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Ricky Nelson Remembered

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Fri Feb 1, 2013 7:30pm – 9:30pm Central Time
Merrimack Hall Performing Arts Center
Starring Matthew & Gunnar Nelson, sons of Ricky Nelson

This unique multimedia entertainment experience features the live music of Ricky Nelson (including "Hello Mary Lou", "Travelin' Man", "Garden Party") performed by Ricky's own twin sons Matthew and Gunnar Nelson. Celebrate the life of America's original ‘Teen Idol' with never-before-seen video footage of the Nelson family that includes interviews from celebrities influenced by Ricky Nelson. Also the grandsons of the 1950s TV icons Ozzie and Harriet Nelson, when Matthew and Gunnar in their rock band Nelson hit #1 on the Billboard music charts with their self-penned #1 mega hit "(Can't Live Without Your) Love & Affection," it put the Nelson family in the Guinness Book of World Records as the only family in entertainment history with three generations of #1 hitmakers. With their rock band Nelson, Matthew and Gunnar have five Top 40 Billboard hits, four #1 MTV music videos and have sold more than 6.5 million albums worldwide. Twenty-seven years after the tragic New Year's Eve plane crash that took his life, Ricky Nelson's legendary spirit lives on in this loving tribute by his talented sons.
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