The Fixx’s 2015 Tour Includes Date At Hard Rock Casino Vancouver

COQUITLAM, BC (March 3, 2015) – British New Wave rockers The Fixx are gearing up for a North American tour this summer which will include a date at the Hard Rock Casino Vancouver on Tuesday, June 30, 2015.

Formed in London in 1979 by college friends, frontman Cy Curnin and drummer Adam Woods, the band originally called themselves The Portraits before changing their name to The Fixx in 1980. After being signed to MCA Records the following year, they released their debut album, Shuttered Room in 1982. The album featured the singles, “Stand or Fall” and “Red Skies”.

Their 1983 release, Reach the Beach spawned the hit single, “Saved by Zero” and their highest charting single, “One Thing Leads to Another” which reached #4 on the Billboard Hot 100. The album went on to attain Platinum certification while hitting #8 on the Billboard 200. Additional hits from later albums included “Are We Ourselves?”, “Sunshine in the Shade”, “Deeper and Deeper”, “Built for the Future”, “Secret Separation” and “Driven Out”. Today’s line-up consists of Curnin, Woods, keyboardist Rupert Greenall, guitarist Jamie West-Oram and bassist Dan K. Brown.

Tickets go on sale on Thursday, March 5 at 10 am and are $39.50, $29.50 & $24.50 (plus service charges). For more information and to purchase tickets, go to HardRockCasinoVancouver.com.

About Hard Rock Casino Vancouver:

Hard Rock Casino Vancouver is situated in the thriving City of Coquitlam, British Columbia in Metro Vancouver and is home to unparalleled entertainment, dining and gaming offerings. With an 80,000 square foot casino floor, Hard Rock Casino Vancouver offers more than 950 interactive slot machines and popular table games such as blackjack, roulette, baccarat, poker, pai gow, craps, VIP high limit salons and others. With multiple performance spaces including a state-of-the-art 1,100 seat theatre, Hard Rock Casino Vancouver boasts the best in music and comedy as well as local artists. To complement the gaming and entertainment experience, Hard Rock Casino Vancouver serves a variety of culinary options and is home to chefs that dish up unique and flavourful fare in a modern atmosphere. For the latest news and events, follow Hard Rock Casino Vancouver on Facebook facebook.com/HardRockCasinoVancouver  and Twitter twitter.comHardRockCasinoV.

The Hard Rock Casino Vancouver is owned and operated by Great Canadian Gaming Corporation under license from HRHH IP, LLC (“HRHH”). The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas is the flagship property owned by an affiliate of HRHH.

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