UPDATED 9/16/21 – Due to unforeseen circumstances, JKB Entertainment Group/Limelight Magazine’s concert with Winger on Saturday, November 20, 2021, with special guest Stormstress, has been postponed. Everyone is working towards confirming a new date on a Saturday night in April 2022. All previous, valid tickets will be honored on the new date.
While we will refund anyone who requests one, we kindly ask that you hold on to your tickets until the new date is announced. We’re hoping this will not take very long.
In the meantime, we are excited to announce that we have filled this date with the band FireHouse. Stormstress will also open this show. Tickets will go on-sale soon.
If there is one hard rock band that always delivers, it’s Winger. The band, which formed in 1987, will be appearing at the Vault Music Hall in New Bedford, MA, on Saturday, November 20th. It’s their only New England date of 2021. Boston-based rock trio Stormstress open the show. This concert is presented by JKB Entertainment Group. Purchase tickets HERE.
Since their formation, Winger soared to immediate success with their 1988 self-titled release. The album spawned the hit singles “Seventeen” and “Headed For A Heartbreak” and achieved platinum sales status. Winger also stayed on the Billboard Top 200 chart for over 60 weeks where it peaked at #21. Their next album, In The Heart Of The Young, also achieved platinum status and contained the singles “Can’t Get Enuff” and “Miles Away”. The change in musical climate of the mid-90’s, compounded with unprovoked ridicule on MTV’s popular Beavis and Butthead, led the band to go on hiatus in 1994 following the release of their critically acclaimed third album Pull. In 2001, the band reunited and have not looked back since.
Winger continues to make a name for themselves with relentless touring, and recent studio albums IV, Karma and Better Days Comin’ shows the band on top of their game, winning back fans and critics alike because of their exceptional musicianship, Kip Winger’s powerful vocals, and the band’s incredible songwriting. Winger’s resurgence in popularity has seen the hard rock four-piece break back into Billboard’s Top 100 and in 2016 Grammy nominee Kip Winger hit #1 on Billboard and iTunes charts with his debut classical music album Conversations with Nijinsky.
According to Classic Rock Magazine, “This is a band who refuse to merely glide on past glories…Winger push their own boundaries.” Don’t miss Winger at The Vault Music Hall on Nov. 20th.
The Vault is located at 791 Purchase Street in New Bedford, MA. The venue is set within a former bank building featuring original vault doors and a truly historic feel. Patrons have raved about the superior acoustics and intimate setting.
Please note that one MUST BE 21 or OLDER with Valid ID for Entry.