How’s Neil Diamond on his 50th Anniversary Tour? ‘So good! So good! So good! – Miami Herald
TEG DAINTY announced today that Neil Diamond will perform one South Island show in Christchurch as part of his wildly successful 50 Year Anniversary Tour in March 2018.
The tour will celebrate Neil Diamond’s incomparable 50-year career and hits spanning decades such as Cherry Cherry, Holly Holy, Cracklin’ Rosie, Song Sung Blue, You Don’t Bring Me Flowers, Solitary Man, Sweet Caroline, Love on the Rocks, Desiree and Shilo.
The New Zealand leg of Neil’s 50 Year Anniversary Tour will take in a massive stadium show in Christchurch, to be followed by the already announced concert event at Mission Estate Winery in Napier.
Christchurch – Thursday 15th March at AMI Stadium, tickets from Ticketek.
General public tickets on sale at 9:00am on Wednesday 8 November
AMI/MyTicketek/TEG DAINTY pre-sale starts at 9:00am on Monday 6 November through to 10:00pm Tuesday 7 November.
Paul Dainty, President and CEO of TEG DAINTY said today, “Neil Diamond is one of the world’s greatest live performers and I am honoured to be working with him on his 50 Year Anniversary Tour and bringing him to cities and venues he has never played. To see him perform the songs that have been the soundtrack of our lives will be an incredible live concert experience. Neil is currently touring the world and his fans and critics have been raving about this brand-new show.”
“His voice remains smooth like silk, and as flawlessly on-pitch as he was a half-century ago when the world of rock was yet young.” – The Washington Times
“He sounded great: Deep, gravelly, soulful and committed” - azcentral.com
‘50 years later, Neil Diamond is still the ultimate entertainer’ – nj.com
Neil Diamond’s extraordinary career spans five decades and has created defining hits for generation after generation of loyal fans. He has sold over 130 million albums worldwide and has charted 37 Top 40 singles and 16 Top 10 albums. A Grammy Award-winning artist, Diamond is a member of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, the Songwriters Hall of Fame and a recipient of the Sammy Cahn Lifetime Achievement Award, one of the highest honours bestowed upon songwriters. Diamond’s many other achievements include a Golden Globe Award, 13 Grammy nominations and 2009’s NARAS MusiCares Person of the Year award. In 2011, Diamond received the prestigious Kennedy Center Honor for his lifetime of contributions to American culture.
Diamond’s universally beloved songs – as well as his charismatic and openhearted performances of them – continue to make him an international force both as a record maker and a live entertainer.