Biloxi, Miss.—Country music heavy hitters The Oak Ridge Boys will perform over 60 years of country and gospel hits at IP CASINO RESORT SPA’s Studio A on Friday, July 21.
The band, originally founded in 1945 as the Oak Ridge Quartet, rose to fame in the mid-1950’s when they were featured in Time Magazine as one of the top gospel groups of the time. In the early 1960’s, the group changed their named to the Oak Ridge Boys, remaining a gospel-oriented group until the mid-1970’s. Their style evolved to include more elements of country and pop music over the years, but they still hold strong to their roots. The group has been honored with a wide variety of awards, including Grammy Awards, Academy of Country Music Awards, CMA Awards and much more.
The current lineup consists of lead Duane Allen, tenor Joe Bonsall, baritone William Lee Golden, and bass Richard Sterban, backed by the “Mighty Oaks” band.
Showtime is 8 p.m. Doors open one hour prior to the show. Tickets start at $30 plus tax and convenience fees. Tickets are available online at www.ipbiloxi.com and www.ticketmaster.com. Tickets can also be purchased at the IP Box Office or at the Ticketmaster kiosk located on property. Guests may call Ticketmaster at (800) 653-8000. Advanced purchase tickets must be picked up at the Box Office on the day of the show starting at 1 p.m. Guests must be 21 or older to attend the show. No refunds or exchanges will be permitted.
About IP CASINO RESORT SPA
Winner of the elite AAA Four Diamond award, the IP CASINO RESORT SPA is the Gulf Coast's premier entertainment resort destination. Towering 32 stories over the scenic Back Bay of Biloxi, the IP is home to more than 1,000 elegantly appointed hotel rooms and suites, live entertainment, award-winning restaurants, and a first-class spa. For further information, visit www.ipbiloxi.com. IP CASINO RESORT SPA is a property of Boyd Gaming. Headquartered in Las Vegas, Boyd Gaming is a leading diversified owner and operator of 24 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana and Mississippi. Boyd Gaming and IP press releases are available at boydgaming.mediaroom.com.