MICHAEL SWEET LIVE AND UNPLUGGED IN WOBURN, MA:
Michael Sweet of Stryper, Rob Wylde of Teenage Casket Company and Scotty Dunbar Live and Unplugged in Woburn, MA on Saturday April 14, 2007
Press Release / It is with great pleasure to announce that on Saturday April 14th, 2007, Multi-Platinum / Grammy nominated recording artist, Michael Sweet, will be performing an intimate acoustic set at the West Hall @ The United Methodist Church in Woburn, MA. Michael is currently promoting his new solo release, Him. As a member of Stryper for more than 20 years, Sweet has enjoyed success in both christian and mainstream markets. Stryper has sold more than 8 million records worldwide, had numerous Top 40 singles and enjoyed great success on MTV. In January of 1992, the band went its separate ways. Sweet went on to release 5 successful solo albums. In 2003, Stryper reformed and released a greatest hits album titled, "Seven - The Best Of Stryper" on Hollywood Records. The band's subsequent tour in support of "Seven" was extremely successful on all accounts, selling out venues across America. In August of 2005, Stryper went on to release their first full length studio album in nearly 15 years, Reborn on Big 3 Record. The band went on to tour worldwide in support of the album's release. In the summer of 2006, Sweet released a contemporary worship album, "HIM." Since the album's release, Sweet has gone on to perform numerous solo acoustic shows and made several guest appearances on the TBN network.
Special guests for the Saturday April 14th performance include the acoustic duo of Scotty Dunbar and Rob Wylde. Rob Wylde, a native of Nottingham, England, has achieved renowned success with his band, Teenage Casket Company. Rob has released 2 albums with Teenage Casket Company, entitled "Dial It Up" and "Eat Your Heart Out." Just recently, TCC were awarded "5th best band of the year" and "4th best single of the year" at the Pure Rock Awards. Rob and TCC will kick off a tour in Italy this coming May. Woburn born and raised, Scotty Dunbar has been in several local bands and recently released his debut single, "Memories Never Fade Away" on the compilation CD, Rock To The Rescue. This past year, a documentary film entitled "Memories Never Fade - The Scott Dunbar Story" premiered at Framingham State College to great reviews. This documentary tells the story of Scott's survival and recovery from The Station nightclub fire. In 2007, Scotty and longtime friend and drummer, Pat Silva, formed a new band and arein the process of writing new music.
Order your tickets now!!! Seats in the hall are LIMITED!! Be in the first few rows! Tickets are only $10.00 (each) in advance and $12.00 at the door.
For additional ticket info, contact Scotty Dunbar at: [email protected]
Or you can purchase tickets by sending a check or money order payable to: Scott Dunbar, 17 Park Drive, Woburn, MA 01801. Please include a note with your name, contact info and # of tickets you are purchasing. All checks/money orders must be dated and received by April 12th, 2007! Be advised that advance tickets will not be mailed out. All tickets purchased in advance will be held at the door the day of the show.
Date: Saturday April 14th, 2007 / Location: The United Methodist Church, 523 Main Street, Woburn, MA 01801. Doors 6:00pm.
WebLinks: www.myspace.com/scottdunbar and www.myspace.com/yazb.