Toyota Oakdale Theatre | Wallingford, Connecticut
The Turtles are back and bringing the Happy Together Tour across North America this summer! The sensational outing that dominated the world over the last decade will make its phenomenal return this 2023. It promises to deliver massive ‘60s and ‘70s hits from the chart-topping band, The Turtles! On Saturday, 29th July 2023, the tour makes its way to the Toyota Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford, Connecticut! The show will feature The Turtles’ original members Howard Kaylan and Mark Volman with their special guests Little Anthony, Gary Puckett and The Union Gap and The Vogues! See the power-packed line-up by scoring your tickets now!
The Turtles are a folk-rock and pop band that emerged in the mid-'60s. The original line-up comprising Kaylan, Volman, Al Nichol, Jim Tucker, Chuck Portz, and Don Murray took over the ‘60s and ‘70s with sensational top 40 hits like “It Ain’t Me Babe,” “You Baby.” “You Showed Me,” and many more. The band released their debut album, It Ain’t Me Babe, in 1965. The album entered the Billboard 200 and peaked at number 35 on Cashbox’s chart. The album spawned several hits, including the title track, “Let Me Be,” and “It Was a Very Good Year. These chart-performing songs landmarked the band’s signature sound.
In 1967, The Turtles released their best-selling album, Happy Together. The album spawned the mega-hit “Happy Together,” which topped both the Billboard Hot 100 and Cashbox charts. The album later spawned a few more hits, “She’d Rather Be With Me,” “The Walking Song,” and “Guide for the Married.”
During the ‘70s, the Turtles dropped three compilations albums, More Golden Hits, Happy Together Again, and The Turles: 1968. The band took a number of hiatuses. In 2010, Kaylan and Voman got together and started touring again as The Turtles. See the sensational band responsible for the massive hit “Happy Together” at the Toyota Oakdale Theatre! Tickets are now available!