Music in Common and the Rev Tor Band announce a special live performance of The Band’s classic 1978 concert film, “The Last Waltz” Saturday March 30th.
Shelburne Falls, MA (PRWEB) March 26, 2013
Music in Common and the Rev Tor Band announce a special live performance of The Band’s classic 1978 concert film, “The Last Waltz” on Saturday March 30th at 7:30PM at Memorial Hall in Shelburne Falls, MA. The concert features renditions of all the hits by The Band featured in the film such as “The Weight,” “Up On Cripple Creek,” and “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down,” as well as songs by Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Eric Clapton, and many more. Musicians from the local music scene perform the songs of the film’s original special guests. The full line up of artists includes the Rev Tor Band, Charles Neville, The Nields with Dave Chalfant, Jay Driscol & Andy Wrba (Barefoot Truth), Jenny Goodspeed (Boxcar Lilies), Seth Glier, Bruce Mandaro, Steve Sanderson (Drunken Stuntmen), Joshua Platt, Aidan O’Brien (Paint), Dave Boatwright (The Equalites), Jim Armenti (Lonesome Brothers), Ray Mason, Jeff Martell, Janet Ryan, Tommy Fillieo, Phil Simon, Todd Mack, Christa Joy, Tory Hanna, and Steve Bilodeau (Longview Gun Slingers).
The Band’s classic 1978 concert film, “The Last Waltz”
Saturday March 30rd at 7:30PM
51 Bridge Street
Shelburne Falls, MA 01370
Tickets are on sale now at http://www.lastwaltzlive.org/shows/tickets.
Since 1996, The Rev Tor Band has maintained a powerful presence on the east coast club and festival circuit, performing in venues from Maine to Key West, Florida. In their home-base of New England, they keep a heavy performance schedule, enthusiastically supported by a large following of dedicated fans.
The Last Waltz LIVE is a benefit for Music In Common, Inc., a 501(c)3 non-profit organization whose mission is to strengthen, empower, and educate communities through the universal language of music. Music in Common (MiC) produces free, publicly accessible concerts, school programs, and multimedia productions with an interest in underserved areas and communities where there is a history of conflict, providing a platform for the exchange of ideas and collaborations that can lead to positive social change. Based in Sheffield, MA, MiC has toured more than 100 communities across the US, Middle East, and Far East and operates multiple programs locally, nationally, and internationally.
For more information, images, sponsorship/advertising opportunities, or to arrange for an interview with Last Waltz LIVE please contact Emily Edelman at emily(at)musicincommon(dot)org or 413-591-8234