Starship featuring Mickey Thomas will perform on Saturday, Aug. 10 at the CFSB Center on the campus of Murray State University.

Thomas will headline the performance.

The show will start at 7 p.m. with doors opening at 6 p.m.

Tickets will include seating options ranging from $25 to $35, with additional fees applying via Ticketmaster.

Tickets can be purchased online at or by calling 800-745-3000. Guests may also visit the CFSB Center Ticket Office located at 1401 State Route 121 North in Murray, Lower A Entrance.

In 1985, Starship released the album that would come to define the 1980s, Knee Deep in the Hoopla. Featuring two Number One hits, We Built this City and Sara, the album reached Number Seven on Billboard and went platinum.

Starship followed up their initial success with another Number One single, Nothing Gonna Stop Us Now, which received an Oscar nomination after being featured on the soundtrack for the film Mannequin.

As Starship continued to reach the top of the charts, MTV infiltrated pop culture and the band released videos for all of their hits that are still popular today.

"We are excited to welcome Starship featuring Mickey Thomas to the CFSB Center," said CFSB Center Operations Supervisor Ryan Smart. "This is another great opportunity for guests from all around to see one of the legends in the music industry perform here. For decades, Starship featuring Mickey Thomas has performed on some of the biggest stages and venues all over the world. We are honored to host them this summer."

Thomas made his mark in 1976 as lead vocalist on the mega-hit Fooled Around and Fell in Love with The Elvin Bishop Band.

In 1979, Thomas joined Jefferson Starship as lead vocalist after the departure of Grace Slick and Marty Balin. Backed by the power of Thomas' vocals, Jefferson Starship immediately scored a number one hit with Jane.

With this new sound and new vocals, the group was renamed Starship and continued to record a string of hits including No Way Out.

Other top hits include Find Your Way Back, Stranger, Laying It on the Line and Not Over (Til It Over), which became Major League Baseball's theme in 1987.

Moreover, every Starship album released since 1979 has gone gold, platinum or multi-platinum.

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