Luther College Student Activities Council presents Love and Theft and Gloriana Sept. 27

Top country bands Love and Theft and Gloriana will take the stage at Luther College Saturday, Sept. 27 in the Regents Center. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the concert begins at 7.

The concert will open with a performance by CMT award-nominated country duo Love and Theft. Celebrated for their distinctive style and sparkling harmonies, the band debuted with the single "Runaway" in 2009 and have since earned Platinum certification and a number one position on the U.S. country charts with "Angel Eyes," the first single off their self-titled album.

Widely known for their beautiful harmonies and lyrical conversations, Gloriana will follow with their own performance. Composed of Rachel Reinert and brothers Tom and Mike Gossi, the critically acclaimed trio debuted in 2009 with the single "Wild at Heart." They have charted with a number of Top 40 country hits and toured with acts such as Taylor Swift, Rascal Flatts and Sheryl Crow.

Tickets for the performance are $30 and will go on sale Thursday, Sept. 11. They can be purchased by calling the Ticket Office at (563) 387-1357; or by visiting the Luther Ticket Office, open Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 9-10:30 a.m. and 11a.m.-3 p.m.; and Tuesday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., with extended hours on Thursdays, 9 a.m.-7 p.m.

The performance is sponsored by the Student Activities Council Concerts committee.

A national liberal arts college with an enrollment of 2,500, Luther offers an academic curriculum that leads to the bachelor of arts degree in more than 60 majors and pre-professional programs. For more information about Luther visit the college's website: http://www.luther.edu. For a map of the college and parking information see: http://www.luther.edu/campus/map/.