Classic Rock USA at Blackburn Empire Theatre

Imagine a rock concert involving three of the biggest rock stars of the 21st Century.

This July at Blackburn Empire Theatre, get ready to rock out and party on with Classic Rock USA!

Classic Rock USA is a heart pumping, drum beating, pulsating rock extravaganza featuring over 25 hits from Brian Adams, Jon Bon Jovi and The Boss himself, Bruce Springsteen.

The audience will be taken on an epic journey of all things rock, as the totally awesome cast and band brings down the house with only the very best selections of these 3 great artists, including: Born to Run, Thunder Road, Hungry Heart, Every I Do, Summer of ’69, the rock of anthems of Jon Bon Jovi: Living on a Prayer, You Give Love a Bad Name, Bed of Roses and many more.

This July, rock out to live music and the music of as our talented singers create a fabulous atmosphere singing the hits as solo artists and in duo’s. You will be singing and dancing along!

A thoroughly entertaining night out!



Joseph joined the rock band Dementia in 2005 and supported the likes of MAJ, Bullet for My Valentine, Exodus and Death Angel on European tours.

In 2012, Joseph wrote and recorded ‘I Lie Lonely’, which went straight to number one on the Official Charts Companies’ Rock Singles Chart and entered at number three on the Independent Chart.

This was achieved without any airplay or media coverage and led to a recording contract with musician and composer, Paul Hardcastle.

Joseph also went on the X Factor in 2013 and wowed both the audience and the judges, making it as far as Sharon Osbourne’s house.


Martin Bell is famous for his two top ten singles, “Sven, Sven, Sven” and “Goldenballs” as one half of Bell and Spurling.

With sales of almost 500,000 and two appearances on Top of the Pops, Martin has carved out a glittering career. He has performed on major TV entertainment shows and recently performed at Buckingham Palace for the Queen.

Twice signed to record label Warner Music, Martin also had a regular weekend slot on Capital Radio and a celebrity following, including the likes of Rod Stewart and Simon Cowell.

Martin has also co-written with stars such as Rick Astley, Tony Hadley and The Ting Tings.


Blackburn Empire Theatre presents ‘Classic Rock USA’ on Saturday 16th June, 2018 at 7:30 pm. Tickets are £18.00.

Available online here or from the Booking Office in person or by phone (Monday to Saturday 10am to 12:30pm) 01254 685 500.