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"Rick's singing has had a tremendous influence on me from 'Big Pink' right up to the present day". - Eric Clapton

Back by popular demand, Grammy Nominated Professor Louie & The Crowmatix with The Woodstock Horns & guests will host a concert honoring the late great Rick Danko, bassist & vocalist from The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Group, The Band, celebrating his music and Birthday. The late Rick Danko is an integral part of the popular music landscape. Rick's contributions have been substantial.

Rick & Professor Louie traveled the world playing concerts & recording and became best friends. Noting Louie's musical talents, Rick gave him the moniker "Professor Louie". In the 90's, Louie performed on and produced 3 CD's for The Band and three solo CD's by Rick Danko. Professor Louie & The Crowmatix became Rick Danko's backup band for many shows and recordings.

The show at The BB Kings will feature songs from Rick Danko's extensive catalogue. Professor Louie & The Crowmatix will also perform "The Lost Band Tracks" their latest CD with songs written by Jules Shear, Rick Danko and Band members just released on Funzalo/Woodstock Records.

The Crowmatix: Prof. Louie (The Band-Rick Danko) - vocals, keyboards, accordion, Miss Marie (Rick Danko Band) - vocals, percussion, keyboards, Gary Burke (Bob Dylan) - drums, Frank Campbell (Levon Helm Band) - bass, bkg. vocals, John Platania (Van Morison) - guitar, vocals. The Woodstock Horns, with arrangements by Allen Tousaint-Tom Bones Malone-Gary Burke) Special guest Michael Falzarano (Hot Tuna-New Riders) & more to TBA

"I think Rick was one of the greatest and most soulful singers I've ever heard. Definitely, the most original bass player I've ever heard, and one of the kindest hearts to have ever graced this planet." - Robbie Robertson

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RICK DANKO Birthday Tribute w/
w/ THE WOODSTOCK HORNS + Special Guests
January 3, 2018
Showtime @ 8pm
Doors Open @ 6pm
Tickets $20 in advance, $25 day of show
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