Tommy Bell, Harry Turner and Tony Janflone Sr. formed Marshmellow Steamshovel, a psychedelic rock band, in Pittsburgh back in the 60's. They released only one single on Head Records in 1968 with the songs Mr. Mold and Steamshovel. Sadly Harry Turner passed away, but the surviving original members Tony Janflone Sr., guitar, and Tommy Bell, drums, will reunite with Don Czaplicki on bass and Charlie Barath on harmonica, to play at The Bell Family Jam at The Rex Theater July 25th, with doors opening at 7 pm the music starts at 8 pm. T. Mitchell Bell, Tommy's son, will play with his band The Wandering Coalition. Christopher Bell and Matthew Locy, T. Mitchell's sons will play with their bands The Weathered Road and The Rusty Haywhackers. Shannon Jones, Tommy's granddaughter and daughter of Chere Bell Jones will play with her and her partner Joe Pritchard's band The Recipe. This will prove to be a once in a lifetime all out jam that you don't want to miss.
The Recipe @ The Tavern
The Recipe @ The V Club
Sounds Like: Dave Matthews Band, Fleetwood Mac, ekoostik hookah, Widespread Panic, Phish
Bio: Considering the Recipe has been around for 17 years, it certainly has had its share of ups and downs along the way. The current band's solid line-up has been going strong for 3 years and has recently finished up their new CD. The band has a unique sound that hints subtly to it's yesteryears while...See Full Bio