Two of the four founding members of this British glam rock band (vocalist Brian Connelly and drummer Mick Tucker) are no longer with us. But the group, led by original bassist Steve Priest, continues to tour. For rock fans of a certain vintage, Sweet will always hold a special place in their hearts for the 1974 album Desolation Boulevard which really put the band on the map in North America.
Tonight, Sweet is in town to play a show at the Casino Regina Lounge. Doors are at 8 p.m., and tickets are $30, $35. And to rekindle a few memories for those who might be going here’s vintage video of Sweet performing “Fox on the Run”: