Gary Puckett & The Union Gap Band come to the newly renovated Capitol Theatre Saturday, Feb. 8.
CLEARWATER - Gary Puckett & The Union Gap Band come to the newly renovated Capitol Theatre Saturday, Feb. 8, 2 at 7:30 p.m. Special guest Tommy Mara & The Crests will open the show.
Tampa Bay area resident Gary Puckett & The Union Gap was one of the most successful musical groups of the 60s. Puckett's unmistakable signature voice garnered six consecutive gold records and top ten Billboard hits such as Young Girl and Woman Woman. In 1968, Gary Puckett & The Union Gap sold more records than any other artist, including The Beatles.
Gary Puckett has performed on more than thirty network television shows and prime time specials during his career, even adding a command performance for the President and Prince Charles at the White House. The Union Gap disbanded in 1971. Puckett continues to tour nationally and internationally.
With the blessing of original lead singer, Johnny Maestro, Tommy Mara took over the lead singing duties and today Tommy Mara and The Crests continue to wow audiences around the world performing many hit songs including 16 Candles, which rose to No. 2 on the Billboard chart and sold more than one million copies.
Reserved tickets priced at $65, $45 and $35 are available at the Ruth Eckerd Hall Ticket Office located at 1111 McMullen Booth Road in Clearwater, by calling 727-791-7400 and online at www.AtTheCap.com.