Famed country singer/songwriter Phil Vassar will give a concert in Astoria on Labor Day. All proceeds will benefit the Columbia Memorial Hospital Foundation's Cancer Care Phase 2 project, which will support CMH's plans to expand its oncology facilities and services.
Vassar will appear at the Liberty Theater on Monday, Sept. 2; doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $35.00 and may be purchased at the Liberty Box Office as well as online through Tickets West. Fans can also purchase $10 raffle tickets prior to the concert to win two seats on the stage.
Eight of Vassar's singles have made it onto the Top 10 list, including two No. 1 singles (Just Another Day In Paradise and In A Real Love). He has released five albums: Phil Vassar (2000), American Child (2002), Shaken Not Stirred (2004), Prayer of a Common Man (2008) and Traveling Circus (2009).
Vassar has also had remarkable success writing songs for other artists, including Tim McGraw (My Next Thirty Years), Alan Jackson (She's Right on the Money), JoDee Messina (Bye, Bye and I'm Alright) and Collin Raye (Little Red Rodeo).