with Professor Louie & The Crowmatix Opening
March 2, 2012 Palace Theater
2384 James St.
Syracuse, NY 13206
BAYOU DANCE MUSIC - A ZYDECO LEGEND!!
"Buckwheat leads one of the best party bands in America; he can pump out zydeco two-beats or shift into rolling 12-bar blues, steaming all the way."
- The New York Times
Woodstock, NY's Grammy Nominated Professor Louie & The Crowmatix came into existence preparing songs for Aaron Professor Louie
Hurwitz' studio productions for the Rock'n'Roll Hall of Fame group The Band.
A portion of the proceeds benefited West and Southside P.E.A.C.E., Inc.
For special VIP tickets, call Tom Honan at 315.263.2254
Be sure to listen to Power 620 am and Y94-fm in Syracuse!
SongStage: A Live Music Series and our Distinguished Artist Alumni List
Catherine Cummings Theatre
Live Space Entertainment and Cazenovia
College are excited to present a very special and unique live music
series at the Catherine Cummings Theater on Linklaen Street in beautiful downtown Cazenovia, NY entitled "SongStage".
The series presents national touring acts with loyal
followings from decades of touring with the occasional radio
hit, or TV/film soundtrack contribution. And frequently, the
best talent in Central New York is featured in the coveted "opening
slot". Audiences can expect great music of all different styles
and genres, with some surprises.
"Although we are starting with some acoustic shows, stay tuned, we
will be producing some eclectic concerts, from R&B to children's
programs and everything in between" says Tom Honan, Executive Producer
of Live Space Entertainment. "The series will have a community
feel to them," Honan says, "in fact we have partnered with Caz Cares, a
local food pantry. We are encouraging fans to bring canned goods
and non-perishable foods to all of the shows."
"The SongStage series will be a wonderful opportunity for Catherine
Cummings Theatre to be a major venue for national, regional and local
artists," says Colleen Prossner, theatre director. "We see great
benefits for Cazenovia College and for Central New York," she said.
The series kicked off on Saturday, March 12th with Paul
Barrere and Fred Tackett the two guitarists from Little Feat ("Dixie
Chicken") and local roots'n'rags guitarist Colin Aberdeen.
The following week on March 18th, SongStage presented John Ford
Coley of the legendary '70s duo England Dan and John Ford Coley ("I'd
really Love to See You Tonight," "Nights are Forever Without You") with
special guest Paul Davie. On May 20th, SongStage presented
the ever popular Livingston Taylor, with local songsmith Dusty Pas'cal
as the the opener. June 2011 brought in one of The Faces ("Stay
With Me", "I'm Losing You") legendary rock keyboardist Ian McLagan
with his duo partner (and Syracuse 'native face') Jon Notarthomas.
For information about the SongStage Live Music Series, call Tom
Honan at Live Space Entertainment at 315-263-2254 or e-mail
at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also visit www.cazenoviacollege.edu
Paul Barrere and Fred Tackett, the guitarists of Little Feat
Artist website: www.paulandfred.net.
About: Paul Barrere and Fred Tackett, the two guitarists form the
legendary Little Feat can't seem to get enough of each other. They
first played together on the album "Dixie Chicken" some twenty-five
years ago and since then have recorded and toured together or
individually with Little Feat and many others. A short list of
artists they have worked with include Bonnie Raitt, Bob Dylan, Taj
Mahal, Tom Waits, Dionne Farris, and the Wallflowers.
When they are not touring with Feat, they like to unplug and share a laid back evening of Little Feat hits and much more.
John Ford Coley with special guest Paul Davie
Artist websites: www.johnfordcoley.com and www.fabfivepaul.com
Most revered as half of the GRAMMY nominated 70's pop duo England
Dan and John Ford Coley, John has kept up a busy touring schedule as a
solo artist since the untimely death of England Dan Seals, performing
hits from their multi-platinum and gold records as well as new songs
audiences have come to embrace. Over the years John has worked
with a wide variety of artists, everyone from Eddy Money to Vince
Gill. Many others include Loggins and Messina, Gordon Lightfoot,
Elton John and Carole King.
John and/or his music have also appeared often on television shows
such as The Tonight Show, Cold Case, and the Midnight Special.
Local 60's & 70's musician who recently toured with
members of The Hollies and Badfinger - Paul Davie, opened the
Livingston Taylor with special guest Dusty Pascal
Artist websites: www.livingstontaylor.com and www.dustypascal.com
If there is one common element to Redbone's diverse music it's his mastery
of his acoustic guitar. It's easy to get lost in his stage exploits
(which often gravitate between vaudeville and performance art) and
overlook what a truly fine player he is-fingerpicking with a ragtime
bounce or jumping between chords with the grace of a card shark, making
it look so effortless it can often be deceiving.
For more on this artist...one that could never have a label slapped upon him...visit the official website - www.leonredbone.com