One of America's greatest classic rock bands, REO SPEEDWAGON, makes their debut appearance at the historic Lerner Theatre. In terms of record sales, radio airplay and touring ticket sales worldwide, REO Speedwagon is the most popular rock band to ever play The Lerner. Formed by college students in 1967, REO began by playing fraternity parties in Champaign and Urbana Illinios. The 1980 release "Hi Infidelity" remains one of the all time best selling rock albums in history. REO hits include "Can't Fight This Feeling Anymore", "Keep On Lovin' You", "Roll With The Changes", "157 Riverside Avenue" and "Take It On The Run".