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Second British Invasion
The British Invasion was, quite simply,
one of the biggest turning points in popular music history.
The phenomenon involved the virtual domination of AM
radio and the record industry in the United States by
British artists, particularly the groups who had proved
adept at recycling the American rhythm and blues and
rockabilly songs of the 1950s. Liverpool became the
first hotbed of the so-called “beat boom.”
With the launch of “Merseybeat,” so named
for the estuary that runs alongside Liverpool. Rock
These charming invaders had borrowed
(often literally) American rock music and returned it—restyled
and refreshed—to a generation largely ignorant
of its historical and racial origins. In April 1966
Time magazine effectively raised the white flag with
a cover story on “London: The Swinging City.”
Peace quickly followed; by the pivotal year 1967 a proliferation
of English and American bands were equal partners in
one international rock culture.
Francisco - Summer Of Love
The Summer of Love was a social phenomenon
that occurred during the summer of 1967, when as many
as 100,000 people converged in the Haight-Ashbury neighborhood
of San Francisco. Although hippies also gathered in
major cities across the U.S., Canada and Europe, San
Francisco remained the epicenter of the social earthquake
that would come to be known as the Hippie Revolution.
Like its sister enclave of Greenwich Village, the city
became even more of a melting pot of politics and phenomenal
This music is
legendary and is a huge piece of world culture having
a distinct sound of it's own that resonated to millions.
This was the sound of a new generation, taking control
as a season of discovery made it's presence felt from
San Francisco to Carnaby Street. Take a trip back in
time and experience the sounds of this unique Californian
phenomenon that spread the love and good times round
the globe to this day. Peace, Love, Happiness and a
whole lot of groovy GREAT music never go out of style!
Blues - And So Much More
Chicago blues was one of the most significant
influences on modern rock music. Chuck Berry originally
signed with Chess records—one of the most significant
Chicago blues record labels. Berry met and was influenced
by Muddy Waters in Chicago and Waters suggested he audition
for Chess. Willie Dixon and other blues musicians played
on some of Berry's early records.
Although The Beatles were not significantly
influenced by Chicago blues music, later British invasion
bands and artists such as The Rolling Stones, The Yardbirds,
The Jimi Hendrix Experience, Cream, and many more were
all influenced by Chicago blues musicians such as Big
Bill Broonzy, Son House, Willie Dixon, Muddy Waters,
and Howlin' Wolf. Don't expect a night of sad songs..
This music is a true celebration of life and will make
you feel good and forget all about all your troubles
at least for a little while.
Soul Of Motown - Detroit /
The Motor City
During the 1960s, Motown achieved spectacular success
for a small record company: 79 records in the Top Ten
of the Billboard Hot 100 record chart between 1960 and
1969. The sounds of Motown virtually dominated the charts
during the late 60's. With countless hits and a legacy
that has endured over time, this is truly feel good
music for all ages that will provide pure entertainment
with it's catalog of classic sounds.
Trace the influence
of soul on rock and how this left it's mark on the British
Invasion as well as today's chart toppers. Don't forget
Detroit is also home to some great rock and roll as
well. With a gritty urban sound that also left it's
mark on the music world, you will surely find out that
the soul carried over into the rock for a special blend
that has an appeal unique to the Motor City alone! Often
imitated but the music does the talking and stands the
test of time forever.
Pot - Welcome to The Cresent City
No place in the world has quite the
heritage and musical history as New Orleans. Also called
the Big Easy, for it's laid back and funky style of
music that has a instantly identifiable sound all it's
own. Everything that comes out of this Bayou stewpot
has that special spice of influences ranging from zydeco
to down home blues.
Spanning a legacy of iconic artists for the last century,
the Crescent City sound has become known for it's foot
tapping beats and emphasis on the celebration of life
throughout the good times and the bad. Come and smell
what we have cooking and get a taste for the sounds
that are truly a blend of the culture that has made
this city strong through tragedy and joy. Keeping true
to a heritage that has spanned generations, heard in
the music of superstar artists from all over the world,
this sound is loved by fans and never stops. Pour yourself
a Hurricane drink, grab a bucket of Crawfish and get
ready to get your voodoo on and set your cares aside.
