(Jefferson City, MO) – VenuWorks Presents is pleased to announce two-time Grammy-nominated THREE DOG NIGHT at the Capital Region MU Health Care Amphitheater on
Sunday, July 16, 2023 at 7:30 pm.
Legendary band, THREE DOG NIGHT, now in its 5th decade, claims some of the most
astonishing statistics in popular music. In the years 1969 through 1974, no other group
achieved more top 10 hits, moved more records, or sold more concert tickets than THREE
THREE DOG NIGHT hits weave through the fabric of pop culture today, whether on the
radio where they are heard day in and day out, in TV commercials or in major motion pictures
-- songs like “Mama Told Me (Not To Come)”, “Joy to the World”, “Black and White”,
“Shambala” and “One” serve to heighten our emotions and crystallize THREE DOG
NIGHT’s continuing popularity.
This Grammy-nominated band is not content resting on its legacy alone. Always working to
expand its audience, THREE DOG NIGHT has embraced and been embraced by 21st century
music technology. New and existing fans buy THREE DOG NIGHT’s music on iTunes as
well as at record stores. In fact, releases from this decade alone have sold well over a million
THREE DOG NIGHT also pushed boundaries by recording with the London Symphony
Orchestra, giving fans new and old a chance to experience its dynamic performances of the
hits as well as several new songs. The project, recorded at the famous Abbey Road studios
in London and released to coincide with the band’s 35th Anniversary, added exciting new
orchestral arrangements to THREE DOG NIGHT’s signature sound.
THREE DOG NIGHT maintains an aggressive, year-round touring schedule of over 90 dates
a year, performing their hit filled concerts for generation-spanning audiences. The band’s
now-famous name refers to native Australian hunters in the outback who huddled with their
dogs for warmth on cold nights; the coldest being a “three dog night”.
Boasting chart and sales records that are virtually unmatched in popular music, THREE DOG
NIGHT had 21 consecutive Top 40 hits, including 3 #1 singles, 11 Top 10’s, 18 straight Top
20’s, 7 million-selling singles and 12 straight RIAA Certified Gold LPs. The hits appeared
on best-selling charts in all genres (pop, rock and country). Its records continue to sell around
the world, reaching beyond the borders of the U.S. into Japan, Canada, Holland, England,
Germany, Spain and elsewhere. Tens of millions of THREE DOG NIGHT records have been
sold through the years.
Created in 1968 by Danny Hutton, THREE DOG NIGHT recorded the music of the best (and
mostly undiscovered) new songwriters of their time including Harry Nilsson, Randy
Newman, Elton John, Laura Nyro, Paul Williams, and Hoyt Axton among many others.
The group’s eclectic taste, combined with their ability to recognize and record hits in a
unique, distinctive, and appealing style, resulted in THREE DOG NIGHT dominating the
charts for years.
Marking over 50 years on the road, THREE DOG NIGHT continues to grow its fan base by
keeping up a full schedule of concerts at theatres, performing arts centers, fairs, festivals,
corporate events, and casinos. Since 1986, the band has performed over 2,500 shows
including two Super Bowls.
ON SALE: FRIDAY, MARCH 17 @ 10 AM
WHO: THREE DOG NIGHT
DATE & TIME: SUNDAY, JULY 16, 2023 @ 7:30 PM
WHERE: CAPITAL REGION MU HEALTH CARE AMPHITHEATER (JEFFERSON CITY, MO)
TICKET PRICES: $79.00, $69.00, $54.00, $41.00 (additional fees may apply)
Tickets are available online at Ticketmaster.com or in person at the Hawthorn Bank
Box Office at Capital Region MU Health Care Amphitheater, 1505 Riverside Drive,
Jefferson City, MO 65101.