Saturday, January 20, 2018
Music News, Concert Reviews

Bonnie Raitt announces December show at Ruth Eckerd Hall

Ruth Eckerd Hall gives us somethin' to talk about, with Monday's announcement that Grammy award winner Bonnie Raitt will return in concert Dec. 3 at 8 p.m.

Tickets are $50 to $100.50, going on sale Saturday at noon, at the venue's box office or online at rutheckerdhall.com.

Raitt returns to Ruth Eckerd Hall for the first time since her sold-out performance in 2009. Since then, she collected her tenth Grammy award for her 2012 release Slipstream, in the best Americana album category. Raitt was ranked No. 50 on Rolling Stone magazine's list of the 100 greatest singers ever, and No. 89 on their list of the 100 best guitarists of all time.

Opening for Raitt on her 2013 tour is Irish singer, songwriter and multiple intstrumentalist Paul Brady, whose career includes collaborations with Eric Clapton and Mark Knopfler.

— Times staff writer

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