Doobie Brothers coming to State Farm Center in October

Doobie Brothers coming to State Farm Center in October

CHAMPAIGN — The Doobie Brothers are taking it to the streets — well, actually the State Farm Center, — on Oct. 10.

Tickets go on sale to the public at 10 a.m. Sept. 7. The show is at 7:30 p.m., with doors opening at 6:30.

The Doobie Brothers have sold over 48 million albums. They join the 2018 State Farm Center headliners this fall that include Jake Owen, The Avett Brothers and Chris Young.

They have been delivering guitar-driven rock 'n' roll for over four decades, and have won four Grammy Awards. They released their latest album, "Southbound," in 2014 on Arista Nashville. It features new recordings of the band's biggest hits, accompanied by Blake Shelton, Zac Brown Band, Brad Paisley and Toby Keith.

Their No. 1 singles "Black Water" (1974) and "What a Fool Believes" (1979), both gold, lead a catalog of songs that include "Listen to the Music," "Jesus Is Just All Right," "Rockin' Down the Highway," "Long Train Runnin'," "China Grove," "Take Me in Your Arms," "Takin' it to the Streets," "Minute by Minute," "You Belong to Me" and "The Doctor."

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