Falling 'Asleep at the Wheel'

Newton. "Asleep at the Wheel" will bring its 50th anniversary tour to the Newton Theatre on Friday, April 17.

27 Dec 2019 | 01:35

Led by Western Swing legend Ray Benson, Asleep at the Wheel has been a staple of the American roots music scene since 1970.

Asleep At The Wheel: 50th Anniversary Tour performs at The Newton Theatre on Friday, April 17, 2020 at 8 p.m.

The band quickly became known for their top-notch musicianship and unique blend of blues, swing and traditional fiddling. Since the band's formation they have earned 10 Grammy awards, produced 20 studio albums and have had 20 singles on the Billboard country charts.With a mix of seasoned veterans and exciting young musicians in their current line-up, Asleep at the Wheel remains as vibrant and talented as ever. Join us for Asleep At The Wheel 50th Anniversary tour this April at The Newton Theatre.

Tickets can be purchased at The Newton Theatre box office at 219 Spring Street in Newton, NJ; online at www.skypac.org or by calling 973-940-NEWT.