British rock superstars Duran Duran make stop at GSR during upcoming tour
For Immediate Release
Monday, June 15, 2015
Reno, Nev. - Rock ‘n’ roll legends Duran Duran will hit the stage inside the all-new Grand Theatre at Grand Sierra Resort and Casino on Friday, Sept. 25. Best known for hits like “Hungry Like the Wolf,” “Rio” and “Save a Prayer,” their upcoming tour comes in the midst of the release of their new album, Paper Gods – the band’s first set in nearly five years. Tickets start at $75 and are on sale beginning Friday, June 19 here or by calling 1-800-648-3568.
Duran Duran have won two Grammy Awards, two Brit Awards, two Ivor Novello Awards for songwriting and a Golden Globe Award for best original song from the movie A View to Kill. The group has also been recognized with lifetime achievement awards at the MTV Video Music Awards and the Q Awards and is featured on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Paper Gods is the group’s 14th studio effort and will add to their more than 100 million records sold.
The Grand Theatre, which is undergoing a $10 million renovation, will be one of the top entertainment venues in the West with a capacity of more than 2,700 including well-appointed luxury seats with more legroom, wider seats and wider aisles. In addition, exclusive VIP booths with personalized beverage and bottle service will be available for small groups and special occasions. Designed by John Sergio Fisher & Associates, the theatre will also include a two-tiered entry with an all-new, enclosed lobby, state-of-the-art lighting and sound renovations, as well as new artist facilities including dressing rooms, green rooms and an artist lounge.
For more information on GSR and for a complete lineup of upcoming entertainment visit Entertainment & Nightlife at Grand Sierra Resort and Casino.
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