John Oates: Change of Seasons: A Memoir
2174 Market Street
San Francisco, CA, 94114
Doors 7:00 PM / Show 7:30 PM
John Oates is one-half of pop music's legendary group Hall & Oates. Since the formation of their partnership in the early 70's, Hall & Oates have gone on to record 21 albums which have sold over 80 million units, making them the most successful duo in rock history. They have scored 10 number one records, over 20 top 40 hits and have toured the world for decades. In addition to their numerous American Music and MTV awards, in 2005 they were inducted into the American Songwriters Hall of Fame and in May of 2008 were presented the prestigious BMI Icon Award for their outstanding career achievement in song writing. Since 1999, John has recorded five solo albums: "Phunk Shui," "1000 Miles of Life," "Mississippi Mile" and a live album called "The Bluesville Sessions." His latest project is called: "A Good Road to Follow," which began as a series of digital singles featuring collaborations with legendary as well as new rising stars. In March of 2014 the songs were compiled into a critically acclaimed fifteen song, three disc album.
When not touring with H&O, John performs his own shows featuring material from "A Good Road to Follow," songs from his earlier CD's, and a dose of favorites from the H&O catalog, along with the stories behind those songs!
$27.50 - $40.00
As half of the iconic duo of Hall & Oates, John Oates has achieved incredible success. Together, he and Daryl Hall made over twenty albums, sold more than 60 million records, had 29 Top 40 hits, were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and have recently gotten stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Today Oates is as an accomplished solo artist. For the first time, he is sharing his story in Change of Seasons: A Memoir with Chris Epting. Based on journals he's kept throughout his life, Change of Seasons contains never-before-shared anecdotes and pictures from a life lived on the road and in the studio. The first printing of the book will also include an exclusive five track album that includes a special live version of Maneater.
Joining John in conversation is co-author of the book and award-winning journalist CHRIS EPTING.
John will also play some music! Join us!