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“Secret Agent Man” Johnny Rivers to Perform at Cannery Casino Apr. 10

Johnny Rivers will perform all of his greatest hits in concert at The Club inside Cannery Casino & Hotel on Saturday, April 10 at 8 p.m. Best known for his smooth and soulful voice, Rivers has sold over 30 million records and scored nine Top 10 hits and 17 Top 40 singles.

Tickets are available now in four levels: Table for four $59.95, Gold $29.95, Prime $19.95, or Reserved $9.95. Tickets can be purchased at the Cannery Casino & Hotel’s ticket sales counter located at the front desk, by calling (702) 507-5757 or online at www.cannerycasinos.com.

Raised in Louisiana, Rivers first found success in 1964 with his live album “Johnny Rivers Live at the Whisky A Go Go.” The album reached #12 on the charts and the single “Memphis” climbed to the #2 position. During the next two years, Rivers released a long line of charting singles including “Maybelline,” “Mountain of Love,” “Seventh Son,” “Midnight Special,” and “Where Have All the Flowers Gone?”

Rivers achieved his biggest hit and a #1 record with the single “Poor Side of Town,” following up with the title theme song from the television show “Secret Agent Man.” Continuing his success, Rivers released the cover songs “Baby I Need Your Lovin’” and “The Tracks of My Tears,” both hitting the Top 10 on the charts, and the original track “Summer Rain,” reaching #14. During this time, Rivers started his own record company and won a Grammy award for producing the song “Up, Up and Away” for pop group The 5th Dimension.

Throughout the 1970s and 80s, Rivers recorded several critically-acclaimed albums, finding success with the singles “Rockin’ Pneumonia and the Boogie Woogie Flu,” “Blue Suede Shoes,” and “Swayin’ to the Music (Slow Dancing).”