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Modesto, CA 95354 Kristy Tibbs
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
ROCK N’ ROLL MUSIC LEGEND LEON RUSSELL TO PERFORM AT
THE GALLO CENTER FOR THE ARTS OCTOBER 2
MODESTO, CA – (September 2, 2011) – Leon Russell, a music legend who has worked with many
of top artists of the past several decades, will perform at the Gallo Center for the Arts on Sunday,
October 2 at 7:00 PM. Russell has played on pop, rock, blues, country, bluegrass, standards,
gospel, and surf records and recorded several solo albums himself.
Tickets range from $19 to $49. A 15% discount is available for groups of 15 or more. For tickets
and more information, visit www.galloarts.org or call (209) 338-2100.
As a session musician, arranger, producer, singer, songwriter, pianist, guitarist, record company
owner, bandleader, and touring musician, Russell has collaborated with hundreds of artists,
including Glen Campbell, Joe Cocker, Willie Nelson, Edgar Winter, George Harrison, Eric Clapton,
Bob Dylan, Ringo Starr, John Lennon, J.J. Cale, David Gates, Bruce Hornsby, Barbra Streisand,
Frank Sinatra, Aretha Franklin, The Beach Boys, The Rolling Stones, and many more.
The Gallo Center for the Arts’ 2011-12 Premier Partner is Boyett Petroleum.