11/01/13 – Toad the Wet Sprocket Sponsored by Harpoon IPA

11/01/13 – Toad the Wet Sprocket Sponsored by Harpoon IPA

Toad Pic
Performing: - Buy Tickets

TOAD THE WET SPROCKET HEADLINES THE WILBUR THEATRE ON NOVEMBER 1ST

Boston, MA- Toad the Wet Sprocket is set to perform The Wilbur Theatre on Friday November 1st, 2013 at 8:00pm

When Monty Python’s Eric Idle created the fictional band “Toad the Wet Sprocket” for the program “Rutland Weekend Television” in 1975, he never dreamed that anyone would actually use such a silly name. Fast forward to 1986, when four California teens desperately needed to come up with a name to call their band for an upcoming gig at a Goleta, CA watering hole called The Shack. Since that day, “Toad the Wet Sprocket” has been the name of the four piece California rock band consisting of lead singer Glen Phillips, guitarist Todd Nichols, bassist Dean Dinning, and drummer Randy Guss. From 1989-1998, they made 5 studio albums which combined sold over four million copies, had five major radio hits, and won over audiences across North America and Europe.

After breaking up in 1998, Toad would get together sporadically to play shows on a casual basis, but their hard core fans never gave up hope for a new album. After successful tours in 2006-2010, the band finally decided to put the last piece of the puzzle in place, and committed to working together on new music. They also decided to update their classic catalog, and created a new Greatest Hits album “All You Want”, which came out in 2011.

Toad the Wet Sprocket are currently in the studio with producer Mikal Blue, and fans can look forward to a new release and extensive tour in 2013.

Bill Blumenreich presents Toad the Wet Sprocket

Friday November 1st, 2013 at 8:00pm

The Wilbur is located at 246 Tremont St. in Boston’s Historic Theatre District

Tickets: $35-$55

For more information on Toad the Wet Sprocket visit http://toadthewetsprocket.com/

For more information about the Wilbur and other great events visit http://thewilbur.com

246 Tremont St, Boston | (617) 248-9700
Copyright © 2017 The Wilbur | Privacy Policy | Site by BWG