Hamilton College to bring the Indigo Girls to Utica

The sponsors who broughtsinger/songwriter Bob Dylan to the Mohawk Valley in April, have scheduledanother major concert at the Stanley Performing Arts Center in Utica.

Hamilton College's Campus Activities Board is proud to present the Indigo Girlsin concert at the Stanley on Saturday, Nov. 1, at 8 p.m. Tickets are $27.50and will go on sale Saturday, Oct. 4., at all Ticketmaster outlets.

The Indigo Girls have distinguished themselves from other acts with theirunique blend of folk, rock, and indigenous music. Their self-titled 1989 albumwon the Grammy award for Best Contemporary Folk Album. Since then they havereleased numerous albums including 1200 Curfews, Rites ofPassage, Swamp Ophelia and their latest Shaming of the Sun.

Known for their commitment to social change, their 1995 Honor the Earthtour raised more that $300,000 for Native American environmental groups. Thisyear's Honor the Earth tour focuses on increasing public awareness ofand opposition to plans for nuclear waste storage on Native American lands.

"We are delighted to once again sponsor a concert at the Stanley Theater inUtica," said Corey Landstrom, program coordinator of Student Activities. "Theavailability of such a wonderful facility so close to campus has enabled us toconsider groups that we might not otherwise be able to attract. We aregrateful to the management of the Stanley and are looking forward to anotherfantastic concert."

For more information, call 859-4516.

Contact Information

Media Relations Office

198 College Hill Road 
Clinton, NY 13323
315-859-4680 pr@hamilton.edu
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