The Wiltern | Los Angeles, California
Join Northern Irish Rhythm and Blues troubadour Van Morrison live in concert at The Wiltern on Tuesday 27th February 2018! The veteran performer is embarking on a tour to promote his new LP, Roll With The Punches, which includes heartfelt cover sof some of the artist's favorite songs, including Count Basie and Jimmy Rushing’s ‘Goin’ To Chicago’, Bo Diddley’s ‘Ride On Josephine’ and Lightnin’ Hopkins’ ‘Automobile Blues’!
Northern Irish singer-songwriter, instrumentalist and producer Van Morrison began his career in music in the late 1950s when he was a teeenager, playing a variety of instruments including guitar, harmonica, keyboards and saxophone for various Irish covers bands. Morrison found popularity in the late 1960s when he was the lead singer of Northern Irish R&B band Them, and he had widespread success in 1967 with his debut solo single “Brown Eyed Girl”. Morrison had several hit albums throughout the 1970s, beginning with his 1970 album, Moondance. Throughout his career, Morrison has received two Grammy Awards, the 1994 Brit Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music, and has been inducted into both the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters Hall of Fame.