Michael McDonald and Boz Scaggs / Courtesy
Walton Arts Center officials this week announced that former Doobie Brothers and Steely Dan member Michael McDonald will play at the Walmart AMP on Friday, Aug. 12 along with Boz Scaggs.
Beyond his hits with The Doobies, McDonald has lent his voice to records by Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin, Elton John, Joni Mitchell, Vince Gill and Grizzly Bear.
Scaggs, who was once the lead vocalist for Steve Miller’s band, The Marksmen, also sang with the Steve Miller Band for two albums in the 1960s before landing several Top 20 hit singles as a solo musician in the 70s.
Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, April 22. Prices range from $41 to $81 (plus fees) and can be purchased at the Walton Arts Center box office’s temporary location in Nadine Baum Studios, or by calling 479-443-5600. Online tickets will be available at amptickets.com.
2016 Walmart AMP Schedule
April 30 – Gary Sinise & The Lt. Dan Band / Barrett Baber
May 4 – Darius Rucker & Friends / Casadee Pope / Barrett Baber
May 19 – Jason Aldean / Thomas Rhett / A Thousand Horses / Dee Jay Silver
May 20 – Ellie Goulding / The Knocks
May 31 – Journey / The Doobie Brothers / Dave Mason
June 2 – Kenny Chesney / Old Dominion
June 17 – Widespread Panic
June 25 – Rachel Platten
July 2 – Sammy Hagar & The Circle
July 4 – Fireworks Spectacular
July 15 – Miranda Lambert / Kip Moore / Brothers Osborne
July 17 – Weezer / Panic at the Disco / Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness
July 26 – Shinedown / Halestorm / Black Stone Cherry / Whiskey Myers
July 30 – Mercyme / Jeremy Camp
Aug. 3 – Twenty One Pilots / Mutemath / ChefSpecial
Aug. 12 – Michael McDonald / Boz Scaggs
Oct. 1 – The Lumineers / Borns / Rayland Baxter
* Artists announced as of April 19