Release Date: October 21, 2015
The Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo presents The Brian Setzer Orchestra 12th Annual Christmas Rocks! Tour on Sunday, November 22, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. in the Mainstage Theatre, located at the Center for the Arts, North Campus. Tickets are $77, $67, $52, $37.
The Brian Setzer Orchestra, fronted by three-time Grammy Award-winner Brian Setzer, returns with their Christmas Rocks! tour. With a career spanning more than 30 years, Setzer has smash hits as founder/leader of The Stray Cats, his 18-piece Brian Setzer Orchestra and as a solo artist. His November concert will include Setzer’s legendary guitar magic on hits such as “Rock This Town,” “(She’s) Sexy +17,” “Stray Cat Strut,” and more, as well as his re-imagined and acclaimed Holiday classics.
The Brian Setzer Orchestra released Rockin’ Rudolph, their first studio Christmas album in 10 years on October 16th. The 12-track Rockin’ Rudolph includes highlights such as “Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree,” “Yabba-Dabba Yuletide,” and “Rockabilly Rudolph,” among other notable Christmas classic tunes, with Setzer’s trademark guitar work and vocal stylings matched with The Brian Setzer Orchestra’s rocking 18-piece big-band horn arrangements.
Tickets: Center for the Arts Box Office (Mon-Fri 10 am-6 pm) and tickets.com. To charge tickets call 1-888-223-6000. For more information call 716-645-2787 or visit www.ubcfa.org or www.briansetzer.com.