According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, Sammy Hagar & The Circle will be playing a rooftop concert in Las Vegas, NV on September 22. The performance will take place above the Strip at Beer Park at Paris Las Vegas at 6:30 p.m. 200 invited guests and contest winners will be able to watch the show from the Beer Park deck, while pedestrians will also be able to see it from the Strip. Hagar commented:
“I’m so looking forward to doing this crazy thing, which I’ve never done before. It’s inspired by The Beatles, who were one of the first ones to do it.”
During a private August 5 event in Austin, TX, Sammy Hagar (ex-Van Halen) joined Vince Neil (Mötley Crüe) onstage for a cover of Led Zeppelin’s “Rock And Roll.” You can see fan-filmed footage of that below:
Sammy Hagar has added November 12 and November 13 dates to his “Sammy Hagar And Friends” Las Vegas residency at The Strat Showroom. The shows were added after the October 29, October 30, November 5, and November 6 dates quickly sold out. As previously reported, the upcoming concerts will find the frontman performing with various guests including his current The Circle bandmates Michael Anthony, Vic Johnson, and Jason Bonham. According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, Hagar will also be inviting other musicians to the party including: Toby Keith, Rick Springfield, Kenny Chesney, Vince Neil (Mötley Crüe), and Jerry Cantrell (Alice In Chains).
Sammy Hagar has announced a special “Sammy Hagar And Friends” Las Vegas residency. The shows will take place at The Strat Showroom and they will find the frontman performing with various guests. The following dates have been confirmed: October 29, October 30, November 5, and November 6. Among the guests expected to participate are Hagar’s current The Circle bandmates Michael Anthony, Vic Johnson, and Jason Bonham. According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, Hagar will also be inviting other musicians to the party including: Toby Keith, Rick Springfield, Kenny Chesney, Vince Neil (Mötley Crüe), and Jerry Cantrell (Alice In Chains). Hagar commented:
“I’ve been searching the Las Vegas Strip trying to find the right room, ambience and partners to create a very special Cabo Wabo birthday-bash-type environment for my band members and musician friends to create the ultimate party residency. Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to ‘Sammy And Friends’. You all know the rules. There aren’t any.”
On June 13, Sammy Hagar and Vic Johnson will be playing “I Can’t Drive 55” during the pre-race festivities for the 37th annual NASCAR All-Star Race. The performance will take place on a stage in Section PL 102 of the Texas Motor Speedway grandstands.
During Sammy Hagar & The Circle’s May 26 show at Dr. Phillips Center in Orlando, Florida, the band were joined onstage by Mötley Crüe’s Vince Neil for a cover of Led Zeppelin’s “Rock And Roll.” You can see fan-filmed footage of that below:
Sammy Hagar recently performed a cover of Steve Miller Band’s “Fly Like An Eagle” with Afghan child musicians as part of The Miraculous Love Kids‘ Girl With A Guitar project. Chad Kroeger (Nickelback), Rami Jaffee (Foo Fighters), Nathan East (Eric Clapton, Phil Collins), Gary Griffin (The Beach Boys), Kris Myers (Umphrey’s McGee), and Todd Shea also contributed to the track.
Sammy Hagar & The Circle have booked a spring tour in Florida. Here’s the dates:
05/23 Key West, FL – Key West Amphitheater
05/25 Orlando, FL – Dr. Phillips Center
05/26 Orlando, FL – Dr. Phillips Center
06/01 St. Augustine, FL – St. Augustine Amphitheater
06/02 St. Augustine, FL – St. Augustine Amphitheater
The band commented:
“Sammy Hagar & The Circle are heading back on the road! NEW tour dates. Excited to bring back live music while keeping fans’ safety in mind. Find more info about COVID protocol & safety measures by visiting each venues’ website. Go to http://redrocker.com/events for tickets & more details.”
Sammy Hagar & The Circle recently performed a cover of “Bad Case Of Loving You (Doctor, Doctor)” as part of their “Lockdown Sessions.” That track was originally recorded by Moon Martin and later covered by Robert Palmer. Hagar commented:
“I always loved this song written and recorded by Moon Martin, and taken to the top by the one and only Mr. Robert Palmer. As we continue our @ Home Sessions, we hope be able to bring it to you live in 2021 #FingersCrossed #DoctorOrders #TheCure #LiveRockAndRoll”