LEXINGTON, KY (March 23, 2012) — The Black Jacket Symphony makes its Kentucky debut on Thursday, April 26th, performing Pink Floyd’s “Dark Side of the Moon” live at the Lexington Opera House, note for note, sound for sound, exactly as it was on the record. The music group performs the next night in Ashland, Ky., at the Paramount Arts Center.
The Black Jacket Symphony has performed for sold out audiences throughout the Southeast and is excited to bring its incredible music, light and video experience to Kentucky. Tickets went on sale Friday, March 23rd at 10 a.m. at ticketmaster.com, at the Lexington Opera House Box Office, or by calling 800-745-3000.
The Black Jacket Symphony offers a unique concert experience by recreating classic albums in a live performance setting with a first-class lighting and video production. A selected album is performed in its entirety by a group of handpicked musicians specifically selected for each album. With no sonic detail being overlooked, the musicians do whatever it takes to musically reproduce the album. Following the album and a brief intermission, the Black Jacket Symphony returns to the stage to perform a collection of greatest hits by the evening’s artist.
What: The Black Jacket Symphony presents Pink Floyd’s “Dark Side of the Moon”
Where: Lexington Opera House
When: Thursday, April 26th
Tickets available at ticketmaster.com, The Lexington Opera House Box Office, or by calling 800-745-3000.
Press for the Black Jacket Symphony
“Folks sang along, cheered like crazy and created a party atmosphere. They also jumped to provide standing ovations.” – The Birmingham News
“The light show and video clips were mesmerizing” – The Montgomery Advertiser
“It’s one thing to cover a song. It’s another to cover an entire album and capture the essence and power of each song that made the album a ‘classic.’ The Black Jacket Symphony reminds everyone just how magical the art of the album can be.” –Scott Register, Reg’s Coffeehouse
4/26/12 – Lexington, KY – Lexington Opera House – Pink Floyd’s “Dark Side of the Moon”
4/27/12 – Ashland, KY – Paramount Arts Center – Pink Floyd’s “Dark Side of the Moon”