Boston, the pop-rock band behind hits such as “More Than a Feeling,” will perform in Baton Rouge this summer.

The band will play at the River Center on Thursday, Aug. 4. Tickets go on sale Friday, March 4 at the River Center box office, all Ticketmaster outlets, and

The band is currently celebrating its 40th anniversary. In 1976, Boston released its self-titled album, which has sold more than 17 million copies to date. The album features the hits “More Than a Feeling,” “Peace of Mind,” and “Smokin’.”

The tour will kick off in April in Hollywood, Florida and end in Boston at the Wang Theater.

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