Alliant Energy Powerhouse


Location: Alliant Energy Power House
Time: 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
370 1st Ave SE
Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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Date: Friday, August 13 2021

EVENT UPDATE | Blue Oyster Cult - originally scheduled for Tuesday, December 29th - has been rescheduled for Friday, August 13th. Ticket holders should hold onto their original tickets as they will be valid for the new date. Questions can be directed to the PowerHouse Ticket Office by January 18th.

With special guests Damon Johnson & the Get Ready.

For over four decades, Blue Öyster Cult has been thrilling fans of intelligent hard rock worldwide with powerful albums loaded with classic songs. Indeed, the Long Island, NY-­‐based band is revered within the hard rock and heavy metal scene for its pioneering work. Blue Öyster Cult occupies a unique place in rock history because it's one of very few hard rock/heavy metal bands to earn both genuine mainstream critical acclaim as well as commercial success.

Upon the release of BÖC's self-­‐titled debut album in 1972, the band was praised for its catchy-­‐yet-­‐heavy music and lyrics that could be provocative, terrifying, funny or ambiguous, often all in the same song. BÖC's canon includes three stone-­‐cold classic songs that will waft through the cosmos long after the sun has burned out: The truly haunting "(Don't Fear) The Reaper" from 1976's Agents of Fortune, the pummeling "Godzilla" from 1977's Spectres and the hypnotically melodic "Burnin' for You" from1981's Fire of Unknown Origin. Other notable BÖC songs include "Cities on Flame with Rock and Roll," "Then Came the Last Days of May," "I Love the Night," "In Thee,""Veteran of the Psychic Wars," "Dominance and Submission," "Astronomy," "Black Blade" and "Shooting Shark."

This socially-distanced event will be sold in pods of 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 - guests must purchase all tickets in a selected pod.

We highly encourage all guests to read through our Return to Live page prior to coming out to an event.