by Coachella Valley | April 3, 2015 2:00 pm
The iconic band Tower of Power has just been added to the talent lineup for the Desert Lexus Jazz Festival presented by the City of Indian Wells, a premier concert event in the Coachella Valley for the past 15 years to be held at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden on Saturday, May 2. The band joins Grammy Award winning vocalist Lisa Fischer and Grand Baton, who will open the evening at 7:00 p.m. followed by Tower of Power at 8:30 p.m. Tickets for the event, featuring these exciting performers are now on sale.
For almost five decades, Tower of Power has produced some of the best music in Rhythm & Blues with a timeless sound that is suitable for all ages. Tower of Power has performed in front of sold out crowds throughout the United States, Japan and Europe, touring with world-renowned acts such as Journey and Steve Miller Band. After 45 years the band continues to bring its legendary tunes around the world, hitting the road for most of 2014.
“We’re excited to bring our sound to the City of Indian Wells and perform at a world-class venue,” said band leader Emilio Castillo. “Desert Lexus Jazz continues to attract some of the best artists in the industry, and we’re thrilled to add our name to the list.”
The event will be held under the Indian Wells Tennis Garden’s shade pavilion, offering seating for 2,000 patrons. In addition to music, the evening will also feature an assortment of food, wine and art. Reserved seats and table seating will be available.
“Tower of Power is a legendary group, with almost five decades in the industry and numerous hit records, so we’re happy to add this kind of talent to our event,” said Jim “Fitz” Fitzgerald, co-founder of Wendy Jayne Productions, Inc., and Morning Personality/Program Director for 102.3 KJJZ. “Combined with Grammy Award winner Lisa Fischer and Grand Baton, this edition of Desert Lexus Jazz is shaping up to be one of our best yet.”
DESERT LEXUS JAZZ is a presentation of IWTG and Wendy Jayne Productions, Inc.
Local sponsors of the event include Desert Lexus, City of Indian Wells, Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa, Farley Interlocking Pavers, Architectural Blue, 102.3 KJJZ Radio
and CBS Local TV 2.
For more information and tickets call the Indian Wells Tennis Garden Box Office at 760-200-8000 or visit www.iwtg.net to order tickets online.
READ MORE STORIES
Source URL: https://coachellavalley.com/tower-power-added-2015-desert-lexus-jazz-festival/
Copyright ©2020 Coachella Valley unless otherwise noted.