Concerts

ZZ Top

In 1984, the ad wizards at the Gillette razor company offered Billy Gibbons and Dusty Hill, lead vocalists of legendary blues-rock band ZZ Top, a million dollars each to shave off their infamously thick, long, awesome beards. Wisely, the men turned the offer down. "We're too ugly without 'em," they demurred. It's true that ZZ Top isn't a band known for being handsome. But thanks to their blockbuster '80s hit album Eliminator, they became known as the cool dudes who always had a bevy of hot chicks around to stroke their beards and ride in their sweet cherry-red hot rod. Not too shabby. If you want to know what's new with the "little ol' band from Texas," it's been steadily crankin' out albums, so expect to hear some newer material amid classics like "Tush," "Cheap Sunglasses," "Tube Snake Boogie," and of course, "Legs."

KEEP NEW TIMES BROWARD-PALM BEACH FREE... Since we started New Times Broward-Palm Beach, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of South Florida, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Patrice Elizabeth Grell Yursik