American hard rock group Mötley Crüe has announced the details of its upcoming Canadian tour, and Estevan is among the communities where they'll be performing.
The famed band will be at Spectra Place in Estevan on Saturday, May 4. Estevan is one of 18 stops on the tour; which begins in Penticton, B.C., in April.
Hailing from Los Angeles, California, the quartet — comprised ofVince Neil, Mick Mars, Nikki Sixx and Tommy Lee – has been a leading group for 30 years.
In that time, they have accumulated worldwide album sales exceeding 80 million, seven platinum or multi-platinum albums, 22 Top-40 mainstream rock hits, six Top-20 pop singles, a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, three Grammy nominations for Best Hard Rock Performance, and countless sold out tours across the globe, playing to millions of fans.
Hit songs have included “Looks that Kill,” “Smokin' in the Boys Room,” “Girls, Girls, Girls,” “Dr. Feelgood” and “Without You.”
Their 1989 album, “Dr. Feelgood,” topped the album charts in the U.S.
The continue to be prominent in rock music and in entertainment. Their most recent hit, “Sex,” was released in the Summer of 2012, and they were featured in a Super Bowl commercial for the Kia Optima. Mötley Crüe's New York Times bestselling memoir, “The Dirt,” is currently being adapted into a major motion picture.
Mötley Crüe is also the first rock band in history to have completed a sold-out Las Vegas residency at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.
Canadian hard rock group Big Wreck will be joining Mötley Crüe for the tour. Big Wreck will be returning to Estevan, as they were part of a co-headlining tour with Theory of a Deadman when they visited Estevan in December. Their hits include “That Song,” “The Oaf” and “Albatross.”
Tickets for the general public will go on sale on Saturday, March 2.