Road in Clearwater or by calling 727.791.7400. The Ruth Eckerd Hall Ticket Office is open Monday through Saturday, from noon to 6 pm and one hour prior to showtime. Patrons may also purchase tickets at www.rutheckerdhall.com 24/7.
Designed by the prestigious Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation, Ruth Eckerd Hall is consistently ranked in the top 5 venues in the world with seats of 2,500 or less by industry trade publications and is known for its 2,180-seat, acoustically perfect auditorium. Artists from America and around the world, ranging from classical, rock, opera, Broadway, jazz, pop and more are included in the stellar lineup of more than 200 performances a year. Ruth Eckerd Hall is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.