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Air Supply

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Presented by Akron Civic Theatre at Akron Civic Theatre, Akron OH

Jan 18 2020
Air Supply

Air Supply

Graham Russell & Russell Hitchcock met on May 12, 1975, the first day of rehearsals for “Jesus Christ Superstar” in Sydney, Australia; they became instant friends with their common love for The Beatles and, of course, singing.

After the shows’ performances at 10:30, they would play pizza parlors, coffee bars and night clubs with just one guitar and two voices. They quickly gained a reputation for great harmonies and for original songs that Graham was constantly writing. They made a demo on a cassette of two songs, “Love and Other Bruises” and “If You Knew Me” and took it to every record company in Sydney. Everyone turned it down but one — CBS Records — who admired their unique style.

They made a single in one afternoon and it shot to number one on the national charts. Air Supply was born! That same year, they opened for Rod Stewart across Australia and then throughout the U.S. and Canada playing all of the famous huge venues before Rod would take the stage. They found

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ADMISSION INFO

VIP: $159.00
Reserved: $89.00
Reserved: $59.00
Reserved: $49.00
Reserved: $35.00

Contact: 330-253-2488

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LOCATION

Akron Civic Theatre

182 South Main Street, Akron, OH 44308

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