Sturgis, SD (May 15, 2014) – Collective Soul is adding its name to the growing roster of legendary rock greats and emerging megastars playing at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip® this August. The alt-rock heavyweights will take to the main stage at the Chip’s 33rd annual Motorcycle and Music Festival on Sunday, Aug. 3, prior to a performance from classic rockers, Lynyrd Skynyrd.
“The music festival lineup this year is just amazing,” said Rod Woodruff, Sturgis Buffalo Chip President and CEO. “We’ve really been working hard to bring our guests the best of rock along with some of the top names in pop today. Collective Soul is the icing on our layer cake.”
After rocketing to stardom with its double-platinum, debut album, “Hints, Allegations and Things Left Unsaid,” Collective Soul rose to international fame and, now celebrating their 20th Anniversary, remains a fast favorite of music lovers worldwide. Buffalo Chip fans can expect to hear some of the band’s chart-topping hits like “December,” “Where the River Flows,” “The World I Know,” “Gel,” “Smashing Young Man” and “Heavy.”
The Sturgis Buffalo Chip has so far announced a line-up of some of the biggest names in the music industry, including:
Sunday, Aug. 3 – Collective Soul and Lynyrd Skynyrd
Monday, Aug. 4 – Zac Brown Band and John Mayall
Tuesday, Aug. 5 – Mötley Crüe and Alice Cooper, The Final Tour
Wednesday, Aug. 6 – ZZ Top and Florida Georgia Line
Thursday, Aug. 7 – Train and Pop Evil
Friday, Aug. 8 – The Pretty Reckless
More world-class entertainment will be announced soon to complete the nine days line-up of the Largest Music Festival in Motorcycling™. Passes may be purchased for the entire festival, partial week or for one day by calling 605-347-9000 or visiting www.buffalochip.com.