John Ford Coley and Stephen Bishop



Franklin Theatre Fri, Jun 5, 2015 8:00 PM
$37.50 • $42.50 • $47.50


Friday, June 5th, 2015. John Ford Coley is a singer, classically trained pianist, guitarist, actor, and author but mostly known for his partnership in a musical duo along with England Dan who died in 2009.

Together they eleven albums and nine singles - best known is their 1976 single, "I'd Really Love to See You Tonight" - #2 pop hit and #1 "Adult Contemporary" also receiving a Grammy nomination. A few other big hits include "Nights Are Forever Without You", "It's Sad To Belong", "We'll Never Have To Say Goodbye Again" and "Love Is The Answer."

Stephen Bishop, singer/songwriter/guitarist had a major hit in 1977 with the song “On and On”; his other hits include “Save It for a Rainy Day,” “Everybody Needs Love,” and “It Might Be You,” the theme from the movie "Tootsie." He has also performed many movie themes, including the theme from National Lampoon’s "Animal House" where he also had a cameo role as the aspiring folksinger whose guitar is smashed by John Belushi. Bishop also appeared in "The Blues Brothers," as the charming trooper who breaks his watch during the mall chase. 

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