Part of the Americana Music Festival & Conference. With Blackie & The Rodeo Kings, Great American Taxi, Ryan Tanner, and Orbo & The Long Shots Chris Altmann 8pm
ORBO & The Longshots ORBO & The Longshots Buster's Billiards & Backroom 10/14/2011 09:00 PM EDT $7.00 - $10.00 buy tickets Venue Information Buster's Billiards & Backroom Lexington Distillery District 899 Manchester St Lexington, KY 40507 http://bustersbb.com/
8:30 PM / 8:00 doors www.uncleslaytons.com Norway's ORBO & THE LONGSHOTS was established in the year 2000 and awarded the Norwegian Grammy, “Spellemann” in 2008 for their High Roller release and they've a new live album in the works. ORBO are the initials of front man Ole Reinert Berg-Olsen, and with him on stage are Ine Tumyr, Reidar Opdal, Paul Inge Vikingstad and Stian Tumyr. Together they make one of the hardest working live bands in Norway. After ten years of endless driving, wet asphalt and a tour bus on high octane, this band has learned their craft the hard way. ORBO & The Longshots has recorded their albums all over the west from the mountains of Norway to legendary Sun Studio, Memphis, TN. They'll soon celebrate 1000 live shows, including support for Lynyrd Skynyrd, Little Feat, The Fabulous Thunderbirds and Delbert McClinton…and they count The Heartbreakers among their many fans. "Killer tunes, kick-ass vocals and great lyrics. Not forced or plastic. It rocks. Big time.“ ~Americana, UK
Label: ORBO MUSIC
Manager: Steele Mgmt USA - MK Mgmt NORWAY
Bio: ORBO & The Longshots is a European rock & roll band from Norway. The band was established in the year 2000 by singer, songwriter, guitarist and producer Ole Reinert Berg-Olsen aka ORBO.
To date, the band has released 5 albums, and won the Norwegian equivalent to the American Grammy Award, Spelle...See Full Bio