Progressive rock band Kansas will make a stop at Hoyt Sherman Place on March 8, 2019 as part the 40th anniversary of their hit album “Point of Know Return,” which the band will be performing in its entirety. Tickets and VIP packages for the show will go on sale to the general public Friday, Oct. 19 at 10 a.m. at Hoyt Sherman Box Office, www.ticketmaster.com and (800) 745-3000. More information can be found at www.kansasband.com.
In 1977, KANSAS followed up the success of “Leftoverture” by releasing the album”Point of Know Return.” Containing the smash hit and million-selling single “Dust in the Wind,” along with fan favorites such as “Portrait (He Knew),” “Closet Chronicles,” and “Paradox,” the album became the band’s greatest selling studio release. The album peaked at #4 on Billboard’s Album charts, reached sextuple-platinum status with more than six million copies sold, and had three Billboard Hot 100 singles.
The group is currently comprised of original drummer Phil Ehart, bassist/vocalist Billy Greer, keyboardist David Manion, vocalist/keyboardist Ronnie Platt, violinist/guitarist David Ragsdale, guitarist Zak Rizvi, and original guitarist Richard Williams.