- Home Of Rock & Soul / At The Crossroads
Memphis Tennessee is
the birthplace of rock and roll. Memphis Minnie, Elvis.
BB King as well as the sounds of the Stax studio hits
have made this town a Mecca for music fans from all
corners of the globe. Standing at the crossroads, legend
has it the great bluesmen sold their souls to the devil
in return for the musical gifts that they went on to
share with the world.
Just as well known
as it's BBQ sauces are the hot, juicy sounds drifting
out to the air as you take a walk down legendary Beale
Street. Fill your soul with the sounds of this legendary
city that has left it's unmistakable impact in our hearts
and the souls of the music world forever. A timeless
gift from the heart of America, let the good times roll
forever baby... and keep the music alive.
Tennessee - Music City
This isn't your daddy's country slowly
rolling like a lonely tumbleweed down the street. No
Sir! Get ready for music that's as wild as an untamed
cyclone and as smooth as homemade Tennessee moonshine
rolling off your tongue. Today's modern country sound
has exploded onto the charts with a raucous wild abandon
that has won over a whole new generation of younger
listeners looking for the edge, often surprisingly missing
in today's sterile pop artists.
This show focuses on both male and female artists and
crosses over a broad range of performers for a complete
look at today's country. Be assured this show is NOT
strictly for country fans, but will also please the
rockers and blues fans as well with an edge that will
show where this pure sound has crossed over into all
types of music. Break out your cowboy boots, but get
ready to rock a lot too!
York City - Back In The Groove
Take a walk on the wild side on a hot
date with the New York City sounds and grooves, It's
music and legacy is as big as the city itself. Bite
yourself off a big piece of the Big Apple and get back
into that NY groove. Come with us and take a walk on
the wild side. There is a reason they call this the
city that never sleeps.
The home of some of the finest songwriters
in music, from the 50's to CBGB's you can bet that New
Yorkers do not settle for anything less than being #1.
Known for a tough big city sound as well as dance clubs,
folk artists and punk rock this city stays strong in
the music and heart of rock and roll that beats each
and every day. The next best thing to a trip to the
city. This show will put you back in the middle of a
real music jam instead of a traffic jam and save you
the gas and parking!
Sweetheart - The Pride Of The South
has left a legacy and became as distinctive as a style
as any around. A blend of country, rock, blues and folk,
you will always find this music real and played from
the heart. Although associated with the south this distinct
style of music can be felt in all corners of the map,
bringing it's down home rootsy impact across cultures
and styles round the world.
For over four
decades this sound has been a favorite of all ages and
music fans throughout the world. This is a truely American
sound often copied by the British bands with what we
like to call a 'Southern British' sound. It's profound
influence can be reflected across the Pond as well with
a respect to the roots that keep the pride of Dixie
passing down through today's fans and many generations
Lone Star State - Texas Outlaws & Rebels
music influence is as large as the state itself. No
matter Country, Blues or Rock everything coming out
of Texas has a little more grit on it and a distinct
flavor all its own. The lone star state has been home
to some of the biggest stars and will cook ya up a big
ol' plate of smokin hot galloping Texas sounds.
saddle up and take a ride for a fun filled show that
will give you a new perspective on how Texas left its
brand on music. You may be surprised and how much impact
this has had on the sounds you have grown to love and
hear every day. From ZZ Top to Willie Nelson... Let's
have a big ol' "T" for Texas as we giddy up
and lasso this state's heart and passion!
In The USA - Red, White & Blues
Mixing a little of a
taste of the various themed shows, this is a sure win
that will be sure to excite all types of music lovers
and make you remember why American music is loved and
has influenced worldwide artists and fans for decades.
America is the birthplace of the Blues, Country, Rockabilly,
Soul and Funk. All of this and more can be heard as
the band digs into some deep cuts of the artistists
and songwriters that have kept the U.S. rockin and imitated.
This is the REAL deal!
There is a reason this
music is copied all over the world. Because it is real
and lasting. Get your fill of good ol' Americana delivered
first class right to your ears and eyes. Let us take
a piece of all the other great Americana shows and roll
them all together to give you a big ol' piece of that
Uncle Sam's apple pie, Rock n Roll, Soul, Blues and
great music all night long.
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