On Thursday, August 18 performing at Cardinal Stadium will be “The Concert – ABBA THE CONCERT a Tribute to ABBA,” with special guest Kazual. These performers will be the first of the 11 FREE concert series.
ABBA THE CONCERT
The Concert or “ABBA THE CONCERT” is a Swedish band that was formed in 1996. The group quickly became known for its fantastic ABBA-sound and the stunning live “ABBA-esque” performance. Since 1996, this ABBA tribute band has had many successful US and International the group has performed in more than 20 countries around the world, including 15+ USA tours from 2002-2014 with sold-out shows at the famous Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles.
“This is the closest to ABBA you’ll ever get,” agrees the audience and press.
Throughout their tours the show has always consisted of two ORIGINAL MEMBERS of the original ABBA rhythm section. The original players include fantastic saxophone players Johan Stengård and Ulf Andersson, legendary bass players Mike Watson and Rutger Gunnarsson, Lase Wellander and Janne Schaffer, drummers Ola Brunkert and Roger Palm.
ABBA The Concert is a remarkable recreation who enchants audiences with the most ICONIC hits from ABBA, including “Dancing Queen,” “Fernando,” “Waterloo,” and more. Enjoy a quick snippet from their performance at the Hollywood Bowl:
Kazual (pronounced Casual) is a family A Capella band consisting of three brothers and a cousin. They mix the sounds of R&B, pop and hip hop together to create an experience that will surely blow your mind or as they call it the Kazual experience.
This group has won a Georgia Music Award for Best R&B group, performed 150+ shows over the last year and more recently received the prestigious award from Campus Activities Magazine for best Music Performers for 2015. In addition to their many accomplishments, Kazual has also opened for well-known artists such as Beyonce, Nelly and even country superstar Randy Houser.
Not only will their vocals intoxicate you, Kazual keeps audiences entertained by performing an eclectic mix of old school, top 40 and original dance. People love Kazual because their shows are not only entertaining but they’re diverse covering all genres of music for all ages. Here’s a preview of the KAZUALMANIA coming to Cardinal Stadium Aug. 18:
This Turf Series Concert is sponsored by the Kentucky State Lottery.