Bruce Hornsby and the Noisemakers Return to H-SC

October 05, 2012

Hornsby PosterThe College Activities Council of Hampden-Sydney College is proud to present Bruce Hornsby and the Noisemakers to play for the annual Homecoming Concert on October 12, 2012, at 8:00 p.m.

Bruce Hornsby, a Grammy award winning legend, is breaking from a nationwide tour to play at Hampden-Sydney College, where he last performed in 2004. Over the last two decades, Hornsby packs venues with his creative improvisations and spontaneity.

The concert will be held at Lagoon Field and tickets are priced at $20. To purchase your ticket now, call 800-594-8499 or

About Bruce Hornsby:

Hornsby, a native of Virginia, draws from jazz, bluegrass, rock, and jam band traditions in his song writing which won him three Grammys including Best New Artist Grammy in 1987 with Bruce Hornsby and the Range, Best Bluegrass Recording Grammy in 1990, and Best Pop Instrumental Grammy in 1993.  Bruce has also found success on the charts with two albums peaking in the top 5 and numerous hits in the Billboard Top 10.  Not only has Bruce experienced success on his own, but his hit, The Way It Is, was sampled by Hip-Hop artist Tupac Shakur and he was a regular with The Grateful Dead from 1990-1992 playing over a hundred shows with them before 1995.