Carpenters tribute act in Skegness

FANS of the Carpenters are in for a treat this weekend when a top tribute band stops off in Skegness.

The Karpenters will perform at the Embassy Theatre on Sunday, August 5 at 7.30pm.

“The Karpenters were formed in 2002 with the intention of being much more than just a tribute band. A great effort has been made to fully retain the integrity of the Carpenters’ music,” said a spokesperson.

“Every note from the smallest percussion part to richness of the huge backing vocal sound have been meticulously transcribed, recreating the unique sounds of the Carpenters to perfection.

“The show incorporates all the wonderful hits of the Carpenters as this six-piece live band take you on a nostalgic journey through the life and times of the Carpenters, performing all the hits, including “Close to You”, “Masquerade”, “Top of the World”, “Sing”, “Rainy Days and Mondays”, “Superstar” and “Please Mr Postman” to name but a few.

“The unmistakable sound and costumes make this the most authentic and accurate Carpenters experience the world has ever seen.

“As well as the ongoing “Top of the “World Tour” in the UK, the Karpenters now travel all over the world with their show, they are returning to China in 2012 after a very successful tour in 2010.

“This year alone the Karpenters have performed in the Caribbean, Barcelona, Croatia, Norway, Rome, Russia and are currently negotiating a tour of America,” they added.

Tickets for the show cost £17.50 for adults, £16.50 for over 60s and £10 for children.

For more information, or to buy tickets, call the box office on 0845 674 0505.

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