Harvester Performance Center hosts Asleep at the Wheel
450 Franklin Street
Rocky Mount, Virginia 24151
Grammy award winning Texas swing band, Asleep at the Wheel will perform at Harvester Performance Center in Rocky Mount.
Ray Benson founded Asleep at the Wheel in Paw Paw, West Virginia over 40 years ago. Now based in Austin, the band holds nine Grammy awards, 20 studio albums and 20 singles on the Billboard country charts with over 1.5 million records sold. Still The King: Celebrating the Music of Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys marks the band’s third full-length Bob Wills tribute album following 1999’s Ride with Bob and 1993’s A Tribute to the Music of Bob Wills, with four Grammy awards and over 500,000 copies sold collectively.
Asleep at the Wheel has seen miles and miles of Texas. They got their kicks on Route 66. And, in 2010, the band clicked another milestone on the odometer – their 40th anniversary. Holding nine Grammy awards, 20 studio albums and 20 singles on the Billboard country charts; they continue to introduce the western swing genre to a new generation and takes audiences on the ride of a lifetime.
For tickets and more information, visit harvester-music.com or 540-GUITARS (484-8277).