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‘American Pie’ singer Don McLean headlining at The Birchmere next month

Don McLean tour promotional (image via Don McLean/Facebook)

In not so long from now

At a local Birchmere

Don McLean will be performing live…

Musician Don McLean is celebrating the 50th anniversary of his hit song American Pie with a tour coming to Alexandria.

McLean is scheduled to perform at The Birchmere (3701 Mount Vernon Avenue) on Friday, July 21.

Tickets are $69.50.

McLean isn’t the only classic American rock musician heading to the Birchmere: America is playing this weekend, but tickets are already sold out.

Meanwhile on August 21, funk band War — most known for “Low Rider” and “Why Can’t We Be Friends” is also heading to the Birchmere. Tickets are $79.50.

Just two days later, on August 23, singer-songwriter Steve Earle is performing at the Birchmere. Tickets are $65.

Finally, for ALXnow’s fellow video game fans, Portal musician Jonathan Coulton is performing on Sept. 13. Tickets are $39.50.

The Birchmere’s full calendar for the next few months is available online.

Image via Don McLean/Facebook

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