After a 10+ year break this iconic band, Hootie & The Blowfish are taking to the road this year with 44 shows as part of their Group Therapy Tour. One of the stops is the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on June 22nd, 2019. Joining them this tour are special guests Barenaked Ladies. These two bands reached a peak in the early ’90s and have been producing and performing music for over 30 plus years.
Hootie & The Blowfish formed in 1986 and consists of Darius Rucker, on vocals; Mark Bryan, guitarist; Dean Felber, bassist; and Jim “Soni” Sonefeld, drummer. They have sold over 25 million records worldwide, their album “Cracked Rear” had been No.1 on the Billboard charts in 1994, they won two Grammy Awards, an MTV Award, a Billboard Music Award and many People’s Choice Awards. The accolades for this album and band didn’t stop there, later in 1996 Hootie & The Blowfish won Billboard’s Band of the Year, and the album is known today as the 5th most certified studio album with sales exceeding 10 million units.
2019 is an important year for the band as this will be the first time touring in over a decade. Fans are excited to see Hootie & The Blowfish reunited and play some classic songs such as “Hold My Hand,” “Let Her Cry,” and “Only Wanna Be With You.” During this tour, the band will release its sixth studio album under a new record label and the award-winning album “Cracked Rear View” celebrates its 25th anniversary.
The Hootie & The Blowfish concert promptly begins at 7:30PM (doors open at 6:30PM).