B.B. King brings blues to Toledo April 7

Tickets to see guitarist at Stranahan Theater go on sale Saturday


The great blues guitarist B.B. King is coming to the Stranahan Theater April 7 with tickets going sale Saturday at 10 a.m.

King, a 15-time Grammy winner and a rock and roll hall of famer, is considered one of the most influential blues guitarists of the 20th century. He recorded his first album in 1956 and at 87 years old is still going strong. His most recent studio album, 2008's "One Kind Favor" is considered one of the best of his career.

Tickets will be available at the Stranahan box office, 4645 Heatherdowns Blvd., by phone at 419-381-8851, and online at etix.com. Prices are $78 for limited VIP seats, $59.50, $49.50, and $39.50.