The Arizona Spartans and Wasted Grain are excited to announce and kick off the “Spartans Storm the Desert” Weekend with a concert on Friday, September 7th featuring East Lansing’s own The Verve Pipe!! With a reputation for spectacular live performances, the multi-platinum alternative rock band The Verve Pipe are recognized worldwide for their radio hits Photograph, Hero, Happiness Is, Never Let You Down and the #1 smash single The Freshmen. In addition to their success on radio, TV and film, sold-out concert dates throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe and Australia, features in Rolling Stone, Interview Magazine and many more, and videos on MTV and VH1, the band has made numerous television appearances, including ‘The Tonight Show With Jay Leno’ and ‘Late Night With David Letterman.’ Between recording rock albums, including the most recent release Parachute, and their first-ever live album Villains – Live & Acoustic, featuring an acoustic reimagining of their platinum debut album Villains, The Verve Pipe expanded their repertoire to include writing and recording A Family Album, their critically acclaimed introduction to the world of children’s music, as well as their follow up family oriented release, Are We There Yet?. With a new lineup and a renewed energy and focus, lead singer/principal songwriter and founder Brian Vander Ark and the band continue to deliver original music that is distinguished by innovative arrangements, soul-searching lyrics and layered vocals. We hope you join and support this exciting concert Friday Night prior to the MSU vs ASU game on Saturday. Part of the net proceeds will benefit the Arizona Spartans Endowed Scholarship Fund at Michigan State Universary.
Sat Sep. 82:00 am - 6:30 am
7295 East Stetson DriveScottsdale AZ,US 85251