Collinsville, CT (PRWEB) April 03, 2013
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, members of Max Creek, Christine Ohlman of the Saturday Night Live Band, Mark Mercier, members of Flipper Dave, Scott Allshouse, Berkshire Mountain Rambler, Brett Connors, Janine Cote, Dennis Fancher, Amy Fazzano Goodusky, Scott Guberman, Jeff Howard, Jen McCormick Jensen, Carrie Johnson, Last Fair Deal, Todd Mack, John Mayock, Glen Nelson, Eric Paradine, Mark Paradis, John Rider, Mike Sherman, Brandt Taylor, Heather Wilcox, and Matt Zeiner.
Tickets are on sale now: http://41bridgestreet.inticketing.com/events/294266.
Since 1996, the Rev Tor Band has maintained a powerful presence on the east coast club and festival circuits, performing in venues from Maine to Key West, Florida. In their home stomping grounds 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 to more than 100 communities across the US, Middle East, and Far East, and operates multiple programs locally, nationally, and internationally.
For sponsorship and playbill advertising opportunities, contact Emily Edelman at emily(at)musicincommon(dot)org or 413-591-8234.
For more information, images, or to arrange for an interview with Last Waltz LIVE musical director Tor Krautter or Music in Common executive director Todd Mack, please contact Melissa Zeigler, melissa(at)powderfingerpromo(dot)com or Emily Edelman at emily(at)musicincommon(dot)org 413-591-8234.