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WPBS-TV Presents “WPBS Rocks!” – A Triple Play of Classic Rock Concerts

WATERTOWN, NY; June 2, 2022 – WPBS brings classic concert performances from David Bowie, Prince and members of the Beatles. WPBS Rocks! on Sunday, June 5th with three back-to-back classic and seldom seen concerts that music fans won’t want to miss.

6:00 PM – London’s Royal Albert Hall hosted the Concert for George in November 2002 – a momentous evening featuring Harrison’s songs and music he loved. Performed by Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Jeff Lynne, Billy Preston, Tom Petty and many more.

8:00 PM – David Bowie: Serious Moonlight showcases Bowie at the height of his powers on the 1983 Serious Moonlight tour, supporting the release of his new album, Let’s Dance in Vancouver, BC.

9:30 PM – And closer to our region – Syracuse’s Carrier Dome was the site of Prince and the Revolution: the Purple Rain Tour, which was beamed to millions via satellite in March 1985. This Grammy-nominated film has gone down in history as one of the most iconic live recordings in pop and rock history.

Don’t miss this incredible lineup of powerful concert performances – only on WPBS.


About WPBS
WPBS is a PBS station serving approximately 650,000 households throughout Northern New York and Eastern Ontario via cable, satellite, Internet and over-the-air distribution. WPBS is a non-profit organization whose mission is to educate, inform, and engage its two-nation region with exceptional and trusted content across multiple platforms. Its vision is to be the premier provider of extraordinary public media that instills wonder and curiosity across generations and borders.

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