Purplive sends its musical voyage bringing ‘The Show – A Tribute to Abba’ to Goa on May 6, 2017 at the Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Indoor Stadium, with the greatest hits songs like Waterloo, SOS, Mamma Mia, Dancing Queen, Money Money Money, Knowing Me Knowing You, sprinkled with several surprises from ABBA’s massive song catalogue.
Purplive curates live concerts that capture the aura, magic and mystique of a bygone era and takes fans on a nostalgic trip down memory lane with sensational music, spectacular performances, brilliant sound and light. And The Show – A Tribute to ABBA promises to be an electrifying evening with nostalgic ABBA fans reliving the golden era. ABBA has deserved its place in music history and today 45 years after their breakthrough their music still lives and grows with more than 2 million records sold every year.
The Show was created in 2001 and with its 16 year run of worldwide success, it has seen more than 600 concerts in 38 countries. The music is played by the Swedish band Waterloo and backed by The National Symphony Orchestra of London directed by musical director Matthew Freeman. The singers have a specific accent that recreates the authentic ABBA sound. To further add that original touch several of the original ABBA musicians appear as guest performers in The Show.
Audiences in Goa can look forward to the sax player Ulf Andersson who toured with the original ABBA and co-wrote the musical composition for the hit song ‘I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do’ with original ABBA member Benny Anderson. The show will be a completely seated event and will begin with the Goan flavour of The Syndicate Band.
All the proceeds from ‘The Show – A Tribute to ABBA’ will go to Purple Care, a charitable trust that will utilise the funds to financially empower the underprivileged sections of society in the field of education and healthcare.
(For tickets log on to http://www.theshow-a-tribute-to-abba.com)