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Member Tips

Chuck & Terry.D
It ranged from shorts to formal wear, there was no staple.
info Jun 21 2009 star this tip starred
Chuck & Terry.D
You were not sure if you could park in the school
info Jun 21 2009 star this tip starred
Chuck & Terry.D
It ranged from shorts, to formal wear. No guidelines.
info Jun 21 2009 star this tip starred
Chuck & Terry.D
Lot without being towed?
info Jun 21 2009 star this tip starred
Chuck & Terry.D
Very limited, again a poor venue.
info Jun 21 2009 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

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4.3 average rating
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6 events
4 reviews
2 stars
attended Jun 20 2009

We LOVED this event, we LOVE Goldstar.

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2 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Jun 20 2009

Whole lot of fun. Sign along, clap along and sway along. The entire band was great and the sound was excellent.

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1 events
1 review
1 stars
attended Jun 20 2009

Right preformer, wrong venue. It was like watching and listening to a high school production of a Neil Diamond concert. Glad we only paid half price, some folks in the... continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“Dean Colley is the best Neil Diamond impersonator in the world.” —_Las Vegas Sun Review _

Description

Sequined shirts, and a Las Vegas style band dazzle you with sights and sounds of an actual Neil Diamond concert.

Dean was born and raised in the Los Angeles area of Southern California; he attended the University of Southern California as a pre-med student in the late 1970’s and early 1980’s, while working as an Emergency Room Technician. However, Dean’s true passion was writing, singing and performing. And so the story goes.

Dean Colley sang and played guitar in a variety of rock & roll bands for 20+ years. The “Hot August Night!” concept, and the incentive to move in a new direction, were the product of two catalysts: First, a litany of comments on Dean’s resemblance to Neil Diamond, including a strong baritone like Diamond: Secondly, a piece of advice from a concert promoter who had watched Dean develop as an artist for several years. “You should do a Neil Diamond tribute!”

Dean assembled an initial 30 plus song set of Diamond classics, auditioned band members, and then plunged headfirst into rehearsals. Hot August Night! Introduced itself to the general public in 1998, during a self-produced concert at the Ontario Convention Center, Ontario California. 500 people witnessed the first 2 hour show Dean ever performed, which was recorded, mixed, and used as a promotional CD.

Hot August Night! A Tribute to Neil Diamond starring Dean Colley has since performed in Las Vegas, Reno, and Laughlin Nevada, Oregon, and through out Southern California at local fairs, clubs, casinos, concerts in the park, and fundraisers.