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Hard Rock Sioux City Concert

Head East returns to Hard Rock Sioux City's Anthem concert venue in Sioux City, Iowa on Saturday evening, March 4, 2023. Show time is 8 pm. Tickets are $20, $45, & $65 (plus tax and fees) and are now on sale through the Hard Rock Sioux City website or in person at the Casino's Box Office located inside the Rock Shop or by calling the Rock Shop at (712) 226-7625.

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Dubuque Diamond Jo Casino - Mississippi Moon Bar

See Head East at Diamond Jo Casino's Mississippi Moon Bar in Dubuque, Iowa at 8 pm on Saturday evening, March 11, 2023. Tickets are now on sale and may be purchased online through the Dubuque Diamond Jo Casino Website or by calling (563) 690-4800. Tickets may also be purchased in person on the day of the show at the Mississippi Moon Bar Box Office beginning 3 hours prior to show time. For more information and to buy tickets visit the Dubuque Diamond Jo Casino website and the Mississippi Moon Bar websites at the addresses linked below:

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Head East and Foreigner - Bank of Springfield Center

Head East will open the show for Foreigner at the Bank of Springfield Center in Springfield, IL on Tuesday evening, May 16, 2023. Ticket presales begin December 6, 2023 and tickets go on sale to the public on December 9, 2023. For more information and to buy tickets visit the Bank of Springfield Center and the Ticketmaster websites at the addresses linked below:

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Dixon Historic Theatre Concert - Dixon, IL.

UPDATE - NOV 15, 2022: - We want to give our fans advance notice that our April 7, 2023 concert at the Dixon Historic Theatre may have to be rescheduled. The theatre will be undergoing a revitalization project which will be starting in November 2022, and it will be necessary for the theatre to postpone or cancel some of their upcoming shows.

Ticket sales have currently been suspended for the Head East show scheduled for April 7, 2023. Tickets already sold will be honored on the new date if the show is rescheduled and will be refunded if the show needs to be cancelled due to construction. At this time Head East does not know what effect the revitalization project will have on our concert. Please check our website and Official Facebook Page in the coming weeks for updates. If you have any comments, questions or concerns, please get in touch with the theatre by email at dixontheatre@gmail.com or by calling (815) 508-6324.

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Head East Crew Pays Respects to Former Crewmember

70s Head East crewmembers gathered to pay their respects to former Head East Lighting technician John August Russavage at his memorial visitation held on October 15, 2022. Shown from left to right in the photo above are - Floyd Brown (Drum Tech), Lenny Hortter (Sound Engineer), Mike Wilkinson ( Lighting Designer), Roger Boyd (Head East Band Leader), Larry “Boogie” Resinger (Truck Driver), Gloria Wilkinson (Wardrobe Wizard and Crew Mom), and Stan Gill (Stage Manager).

John August Russavage - Feb. 14, 1951 to Sep. 29, 2022

Head East regrets to announce the passing of John August Russavage on September 29, 2022. John, affectionately known as "Freon" to the band and crew members, was a lighting technician for Head East during the 1970s. A memorial visitation will take place on October 15, 2022 from 10 am to noon at the Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, Missouri. A private committal will take place at a later date. For additional information or to view or leave a comment on John's tribute wall, vist the Russell Colonial Funeral Home website linked below:

John August Russavage Obiturary
(Click the above link to view John's Obituary)

Tribute Wall at Russell Colonial Funeral Home
(Click the above link to visit the tribute wall)

John August Russavage

DuQuoin Concert Photos

Concert photos from the September 1, 2022 show at the DuQuoin State Fair in DuQuoin, IL may be viewed in our 2022 Concert Gallery at the address linked below. Photos from this show are courtesy of photographer Dana Chapman.

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