RICKY NELSON REMEMBERED
Wednesday, April 24 at 8 p.m.
"Ricky Nelson Remembered" is a unique multimedia entertainment event featuring the live music of Ricky Nelson's hit songs (including "Hello Mary Lou," "Travelin' Man," "Garden Party") performed by Ricky's own twin sons Matthew & Gunnar and includes never-before-seen video footage across the big screen of the Nelson family with interviews from celebrities influenced by Ricky Nelson. The show appeals to a wide audience and multiple generations and celebrates the life of America's original 'Teen Idol,' This year 2013 marks the 28th anniversary of Ricky Nelson's passing in a tragic plane crash on New Year's Eve.
"Ricky Nelson Remembered" stars Matthew and Gunnar Nelson, the identical twin sons of Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Famer Ricky Nelson and grandsons of 50s TV icons Ozzie & Harriet Nelson. When Matthew & Gunnar hit #1 on the Billboard charts with their rock band Nelson with their self-penned #1 mega hit "(Can't Live Without Your) Love & Affection" it put the Nelson family in the Guinness Book of World Records as the only family in entertainment history with three generations of #1 hitmakers. With their rock band Nelson, Matthew and Gunnar garnered five Top 40 Billboard hits and sold over 6.5 million albums worldwide.