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The Hit Men — former members of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons and Tommy James & The Shondells performing live at the Paramount

February 10, 2014

The Hit Men will be performing live at the Paramount on Saturday, February 15 at 7:30pm. The Hit Men are former stars of Frankie Valli & The 4 Seasons and other mega-star acts including: Tommy James & The Shondells, Carly Simon, Jim Croce, Cat Stevens, The Critters, Barry Manilow, and Elton John & Kiki Dee. Tickets: Adults $42, Seniors/Students without ID $38, Students with ID $34, Group $35.50 — for more information or to purchase tickets, call 423-274-8920 or go to www.theparamountcenter.com.

This show is not the cast from Jersey Boys. This is not a Jersey Boys tribute show. This is not a Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons cover band. Members of this amazing supergroup of musicians, vocalists, arrangers and composers actually were the Four Seasons who sang with Frankie Valli. They were the Shondells who sang with Tommy James. They are the authentic rock and rollers whose legacy includes hundreds of hit records from the 60s, 70s and 80s!

This brotherhood of musicians relive the magic they created on world stages and in recording studios years ago, bringing audiences a night of mega-hit after mega-hit, after mega-hit — including everyone’s favorite Four Seasons songs like “Oh What a Night”, “Who Loves You”, “Marianne”, “Silence is Golden”, “Big Girls Don’t Cry”, “Rag Doll” and more great tunes made even more famous by Broadway’s Jersey Boys. And they also perform many other memorable solid gold hits that they helped make famous – including “Mony, Mony”, “Hanky Panky”, “Peace Train”, “Bad, Bad Leroy Brown”, “You’re So Vain”, “You Belong To Me”, “Mr. Dieingly Sad” and “Younger Girl”.

During their show, THE HIT MEN also share great back stories and anecdotes from their days in recording studios and on the concert circuit with Frankie, Tommy, Carly, Jim, Cat and Elton; it’s a great look back through rock & roll history from the guys who lived and breathed the experience. The norm at their shows: audiences LOVING the music and the memories, people DANCING in their seats and in the aisles, numerous standing OVATIONS, and long lines of ecstatic fans waiting to have each and every member of THE HIT MEN autograph their CD.