B.B. King, the King of the Blues, will be playing in Milwaukee from March 25 through 27, 2012 at the Northern Lights Theater at Potawatomi Bingo and Casino. King has been recording music since the 1940s, making him a legend among blues musicians. His current tour will showcase some of the music from his latest album, “One Kind Favor,” which was released in August 2008. This album went on to win a Grammy for “Best Traditional Blues Album.”
In addition to playing some of his more recent music, King will also play music from many of this other albums. Because he has released more than 60 albums in the past 70 years, he has plenty of music to choose from. If you are a fan, this is a must-see event. King is in his late 80s. However, his ability to perform hasn’t suffered. The success of even his most recent albums can attest to that.
Tickets to the B.B. King show at Potawatomi Bingo and Casino is limited to those age 21 and over due to the age restrictions for entering the casino. While tickets are already on sale, you can still purchase tickets to all shows through the Potawatomi box office or Ticketmaster online. Tickets range in price from $65 to $85. Showtime is 8 p.m. on all three nights.
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