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Janis Ian concert sold out
Janis Ian concert sold out

Carrollwood, Florida -  Three-time GRAMMY Award Winner, Janis Ian will perform to a sold out audience at the Carrollwood Cultural Center on Thursday, May 2 at 8pm. T

The singer/songwriter, best known for Society's Child and At Seventeen, won a GRAMMY earlier this year in the category of Best Spoken Word Album for her autobiography, Society's Child

Her May concert will be her first appearance at the Center.

In addition to earning her third GRAMMY earlier this year, Ian won in the categories of Best Pop Female Vocalist for At Seventeen and Best Engineered Recording for Between the Lines in 1975. In 2002, At Seventeen and Society's Child were both elected into the GRAMMY Hall of Fame.

Ian will perform to an intimate crowd of 200 people on May 2. Opening for Ian is newcomer Diana Jones who released her third album, High Atmosphere, in 2011.

"We are quite pleased and grateful Ms. Ian chose the Carrollwood Cultural Center as one of her stops on her Florida tour," said Carrollwood Cultural Center Artistic Director Richard Haerther. "We are also excited for our audience because we think this will be a concert they will be talking about for a long time."

For more information about upcoming events and ticket information, visit CarrollwoodCenter.org, call (813) 269-1310, or visit the Center at 4537 Lowell Road in Tampa.

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