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Whitesnake to Perform Live at Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant

November 14, 2018

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DURANT, Okla., (November 14, 2018) – Mega-platinum Whitesnake, the legendary rock ‘n’ roll band founded and formed by Deep Purple singer David Coverdale are proud to announce their first shows of the 2019 “Flesh & Blood ” world tour, which will feature songs from the new studio record to be released in May 2019 on Frontiers entitled “Flesh & Blood ” alongside their biggest hits and songs from one of the greatest back catalogues in rock ‘n’ roll history spanning more than 40 years.

Whitesnake will make a stop at the Grand Theater at Choctaw Casino & Resort- Durant on Saturday, April 13, 2019. Tickets go on sale on Friday, November 16 starting at $25 and can be purchased at www.ticketmaster.com or charge-by-phone (800) 745-3000.

The first single and video from the new record entitled “Shut Up & Kiss Me” will be released worldwide in 2019 prior to the “Flesh & Blood” world tour.

Founded in 1978 by former Deep Purple singer David Coverdale, the band have earned multi-platinum albums including “Trouble,” “Lovehunter,” “Ready And Willing” and “Come An’ Get It” through to the explosive hard rock of the revamped ‘Snake sound with the multi-platinum “Slide It In” and having just celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2017, 1987’s self-titled mega-million-selling smash-hit album, “Whitesnake.” From these albums came multiple top 10 hits worldwide, including two No. 1 singles with “Here I Go Again” and “Is This Love” as well as the unforgettable hammer of “Still Of The Night” all leading to virtual 24-hour domination of MTV around the globe.

In 2017, to mark the 30th anniversary of their most successful album “Whitesnake,” a Deluxe Package was released on Rhino Records to colossal success.

The partnership with Rhino has continued with the recent release of “Unzipped,” a collection of rare and unreleased acoustic performances from the last 20 years, a truly extraordinary opportunity to hear some of the Whitesnake classics as you have never heard them before.

Bombast, bravado, talent and passion have helped establish Whitesnake as the perennial platinum favorite they have become and they’re back with a vengeance in 2019. The world-renowned group featuring David Coverdale (vocals), Reb Beach (guitar), Joel Hoekstra (guitar), Michael Devin (bass), Tommy Aldrige (drums) and Michele Luppi (Keys) have just finished recording their 13th Studio record.

About Choctaw Casino & Resort in Durant, Okla.

Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant is a AAA Four Diamond resort and entertainment destination located in Southeastern Oklahoma. The resort offers 776 luxurious rooms and suites and the Spa Tower features a full-service spa and a salon offering hair, nails and makeup services. The three-level convention/entertainment venue offers over 100,000 square feet of meeting and convention space and seating for more than 3,000 people. The resort’s amenities include the Oasis Pool area with four tropical pools and private cabanas as well as the region’s premier entertainment complex, The District. At The District, visitors can enjoy Tailgaters sports bar, 20 bowling lanes, a 40-game arcade, and a state-of-the-art movie theater. The casino’s spacious gaming complex, features more than 4,100 slot machines, 60 table games, and a private poker lounge that includes 30 poker tables. For more information, visit www.ChoctawCasinos.com.

 

 

 

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