Kamas, Utah –
DeJoria Center – Utah’s premier event and adventure escape – is excited to welcome world-famous English reggae band, UB40 for a one-night performance on Friday, August 23. The doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are currently on sale.\
“DeJoria Center is thrilled to be a part of UB40’s 40th Anniversary US tour,” said Tyler Howell, general manager for DeJoria Center. “With hit-after-hit of the band’s legendary reggae music, this is sure to be one of our most unforgettable concerts and fans definitely won’t want to miss this one.”
Featuring five of UB40’s six founding members, Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the group’s 40th anniversary concert will follow this year’s release of the band’s first new studio album ‘For the Many’ in more than four years.
In addition to the new album, the band will play many of their 17 Top 10 hit singles, including ‘Kingston Town’, ‘Food For Thought’, ‘One In Ten’, ‘I Can’t Help Falling In Love With You’, ‘Don’t Break My Heart’ and ‘Sing Our Own Song’ and, of course, ‘Red, Red Wine’, amongst many other fan favorites.
UB40 formed in 1978, naming themselves after the British unemployment benefit form and releasing their debut album, Signing Off, in August 1980. Thirty Top 40 hits and 100 million record sales ensued, with their albums residing in the UK Top 75 album chart for a combined 11 years.
DeJoria Center is the only large, upscale entertainment and events center in the Wasatch Mountains. Nestled against the scenic mountains in Kamas, Utah, the venue offers year-round activities on the 1,100-acre natural conservancy area.
DeJoria Center – Utah’s premier event and adventure escape – is a corporate events and performance venue located on an expansive 1,100-acre natural conservancy area within the High Star Ranch in Kamas, Utah. The center offers guests fresh air, stunning views, gorgeous water features and year-round recreation that Utah’s high-mountain valleys are known for. DeJoria Center provides any sized company with an unrivaled experience. The Center offers companies a unique experience orchestrated by events and entertainment professionals who have represented some of the world’s most well-known artists, brands and venues. DeJoria Center is also home to State Road Tavern & Restaurant. The restaurant offers exceptional dining, tasteful and diverse menu choices, and a bar that offers more than 20 beers and craft cocktails. For more information on DeJoria Center please visit, www.dejoriacenter.com.