Mama may have told them not to come, but Saturday, January 10th music legends Three Dog Night will be headed to the Arcadia Performing Arts Center. Known for numerous top 10 hits in the 1960’s and 70’s including “One,” “Joy to the World,” and “Mama Told Me (Not to Come)” The world renowned band has been performing for more than 40 years.
According to their website, the Grammy-nominated group has sold more than a million albums in just this decade. They tour aggressively, playing more than 80 dates a year. Their hits have appeared on best-selling charts of all genres. They’ve had 21 consecutive Top 40 hits, including 3 #1 singles, 11 Top 10’s, 18 straight Top 20’s, 7 million-selling singles and 12 straight RIAA Certified Gold LPs.
3 Dog Night is made up of founding members Cory Wells and Danny Hutton on lead vocals, original keyboardist Jimmy Greenspoon, guitarist Michael Allsup, Paul Kingery on bass and vocals, and Pat Bautz on drums. The group’s famous name comes from a story about the Aborigines in the Australian Outback who sleep next to their dogs for warmth. The coldest nights are known as “3 Dog Nights.”
The Arcadia Performing Arts Center is providing a meet and greet opportunity for 22 people on January 10th before the concert which starts at 8pm. For more information, visit www.arcadiapaf.org.