Hard Rock Hotel at Universal Orlando’s Velvet Sessions lobby concert series continues in August with A Flock of Seagulls.
A Flock of Seagulls are an English New Wave band originally formed in Liverpool by brothers Michael “Mike” Score (keyboards, vocals) and Alister “Ali” James Score (drums), with Frank Maudsley (bass) and Paul Reynolds (guitar).
The group had a string of international hit singles including “I Ran (So Far Away)”, “Space Age Love Song,” “Wishing (If I Had a Photograph of You)” and “The More You Live, the More You Love”, and became notable in the 1980s for their MTV video for the song “I Ran (So Far Away)”.
Velvet Sessions is Hard Rock Hotel’s special rock ‘n’ roll cocktail party and lobby concert held the last Thursday of the month (January through October). Log onto VelvetSessions.com to buy your tickets and receive monthly updates on who’s playing.
A Velvet Sessions ticket includes: FREE specialty drinks, finger foods and warm-up tunes from 6:30 pm until show time, cash bars and live band from show time onward and complimentary valet parking*. Plus, after the show, a DJ plays tunes in Velvet Bar until 1:00 am.
Velvet Sessions is a 21 and older event.
Thursday, August 30, 2012, at 6:30 pm at the Velvet Bar & Lobby Lounge Hard Rock Hotel atUniversal Orlando 5800 Universal Boulevard Orlando, Florida 32819-7834
TICKETS**: Velvet Sessions tickets are $29 on-line or $35 at the door. Limited VIP tickets are $50 on-line only and include all the benefits of a regular Velvet Sessions ticket, plus access to a special viewing area with private bar. Purchase tickets on-line and receive early entry at 6:00 pm. To purchase tickets and for more information, log onto VelvetSessions.com or call 407-503-2401.