Barenaked Ladies Coming to the Grand Theatre

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Barenaked Ladies

The wildly popular Barenaked Ladies are coming to Kingston this fall as part of its “CANADA 1 Five 0” tour, celebrating the country’s 150th anniversary.

The multi-award winning group has produced countless hit songs. including the theme song for CBS’ top-rated television comedy “The Big Bang Theory“.

Tickets for the Grand Theatre performance go on sale this Friday, March 17 and range from $64.50 (74.00 all totaled) to $69.50 ($79.67 total) depending on seating.

The band has partnered with Plus 1 so that $1 from every ticket goes to support MusiCounts and putting musical instruments into the hands of kids who need them most.

Barenaked Ladies formed nearly 30 years ago in Scarborough, Ontario as a duo featuring Ed Robertson and Steven Page. Eventually becoming a quartet, they produced such hits as “If I had a Million Dollars”, “One Week”, “It’s All Been Done” and “Brian Wilson”, an homage to the Beach Boys co-founder, singer and writer.

Co-founder Steven Page left the group is 2009 and was spotted in Kingston during a Via Rail promo for his solo album “Heal Thyself Pt. 1: Instinct” in March, 2016.

The current members are Ed Robertson – lead vocals, acoustic & electric guitars ; Jim Creeggan – vocals, bass; Kevin Hearn – vocals, guitar, keyboards, accordian; and Tyler Stewart – vocals, drums.

Find out more on the Barenaked Ladies website, on their Facebook page, or follow BNL on Twitter.

Barenaked Ladies will be at the Grand on October 14, 2017.

Gold VIP and Silver VIP packages are also available for purchase beginning Wednesday, March 15 at noon.

Gold VIP packages are $215 plus the cost of the ticket and associated fees.

Each Gold VIP package includes:

– 1 Premium Reserved Ticket
– Invitation to Exclusive Preshow Soundcheck Viewing Access
– 1 Barenaked Ladies Branded Dish Towel Set
– 1 Barenaked Ladies USB Charger
– 1 Market Specific, Commemorative Event Ticket
– 1 Signed Barenaked Ladies 8 x 10 Photo
– 1 Digital Preorder of the new Barenaked Ladies Album
– 1 Commemorative VIP Laminate

Silver VIP packages are $115 plus the cost of the ticket and associated fees.

Each Silver VIP package includes:

– 1 Premium Reserved Ticket
– 1 Barenaked Ladies Branded Dish Towel Set
– 1 Market Specific, Commemorative Event Ticket
– 1 Digital Preorder of the new Barenaked Ladies Album

For more information about this show – and to purchase tickets when available – visit the Grand Theatre’s concert page.


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