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Chastain Amphitheatre lineup for 2018 'Series B' includes Gladys Knight, Dwight Yoakam, Rick Springfield


BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene

The first series concert of 2018 is set for Wednesday (ZZ Top and John Fogerty) and now State Bank Amphitheatre at Chastain Park is ready to announce its Delta Concert “Series B.”

The newly renovated venue will add a mix of rock (Jeff Beck and friends), soul (Leon Bridges), an Atlanta legend (Gladys Knight) and more ‘80s fun (Rick Springfield) to its summer schedule.

Subscription tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. June 8 at www.chastainseries.com and by calling 404-233-2227. Series and mini-series ticket sales end on June 15 and individual show tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. June 22.

And just a reminder about the new rule for table shows this year: Coolers cannot be bigger than 23” wide and 16” deep (one per person is allowed) and glass is not permitted on site.

Here is a look at the extended schedule:

Aug. 5: Lost 80’s: A Flock of Seagulls, Naked Eyes, Wang Chung, Berlin, Farrington and Mann original vocalists of When In Rome UK, Animotion and Nu Shooz

Aug. 7: Revolution 3: Stone Temple Pilots, Bush, The Cult (non-table setup/no coolers or carry-ins)

Aug. 9: Dwight Yoakam, Lucinda Williams, Steve Earle

Aug. 10: Gladys Knight & The O’Jays

Aug. 15: Evanescence and Lindsey Stirling (non-table setup/no coolers or carry-ins)

Aug. 18: Jason Mraz with Brett Dennen

Aug. 22: Jeff Beck + Paul Rodgers with Ann Wilson of Heart

Aug. 25: 8th Annual Yacht Rock Revival featuring Yacht Rock Revue

Aug. 26: Rick Springfield with Loverboy, Greg Kihn, and Tommy Tutone

Aug. 28: Leon Bridges with Masego

Sept. 21: Lenny Kravitz with very special guest (non-table setup/no coolers or carry-ins)

Sept. 28: The Australian Pink Floyd Show

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