If you’ve got summer fever, the only prescription isn’t more cowbell . . . it’s rock n’ roll! Whether you grew up with the classics or found a love for the genre playing your parents’ records, Branson boasts a variety of shows that any rock n’ roll lover will appreciate. So sit back, relax, and check out our list of rock shows in Branson. They may have you rockin’ and rollin’ the night away.
Rock Shows in Branson
Raiding the Rock Vault
If you’re looking for the ultimate classic rock experience, you won’t want to miss Raiding the Rock Vault. Raiding the Rock Vault takes the audience on a nostalgic journey from the 1960’s to the 1990’s. Featuring a stunning light show, historical footage, and talented actors and dancers, this one-of-a-kind performance will have you rocking out to classic hits from the Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix, the Eagles, Queen, AC/DC, Heart, Journey, Aerosmith, and more. To top it off, the music is performed by the following musicians from some of the greatest rock bands:
- Rowan Robertson, Guitar (Dio)
- Sarah Hester Ross, Vocals (Sin City Burlesque)
- Johnny Solinger, Vocals (Skid Row)
- Matt Starr, Drums (Burning Rain, Ace Frehley)
- Keith St John, Vocals (Montrose, Quiet Riot)
- Jason Boyleston, Guitar (Starship featuring Mickey Thomas, Paul Rodgers Band)
- Hugh McDonald, Bass & Musical Director (Bon Jovi, Ringo Starr)
Raiding the Rock Vault is only here through July 22, so make sure to get your tickets today!
Beach Boys California Dreamin’ Show
The Beach Boys California Dreamin’ Show is a great live summer concert the whole family can enjoy. Beyond the incredible harmonies and impressive choreography, you’ll be treated to a walk down memory lane with the historical narrative. Expect to hear Beach Boys classics like Surfin’ U.S.A. and Wouldn’t It Be Nice, as well as a myriad of songs from other musical legends, including Simon & Garfunkel, Joni Mitchell, and the Mamas and the Papas. Full of variety and upbeat pop and rock ballads, the Beach Boys California Dreamin’ Show is one of the most memorable rock shows in Branson.
DREAMS – A Classic Rock Fantasy
For a truly unique show with edge and mystique, check out DREAMS – A Classic Rock Fantasy. DREAMS is more than just a concert – it’s a theatrical, steampunk production that tells a compelling story of an elderly man whose past is revived through the soundtrack of his life. Paying tribute to legendary musicians Stevie Nicks, Rod Stewart, and Mick Jagger, you’re sure to be blown away by the complexity of this artistic performance.
With all of the awards the Liverpool Legends have won, it’s not surprising that they’re celebrating their tenth season this year. In fact, Liverpool Legends has been awarded Best New Show, Best Band, Best Show, and has received the Visitor’s Choice Award for Entertainer of the Year for multiple consecutive years. What makes this Beatles tribute show so spectacular is the performers’ great attention to musical detail, their uncanny resemblance to the Beatles (both physically and vocally), and their ability to capture the charismatic energy that sparked Beatlemania across the world. Add costumes, lights, and special effects, and you’ve got an incredible show that even garnered praise from Paul McCartney. Get your tickets today and see why Liverpool Legends continues to be one of the best rock shows in Branson!
Rock the Spectrum
On August 8, 2017, from 5pm until 11pm, head to Branson Landing for the fourth-annual Rock the Spectrum concert. This event benefits local families affected by autism, and many of Branson’s favorite rock groups will perform this year, including tribute bands honoring the Eagles, Journey, Credence Clearwater Revival, and Bon Jovi. The event will also include activities for children (like bounce houses) and a beer garden for the 21+ crowd.
Legends in Concert
If you’re looking for a show that features rock n’ roll as well as a variety of music genres, then Legends in Concert is for you! This internationally acclaimed show, held in the iconic Dick Clark American Bandstand Theater, features a talented group of tribute performers. Their jaw-dropping performances might make you do a double-take. The lineup changes throughout the year, but it currently includes Elvis Presley, Michael Jackson, the Blues Brothers, Brooks & Dunn, Bruno Mars, and Celine Dion.
Branson is known for its live entertainment, but many people mistakenly assume that all of the shows feature country music or oldies. In fact, you’ll find a great variety amongst the concerts available. Which rock shows in Branson are you dying to see?
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