Born to be Wild Tour

TYLER — Rock band Steppenwolf is stopping in Tyler on July 27 to perform on their farewell tour, “Born to be Wild.”

The tour will feature Glen Bui on guitars; Mike Setzer on bass; Danny Ironstone on guitar and keyboard; Dennis Mitchell and Danny Wilde on vocals; Bryan Knapp on drums; and Armond Blackwater, Kent Henry and Brett Tuggle, original Steppenwolf players.

Song selections will feature “Magic Carpet,” “Rock With me,” “The Pusher” and blues songs like “Red House.” Country-rock band The Marshall Tucker Band will also be playing.

The show will be at the Oil Palace. Doors open at 7:30 p.m., and the show starts at 8:30 p.m. Tickets start at $25 for general admission, and motorcyclists park for free. For more information, visit

Macon Atkinson is a staff writer for The Paris News. She can be reached at 903-785-6963 or

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