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Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
Thursday, June 16, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm$30 – $100
The iconic and profoundly influential Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, often cited as a catalyst for an entire movement in Country Rock and American Roots Music, will celebrate their 50th Anniversary together as they perform at the Stafford Centre on June 16th at 8:00 p.mThe Nitty Gritty Dirt Band 50th Anniversary celebration will be featured on PBS starting March of 2016. From its inception in 1966, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band has interwoven country, folk, rock, blues and bluegrass influences into something unique, distinct and singular. The band began as a rag-tag, scruff jug band, playing in Southern California folk clubs. The Dirt Band took on a style and form that is now familiar and celebrated as a pioneering country rock art. Tickets go on sale on Monday, March 14th at 10am. Ticket prices range from $30.00 to $100.00 Tickets are available at the box office at 281-208-6900 or at www.staffordcentre.com. The Stafford Centre is located at 10505 Cash Road in Stafford just 15 minutes west of the Galleria on Highway 59 exit Murphy Road.