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'ROCKSTAR' is Kelley Huf (Vocals), Joe Napier (Guitars), Randy Caravella (drums), James Glenn (Bass), Michael Lafferty (Keyboards).

Detroit's Premier 80's Tribute Hair Band
Rocked The Prime To The Ground!

This Venue is HOT!

November 23, 2008       1 Comments
By: Julie McCallum, Entertainment Editor

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The band 'ROCKSTAR' - Detroit's Premier 80's Tribute Hair Band rocked out the Prime Event Center on Friday, November 21, 2008.

It was a night full of excitement and high energy entertainment. Hundreds of 80's hair band fans gathered as the tribute band transformed us back to our youth with all the Hair Metal Hits of the 80's from bands including, Poison, Ratt, Bon Jovi, Guns & Roses, Journey, Quiet Riot, Def Leppard, Motley Crue, Van Halen and the Scorpions, just to name a few.

The Prime Event Center shines for concerts with an incredible light show, unparalleled sound system, and huge stage. The enthusiastic crowd were up and dancing throughout and some even dressed the part with makeup and hairdos we so fondly remembered from our high school days.

Prime Event Center's Stephen Coppler said, "What tremendous crowds for our first few events and the overall response has been "WOW" as many people have never been in the Prime in years, and the entertainment has exceeded our expectations."

Coppler continued, "It is only the beginning, with more events being booked weekly to expand on these first few events. If you haven't been to the Prime, come see a show for yourself as the prices are very affordable and the entertainment gives you more than your money's worth!"

(Above) Tommy Lee look alike, Rockstar's drummer Randy Caravella. (MyBayCity Photo by Julie McCallum)


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(Above) GIRLS GIRLS GIRLS! (MyBayCity Photos)



(Above) Borks! It took Dick Bork all night to get his 80's outfit ready.
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(Above) Randy Caravella poses for MyBayCity cameras! (MyBayCity Photo by Julie McCallum)


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(Above) Checking out the scene from the VIP room Zaluchas meet up with Finn.
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(Above) Drew Brady and friend were up front and close for the 80's action.
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(Above) (Okay . . . Who kept taking pictures of the drummer . . . .?)



(Above) Guest singer (R), sang along to a Poison song!

The Prime's not stopping there, the entertainment continues, next up at the event center:

  • Wednesday, November 26th at 8 pm - BIGGEST BAR NIGHT OF THE YEAR featuring Soul Xpress and the KMJ Band. Soul Xpress is a 7 piece funk/soul/blues/jazz band that keeps people on the dance floor. Tickets only $5.00 in advance. www.soulxpress.net


  • Friday, December 12th at 8 pm Mas Caliente De Saginaw CD Release and Holiday Party. Saginaw's best band since 1979, mixing old school with the new to create a magical sound. www.myspace.com/mascalienteband Tickets $8.00 in advance/$10.00 at door.


  • Saturday, December 13th at 8 pm - AC/DC Tribute Band - HELLS BELLS. Ten years on tour! Feel the power, the thunder of AC/DC. Rolling Stone Magazine calls them one of the best tribute bands on earth. Tickets only $8.00 in advance/$10.00 at door. www.hellsbellsrocks.com


  • Tickets for all shows on sale at Hooters of Bay City, www.etix.com, charge at 1-800-514-ETIX or remaining seats at the door nights of event.



    THIS VENUE IS HOT! If you haven't been to the Prime Event Center, it is a Must See Venue.

    The Prime Event Center is located at 1201 Washington Avenue - Downtown Bay City inside what was once the Empire Theatre, Empire Club, and Club Empire. The venue features 3 full service bars, great food, a 20 person VIP Suite available for all events, and a 75 person private VIP Balcony to oversee the entire establishment.



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