The Buffalo Chip® Welcomes The Hard Rock of Skid Row During The Sturgis Motorcycle Rally

The Sturgis Buffalo Chip® is pleased to announce the debut of Skid Row during the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. The iconic American metal band Skid Row will rev up the Buffalo Chip® crowd with their energetic music and amazing stage show on Friday Aug 10, 2012. Skid Row will double headline with Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators for an all out rock assault on the Buffalo Chip.

Skid row formed in Toms River, New Jersey in 1986 and got their start playing small clubs on the eastern seaboard. Jon Bon Jovi, lead singer for Bon Jovi is credited with helping Skid Row make their big break. In 1989 Skid Rows released their self-titled first album “Skid Row.” After that came, “Slave to The Grind” and “Subhuman Race.” All thier albums went multi-platinum and topped the music charts. Now with 7 albums to their credit, along with several chart-topping hits, Skid Row has sold more then 20 million albums worldwide. Skid Row, known for their distanced heavy rock sound, tight musical arrangements and explosive lyrics has toured the world playing to capacity crowds from the US to the UK to Russia. Buffalo Chip campers and Sturgis rally goers can look forward to hearing Skid Row blast hits such as “I Remember You,” “18 to Life,” ‘Sweet Little Sister,” and “Youth Gone Wild” on Aug 10, 2012 in the Buffalo Chip’s famous natural amphitheater.

“Skid Row joins a long distinguished list of world class bands that have chosen the Buffalo Chip to make the Sturgis debut, and we could not be more exited to have them,” Rod Woodruff, owner of the Sturgis Buffalo Chip, said. “Buffalo Chip campers and concert goers will be treated to an incredible heart pumping rock show with Skid Row that will no doubt bring the house down.”
Skid Row joins a growing list of world class bands playing at the Buffalo Chip annual Sturgis Concert Series, including Eric Church, Slash, featuring Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators, Journey, Zac Brown Band, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Sugarland, Subline with Rome, BOSTON, Candlebox, Buckcherry, Saving Abel, Loverboy, Shinedown, Aaron Lewis, Adelitas Way and more. Get passes for Skid Row and Slash now Camping reservation and concert passes can be obtained or by calling (605) 347 9000.

2023 Sturgis Buffalo Chip

Pre-Rally Party Jul. 31–Aug. 3
Concerts Aug. 4–Aug. 13

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Pre-Rally Party Jul. 29–Aug. 1
Concerts Aug. 2–Aug. 11

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Pre-Rally Party Jul. 28–Jul. 31
Concerts Aug. 1–Aug. 10

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