Mohegan Sun Arena | Uncasville, Connecticut
This spring, legendary rockers Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo are traversing North America on a limited run! The slew of shows in select cities will feature the duo’s highly-acclaimed hits and fan favorites! On Saturday, 15th April 2023, the Grammy Award-winning artists Pat Benatar and longtime music partner and husband Neil Giraldo will take over the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut! The show is part of their mini-tour comprising eight coveted dates in the U.S.! If you’re a Pat Benatar fan, this is your chance to see the rock goddess perform live at the Mohegan Sun Arena! Grab your tickets now to see this incredible rock concert featuring the two phenomenal artists!
Pat Benatar is a highly-acclaimed singer and four-time Grammy Award-winning artist. She is responsible for the iconic classic rock hits “Hit Me With Your Best Shot,” “Love is a Battlefield,” “We Belong,” and “Heartbreaker.” Since emerging in 1972, Benatar has enjoyed a phenomenal career and earned numerous prestigious accolades, including several Grammy Awards and American Music Awards. Benatar and her producer and husband Neil Giraldo were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame last year. The duo, who were inducted into the Rock Hall by country superstar Sheryl Crow, was praised for their significant contributions to music. The singer also stressed how Benatar’s vocals and energy are impossible to replicate.
Indeed, after five decades of exemplary music, Benatar has landmarked her role in the industry and proven her longevity. The prolific singer has released two multi-platinum albums, 15 Top 40 singles in the U.S., and sold over 35 million records. She achieved her incredible breakthrough in 1979 with her debut album, In the Heat of the Night. The critically-acclaimed record, which spawned the hits “I Need a Lover” and “Heartbreaker,” peaked at number 12 on the Billboard 200 chart.
In 1981, Benatar achieved her first number 1 album upon releasing her third effort, Precious Time. The record topped the Billboard 200 chart and sold over two million copies in the U.S., earning double platinum status. Benatar has been working with Giraldo since her debut album. He worked as the lead guitarist for her band and wrote the track “We Live for Love,” featured in the album. The acclaimed musician continued working with Benatar and eventually married her in 1982.
Tickets to see Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo at the Mohegan Sun Arena are now available!