An all-day and night celebration of Millard Valera's life with many bands, food, drink, raffle and a level of camaraderie unique to the Poet.
In the Atrium
That's right, Skinny Ricky & The Casual Encounters made a record and you can buy that shit if you come to the FREE show. Special guest Casey Frazier.
Sounds Like: DeRobert & The Half-Truths, Eli Paperboy Reed and the True Loves, Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings
Label: Soul & Country Records
Bio: We're a classic soul group with great material and a kick ass lineup. Eight strong, three female backup singers and a killer rhythm section. Shows this year. Cheers.
“I get the sense that Ricky is a machine or subroutine whose only function is to prove that he is the master at every genre and a peerless engineer. Even when he includes my personal kryptonite 'cold as ice' because it's just that good. I, for one, welcome our new robotic overlord and look forward to his beneficent reign.”