Musical worlds collide when Alison Krauss’ heavenly harmonies meet Robert Plant’s heavy metal mastery, creating a sound that’s at once fresh and unexpected during the 2008 Raising Sand World Tour – an unparalleled concert event that blends blues, country, folk, a touch of rock, and plenty of star power.
As a fiddler, singer, and record producer, Alison Krauss has garnered 20 Grammys and a catalog of lively bluegrass hits with her Union Station band and other big-name stars. Catch Robert Plant and Alison Krauss sharing the stage when you order Alison Krauss tickets from OnlineTickets.com today!
With a mind-boggling 21 Grammy awards to her credit and hits such as “When You Say Nothing at All” and “Baby, Now That I’ve Found You,” Alison Krauss has not only ruled country and bluegrass music but expanded into crossover success. Boasting a soulful voice that can both lift spirits and crush hearts, Alison Krauss has teamed with a growing list of singers and bands over the years.
After breaking into the business at an incredibly young age, Alison Krauss found herself splitting time between solo projects and Union Station. Alison Krauss not only contributed her voice but also an expert touch to the fiddle to both groups. By 1990 Alison Krauss won her first Grammy for the single “Steel Rails.” Several Grammy awards would follow before Alison Krauss tasted gold and platinum success with So Long Gone and Forget About It respectively.
Alison Krauss would get a career explosion from the Grammy-winning and platinum-selling O’Brother Where Art Thou? soundtrack, which not only bolstered Krauss' career but the entire bluegrass genre. Alison Krauss would continue her solo work, while gaining fame with her collaborations with other artists, such as Brad Paisley on “Whiskey Lullaby.”
Krauss’ latest partner? Led Zeppelin legend Robert Plant. The unlikely pair has created the much heralded album Raising Sand, which made plenty of noise on the Grammy front and on the charts. Don’t miss the most famous voice in bluegrass and the iconic vocals of rock during the history-making Raising Sand World Tour in 2008 when you order Alison Krauss tickets from OnlineTickets.com today!