Platinum selling classic rock band Europe will head to Missoula for a live concert at the Wilma on July 20, 2020.
Over three decades after they came together and dozens of millions albums sold, Joey Tempest (vocals), John Norum (guitars), Mic Michaeli (keyboards), John Leven (bass) and Ian Haugland (drums) are as strong as ever, playing concerts annually Worldwide and producing albums that are critically acclaimed by fans and the music industry alike.
Formed near Stockholm, Sweden, Europe released their self-titled debut album in 1983. It was followed by Wings of Tomorrow in 1984. Their popularity skyrocketed in 1986 when they released their third album, The Final Countdown. It sold 7 million records worldwide and the single was number one in over 25 countries and still is a big anthem all over the world. The album spent 70 weeks on the Billboard Charts and had four Top 40 singles. 2016 found the band marking a milestone in their career, the 30th anniversary of their landmark album, The Final Countdown.
Europe released their 11th studio album, Walk The Earth, in 2017. The album was produced by Grammy award winner, Dave Cobb, and was recorded at the legendary Abbey Road Studios in London.
Tickets go on sale Friday, March 6 at 10:00AM at the Top Hat, online or by phone at 1 (800) 514-3849. Reserved premium balcony seating and general admission standard balcony and standing room only floor tickets are available. All ages are welcome. Additional ticketing and venue information can be found here.