Zoo Station (The Complete U2 Experience) and Petty Theft (The Ultimate Tribute to Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers) perform two of the most influential rock albums of all time: "The Joshua Tree" and "Damn the Torpedoes." In addition to performances of the complete albums, both bands will play extended sets featuring the biggest hits from both artists.
"The Joshua Tree" was released in March 1987 and spent 9 weeks at #1 on the Billboard Top Pop Albums chart. To date it has sold more than 10 million copies in the US and more than 25 million worldwide.
Petty’s 1979 breakthrough album "Damn the Torpedoes" reached #2 on the Billboard charts and contained some of Petty’s most celebrated hits including ‘Refugee,’ ‘Here Comes My Girl,’ ‘Even The Losers’ and ‘Don’t Do Me Like That.’
About Zoo Station:
Zoo Station â The Complete U2 Experience â has been recreating the sights and sounds of U2 for West Coast audiences since 2002 and have been voted "Best Tribute Band" by the readers of SF Weekly, SF Bay Guardian and East Bay Express. They cater their shows to both casual and hardcore U2 fans by playing the biggest hits along with deeper cuts, bâsides and rare songs that "The Real Thing" seldom or never play live.
About Petty Theft:
"VOTED BEST BAND OF THE NORTH BAY (MARIN) 2011 and 2012" â THE BOHEMIAN. Petty Theft delivers Tom Petty’s songs true to the originals and in the spirit of his legendary band’s live shows, performing everything from his revered classics to his most current hits.