FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 13, 2017
Jerry Lee Lewis to Play New Year’s Eve 2017 Concert on Beale Street
Memphis, TN — Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk is pleased to announce that Jerry Lee Lewis will play a special New Year’s Eve Concert at the one and only Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk, located at 310 Beale Street, on December 31, 2017.
The concert will include an exclusive performance by Jerry Lee Lewis to ring in the New Year. The concert will start at 8:00pm, with Jacob Tolliver opening for Jerry Lee Lewis. The event is open to the public, with 125 tickets available for purchase through the Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk website jerryleelewismemphis.com/nye2017.
Tickets go on-sale at 8:00am CST on Thursday, December 14, 2017. Early Bird ticket prices start at $125 for Gallery Seats and go to $225 for Front Row seats. The Early Bird deadline is December 26, after which ticket prices increase by $25.
JJ Spencer, General Manager of Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk, said, “Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk is excited Jerry Lee Lewis will celebrate New Year’s Eve at Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk with his fans again this year. The fans who have signed our online Guestbook agree there is no better place to see the The Killer perform, and we’re expecting another sold-out event!”
Jerry Lee Lewis’ energy and enthusiasm in his performances, including famous stage antics, earned him the nickname “The Killer” for the way he knocked out his audiences. Jerry Lee Lewis was in the very first class of inductees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and his performances are known to draw fans from around the world. This exclusive New Year’s Eve Concert is one you don’t want to miss! To purchase tickets, visit the Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk website jerryleelewismemphis.com/nye2017.
About Jerry Lee Lewis
Jerry Lee Lewis was born on September 29th, 1935, in Ferriday, Louisiana. He began playing the piano at age 9, copying the styles of preachers and black musicians. He signed with Sun Records in 1956 and quickly became a star. He was inducted into the first class of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1986. Lewis spends much of his time-off at his ranch in Nesbit, Mississippi, where he is happily married to his wife Judith.
About Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk
Jerry Lee Lewis built his name in Memphis and now he showcases the best Delta musicians. Located on World Famous Beale Street in the heart of downtown Memphis, Jerry Lee Lewis Café & Honky Tonk is filled with The Killer’s piano, motorcycle, photos, memorabilia, along with great food and live music. It’s walking distance from the Fedex Forum, making it the prime location to stop and eat before the big game or concert. We open early and stay open late, catering to both tourists and party animals alike.
General Manager, Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk