Legends Live 2017
Legends Live 2017
Four iconic artistes have been brought together for the Legends Live arena tour 2017, the tour features Suzi Quatro, David Essex, The Osmonds and Hot Chocolate. This not to be missed tour arrives at Echo Arena Liverpool on 18 October 2017.
SUZI QUATRO - Between 1973 and 1980, Suzi Quatro featured in the British charts for no less than 101 weeks, and has sold to date over 55 million records, and still counting. Her hits include the No 1 “Can The Can”, that went on to sell two and a half million copies worldwide. Other hits include “48 Crash”, “Too Big”, “Devil Gate Drive”, “Daytona Demon”, “The Wild One”, “She’s In Love With You”, “If You Can’t Give Me Love”, and a million seller in the U.S.A., “Stumblin In” a duet with Chris Norman.
DAVID ESSEX – From hit records to hit musicals David Essex OBE has had one of the most enduring careers in music, stage & screen. He scored two number 1 singles with “Hold Me Close” and “Gonna Make You A Star” and a string of hits including “Lamplight”, “Silver Dream Machine”, “A Winter’s Tale”, “Stardust”, “Rock On”, “Oh What A Circus”, “Tahiti” & “Rolling Stone”. He has starred in the films “Silver Dream Racer”, “That’ll Be The Day” and “Stardust” and appeared in EastEnders as Eddie Moon.
THE OSMONDS – For over five decades The Osmonds have been entertaining sold out crowds but it was in the 70s they escaladed to one of the biggest bands in the world. Osmondsmania took hold and the hits kept coming, “Down By The Lazy River” was their first UK hit followed by “Crazy Horses”, “Let Me In”, “Going Home”, “The Proud One”, “One Bad Apple” and the monster number 1 “Love Me For A Reason”. The have recorded over 50 albums and sold over 100 million records, 59 of those reaching gold or platinum status.
HOT CHOCOLATE – In 1970 Hot Chocolate had their first hit with “Love Is Life” which reached number 6 in the charts, this was the first of many that continued until the late 90s. In all they achieved 27 top 30 hits, including the number 1 “So You Win Again”. The band became the only group, and one of just three acts that scored a hit in every year of the 70s in the charts (the other two being Elvis Presley and Diana Ross). “You Sexy Thing” became the only track to reach the top 10 in 1970s, 1980s and 1990s and was used in the soundtrack to The Full Monty. A few of their biggest hits include “No Doubt About It”, “It Started With A Kiss”, “Girl Crazy”, “Brother Louise”, “Everyone’s A Winner”, “Emma” and “Put Your Love In Me”.
Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult
For all car journeys it's best to follow the white on brown tourist route signs for the Waterfront. These signs are visible on the major routes into the city. Echo Arena is situated on the Kings Dock directly adjacent to the south side of the Albert Dock. Upon arrival, the Kings Dock entrance is clearly sign posted.
From the North...
Leave the M6 at junction 26 and follow signs for M58 Liverpool. Follow to end of M58 and then take signs for A59 Liverpool. Continue to follow Liverpool City Centre until picking up signs for the Waterfront.
From the South...
Leave the M6 at junction 21A and take the M62 to Liverpool. At the end of the M62 follow signs for Liverpool City Centre along Edge Lane, picking up and following signs for Waterfront.
Most Liverpool city centre bound buses will call at either Queen Square bus station (a 15-minute walk) or Liverpool ONE Bus Station, which is only a five minute walk to Echo Arena.
The CityLink Route C4 bus links Queen Square bus station, James Street rail station and Liverpool ONE Bus Station to the venue. CityLink Route C4 operates every 20 minutes on Mondays to Saturdays and every 30 minutes on Sundays, between 7am – 8pm, with a maximum fare of £1 per journey. Merseytravel prepaid tickets, National Concessionary bus passes and Arriva day tickets are all valid on this service.
For up-to-date information on all bus, train and ferry services, call Traveline Merseyside on 0871 200 22 33, open 8am – 8pm, 364 days a year or visit www.merseytravel.gov.uk
From the south...
Virgin Trains operates hourly, direct services from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street (with a journey time of just over two hours). Other long-distance rail services also operate into Liverpool Lime Street station.
Echo Arena is a 20-minute walk from Lime Street or a short taxi ride. You can also transfer at Lime Street onto the underground Wirral Line trains to James Street station (10 minute walk) or catch the CityLink Route C4 (7am – 8pm) directly to the venue. If travelling from outside Merseyside, you can catch an underground train to James Street station from Lime Street station, inclusive of the cost of your ticket.
Flying into Liverpool John Lennon Airport...
A taxi from the airport to the city centre will take approximately 20 minutes or the express bus service Route 500 will take approximately 25 minutes, dropping you off within a five minute walk of Echo Arena, while Manchester’s international airport is just 45 minutes away by car.
There is onsite parking and plenty of parking nearby, more information on driving to the venue and parking can be found here.
- Merseytravel (rail, ferry and bus timetables)
- Liverpool John Lennon Airport
- Manchester Airport
- Visit Liverpool (Tourism website)
- Virgin Trains (mainline services from Liverpool Lime Street)