Upcoming events: Motley Crue at Intrust, Clif Major family benefit, Australian guitarist at Cotillion
07/10/2014 12:00 AM
07/09/2014 6:51 PM
Motley Crue at Intrust Bank Arena
Rock band Motley Crue will stop in Wichita this weekend as part of “The Final Tour.” The band, whose hits include “Girls Girls Girls” and “Home Sweet Home,” has said this will be its last tour. It features all the group’s original members: lead singer Vince Neil, drummer Tommy Lee, bassist Nikki Sixx and guitarist Mick Mars. Rocker Alice Cooper will open the show. Doors open at 6 p.m., and the show is at 7 p.m. No cameras will be allowed. Tickets for the concert are $69.50, $89.50 and $125 and are available at the Intrust Bank Arena box office, www.selectaseat.com, at Select-A-Seat outlets and at 316-755-7328.
Benefit to raise money for Clif Major’s family
Friends and fellow musicians of the late Clif Major are putting on a benefit in his name on Sunday night. The C Major Benefit and Jam hosted by Mike Peltzer is from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Loft, 150 N. Mosley. It will feature a lineup of bands and acts that had ties to Major, who died in June. On the bill: Bill Garrison, the Sharon Rush Band, Suns over Blazmo, The FunTones, Made from Scratch and Moonlight Drive. Major’s CDs will be for sale, and prizes will be raffled off. Admission is $10 at the door, and all money raised will go to Major’s family.
Tommy Emmanuel at the Cotillion
Grammy-nominated Australian guitarist Tommy Emmanuel will perform on Thursday at the Orpheum, 200 N. Broadway. The show starts at 7:30 p.m., and doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $39.50 and $49.50 and available at www. selectaseat.com, at Select-A-Seat outlets, at the Intrust Bank Arena box office, and at 316-755-7328.
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