The Pointer Sisters
Springfield, MO—Missouri State Homecoming 2016 will feature The Pointer Sisters In Concert, Friday, October 14, 2016, 8:00 pm at Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts.
Opening act will be the Missouri State University's very own BEARTONES and A CUB BELLA! Tickets are available at www.hammonshall.com charge by phone 417-836-7678 and at the Juanita K Hammons Hall Box Office. Ticket prices: $50 and $40 plus handling fees.
The Pointer Sisters began their formal vocal training in their father’s church in West Oakland, California. They went on to achieve worldwide fame as one of pop music’s most dynamic female groups! Starting with their debut album in 1973, they have produced hits on pop, R&B, rock, and even country charts –hits that include “Yes We Can, Can”, “Fairytale”, “Fire”, “Slow Hand”, "Neutron Dance", “Jump
(For My Love)” and “I’m So Excited”.
The sisters have played venues ranging from the legendary Troubadour club in Los Angeles to the Grand Ole Opry, the San Francisco Opera House, the White House, and in the closing ceremony of the Atlanta Olympics. They have been honored with multiple Grammy® Awards, induction into the Soul Train Hall of Fame, and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Through more than 40 years of performing and recording, the Pointer Sisters have remained trendsetters for whole new generations of music fans. Their up-tempo shows feature the energetic Pointers – always “sassy and brassy” – performing the hits that fans of all ages continue to enjoy!