Starlight Concert Series continues with Eagles tribute

This Saturday, The Boys of Summer: A Tribute to the Eagles take the stage at the Palmdale Amphitheater.

PALMDALE – The Boys of Summer: A Tribute to The Eagles will perform Saturday, July 28 at 8 p.m. at the Palmdale Amphitheater as part of the City of Palmdale’s 2012 Starlight Concert Series.

“’The Boys of Summer’ are five hardworking musicians from Southern California who play and channel some of the greatest music ever produced on the West Coast— ‘The Eagles,’” said Palmdale’s Communications Manager John Mlynar.

The Eagles formed in Los Angeles in 1971 and released 21 high charting singles. They have sold over 120 million albums worldwide, 100 million in the U.S. alone, with 21 songs on Billboard’s Hot 100 Charts.

“With decades of professional experience, the Boys play the true musical heart and soul of the Eagles music, going for the power and essence of the great songs by Don Henley, Glenn Frey, J.D. Souther, Joe Walsh and Don Felder,” Mlynar said.

The band’s lineup includes: Darrel Monson, lead vocals and guitar; Jimmy Williamson, drums and vocals;  Craig T. Fall,  lead guitar and vocals; Chris Turbis,  keyboards and vocals; and Bill Winkler,  bass and vocals.

Admission is $5 for age 13 and older; guests 12 and younger are admitted free, and parking is free.

A limited number of VIP tickets are available for $10, which includes express entry and seating at the front of the stage, ensuring that VIP ticket holders can arrive just before the concert and still get one of the best seats in the house.

VIP seating is theater style (first-come, first-served), with chairs provided courtesy of the Antelope Valley Mall. Guests 12 and younger will need to purchase a VIP ticket to be seated in the VIP area.

Season passes, VIP and individual concert tickets are on sale now at the parks and recreation office, located at 38260 10th St. East. Its open Monday through Thursday, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and accepts cash, check, Mastercard and Visa.

Palmdale residents must bring proof of residency (California I.D., driver’s license or current utility bill) to purchase a season pass at the resident fee.

VIP and individual concert tickets can also be purchased online at