Jones leads the current lineup of Foreigner, scheduled to play
Monday on AeroShell Square.
AeroShell Square will
once again be rockin’ on EAA AirVenture’s opening day when the
legendary band Foreigner takes the stage following the afternoon air
show, courtesy of Ford Motor Company. The performance, free of charge to
all AirVenture guests that day, will begin at 5:30 p.m. adjacent to the
Ford Motor Company Hangar on AeroShell Square.
Foreigner is known the world over and has attracted multiple generations
of fans. Led by the band’s co-founder, guitarist Mick Jones, Foreigner
has sold more than 70 million albums and played at venues around the
Foreigner is known for
its mix of blues, rock and pop that has left an indelible mark on music
history. Among its best-known hits are rock classics such as their
breakthrough hit "Feels Like the First Time," "Cold as
Ice," "Hot Blooded" and "Urgent." The band also
scored two international No. 1 hits, "I Want to Know What Love
Is" and "Waiting for a Girl Like You."
Ford’s support of the
opening-day concert at EAA AirVenture, along with the Fly-In Theater,
the vehicles used during the event, and discounts on Ford Motor Company
vehicles for EAA members, continues to highlight Ford’s support for
EAA members. Ford will also display the latest technologies, concepts,
and production vehicles at the Ford Hangar to engage EAA members and
AirVenture attendees during this year’s fly-in.