The Drayton Center Festival is set to host the ultimate tribute to Jeff Lynne and the Electric Light Orchestra in September as tribute band, ELO Again, visits the city.
Robyn Edwards-Tsika, Center Director at the Drayton Center Festival, said it was wonderful to see the audience back and he looks forward to what’s to come.
“We successfully hosted our first live event in over 16 months on Sunday afternoon, with a wonderful classical music concert by South African cellist Abel Selacoe,” Robyn said.
“We now look forward to welcoming ELO Again to the center in a few weeks with their superb ‘Re-Discovery Tour’ which will celebrate the music of Jeff Lynne and the Electric Light Orchestra.”
ELO Again is back with the ‘Re-Discovery Tour’ celebrating the truly universal music of Jeff Lynne and the Electric Light Orchestra.
Now in its 10th year, ELO Again aims to give audiences a dramatic taste of what a legendary ELO concert would have been like in its heyday, as the entire experience is professionally recreated with excellent sound reproduction, a light show and visual effects.
They perform all the hits – Mr Blue Sky, Livin’ Thing, Sweet Talkin’ Woman, Shine a Little Love, Confusion, Last Train to London, Roll Over Beethoven, Wild West Hero, Don’t Bring Me Down, The Diary of Horace Wimp, Telephone Line, Turn to Stone and many more.
Robyn added: “Come and relive the era of Glam Rock as ELO Again pays homage to the beautifully crafted songs of Jeff Lynne. You’ll revel in ELO’s unique symphonic rock style and hear some of the most classic rock and pop songs ever. unforgettable of our generation.
“The timeless Mr Blue Sky returns, so Roll Over Beethoven because Rock & Roll Is King.”