United Wireless Arena is excited to announce that Blue Oyster Cult will be performing on Friday, July 9th in Dodge City, KS at the United Wireless Arena. HeadEast will open for Blue Oyster Cult starting at 7:00pm.
For over four decades, Blue Öyster Cult has been thrilling fans of intelligent hard rock worldwide with powerful albums loaded with classic songs. Indeed, the Long Island, NY based band is revered within the hard rock and heavy metal scene for its pioneering work. Blue Öyster Cult occupies a unique place in rock history because it's one of very few hard rock/heavy metal bands to earn both genuine mainstream critical acclaim as well as commercial success.
The band is often cited as a major influence by other acts such as Metallica, and BÖC was listed in VH1's countdown of the greatest hard rock bands of all time.
Upon the release of BÖC's self-titled debut album in 1972, the band was praised for its catchy‐yet‐heavy music and lyrics that could be provocative, terrifying, funny or ambiguous, often all in the same song. BÖC's canon includes three stone‐cold classic songs that will waft through the cosmos long after the sun has burned out: The truly haunting "(Don't Fear) The Reaper" from 1976's Agents of Fortune, the pummeling "Godzilla" from 1977's Spectres and the hypnotically melodic "Burnin' for You" from 1981's Fire of Unknown Origin. Other notable BÖC songs include
Tickets for Blue Oyster Cult with HeadEast will go on sale Friday, May 14th at 10:00am. United Wireless Arena subscribers presale will be Thursday, May 13th. Watch for the email with your password! Tickets can be purchased by calling the United Wireless Arena box office at (620)371-7880 or online through the United Wireless Arena website (www.UnitedWirelessArena.com) or through Ticketmaster.com Ticket prices are $34, $44, $49, or $59 based on location.