Phil Vasser at Palmdale Amphitheater tomorrow
Country great kicks off summer concert series
Billboard Country Songwriter of the Year Phil Vassar will take the stage at the Palmdale Amphitheater tomorrow at 8 p.m. as Palmdale’s summer concert series kicks off the 2014 season.
During his highly successful career, Vassar has released eight albums, earned two ASCAP Songwriter of the Year trophies, penned countless hits as a singer and songwriter, and launched his own Rodeowave Entertainment label. He has hit the Top 5 seven times with songs like “Carlene,” “Last Day of My Life” and “American Child,” and topped the charts with “In a Real Love” and the perennial favorite “Just Another Day in Paradise.”
Known as one of Nashville’s top tunesmiths, his songs other artists have taken to #1 include “My Next Thirty Years” by Tim McGraw, “She’s Right On The Money” by Alan Jackson, and Jo Dee Messina’s “Bye, Bye” and “I’m Alright.” New artist David Nail had a hit with Phil’s Vasser’s “The Sound of a Million Dreams,” which Billboard named the #1 song in their Top 10 Country Songs of 2012.
Tickets are on sale at www.cityofpalmdale.org/TheAmp. General admission tickets for all four concerts can be purchased online at www.cityofpalmdale.org/TheAmp for $10. Gates open at 6 pm and the concerts begin at 8 pm rain or shine. Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets. Carry-in food, beverages, coolers, alcohol and pets are not permitted. Food, beer and wine will be available for purchase.
Other headliners in Palmdale’s summer concert series include country star Fifth Harmony on July 19, R&B legends The Whispers on July 26, and Banda Machos on August 2.