Canadian music legend Gordon Lightfoot will perform in St. John’s and Corner Brook next April, as part of his 2014 cross-country tour.
Gordon Lightfoot performs during the Canadian Live 8 concert in Barrie, Ont., in July 2005. File photo by The Canadian Press
Lightfoot will play at the St. John’s Arts and Culture Centre April 25 and 26, and the Pepsi Centre in Corner Brook April 27, marking five decades of touring. The tour will end with a four-night run at Toronto’s Massey Hall.
Known for songs like “If You Could Read My Mind” and “Sundown,” Lightfoot has won 15 Juno Awards and been nominated for five Grammies. He’s a member of the Canadian Music Hall of Fame and the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame, and was given the Order of Canada. He released his 20th studio album nine years ago.
Tickets for Lightfoot’s shows in St. John’s range from $49.50 to $99.50, and go on sale Nov. 1 at the St. John’s Arts and Culture Centre box office, by calling 729-3900 or online at www.artsandculturecentre.com. Tickets for his show in Corner Brook range from $29.50 to $99.50 and go on sale at the same time, at the Pepsi Centre, by calling 637-1233, or online at www.pepsicentre.ca.