Bio: I am a freelance Frederick, Maryland based keyboard player fluent in a variety of styles including blues, rock, country, jazz, R&B and reggae. Although my main focus is piano and organ, I can also embellish with strings, horns and synth and I can sing lead and backup vocals. I am a quick study ... See Full BioMore Info
Saturday, August 30th, Fast Eddie and the Slowpokes return to Carpenter Street Saloon in historic St. Michaels, MD. Carpenter Street Saloon is the first commercial structure in St. Michaels, dating back to 1887. It was originally a pharmacy, selling everything from medicine to liquor. In 1976 it became Carpenter Street Saloon, and has been serving food and spirits ever since. They offer sandwiches, burgers, salads, steaks, seafood and a nice variety of appetizers in a friendly, casual atmosphere. The address is 113 South Talbot Street, St. Michaels, MD. The phone number is 410-745-5111. The music starts at 9:30.
Sunday, August 31st, D'Vibe and Conga wind up their summer series at The Big Owl Tiki Bar in Grasonville, MD. The band features Herbie "The Love Bug" Wheatley on vocals and blowy and bangy things, Keith "MacDaddy Tonight" McNamee on bass, the loverly Jess McQuay on drums and vocals, and the multi-tacular Jeff Calder on guitar, vocals and other bangy things. D'Vibe & Conga bring their own blend of freestyle Reggae/Rock to the stage and are always most entertaining. Their music can best be described as "Bongo Jazz". They play their own original tunes along with your favorites from the likes of Steely Dan, Jethro Tull, and Van Morrison. The Big Owl is a friendly little dock bar with island decor, Key West ambiance, the best sunsets around, and surrounded by the water of the Kent Narrows. Experience the "Big Owl Grill" menu as you sip your ice cold drinks. Nothing fancy, no fine china... just good eat'n with a nice island breeze. Stop in and say "hi" to Big Al! The show starts at 3:00 pm and there is no cover charge. The address is 3015 Kent Narrow Way S., Grasonville, MD. The phone number for Big Owl's is (410) 827-6523.
Every Monday night, the stripped down version of Capital Blues Ensemble preforms in the Basin Street Lounge at the Two Nineteen Restaurant in Historic Old Town Alexandria, Virginia. Come on out and sip your favorite adult beverage while enjoying some great old school dance grooves, all swung hard and fast or smoothed with jazz finesse, combining steel strings, wooden sticks, brass, reeds, red hot tubes, ebony and ivory, and stories of sex, love, death, revenge, lost hearts, lost lives and lost money. Everyone can relate, everyone can get into it. Everyone should! The line-up for Mondays usually includes Johnny V. guitar and vocal, Paul Mastradone on guitar and vocal, Neal Herron on harp, Bill Carey on bass and vocal, Art McKinney on drums, and Dave Gorozdos on keyboards and vocal. Since 1979, the Basin Street Lounge at the 219 Restaurant has been providing great blues and jazz entertainment. They specialize in New Orleans style French-Creole food combined with Southern hospitality. With a huge whiskey list and a carefully gathered cigar selection, this is one of the most elegant and cozy cigar lounges in town.
Tuesday, September 2nd, join Fast Eddie and the Slowpokes as we begin a series of first Tuesday shows at Baltimore's famous Cat's Eye Pub. Cat's Eye Pub is located in historic Fell's Point, a waterfront community dating back to the 1700s. The place has a character all it's own with that Fells Point dive bar feel. They've got a great beer selection and plenty of atmosphere. The address is 1730 Thames Street, Baltimore, MD. The phone number is 410-276-9866. The music starts at 9:30 pm.