Description: Doug Principato and Conrad Sparnroft have been involved in the Staten Island music scene since the 1980's. They have both toured Europe with different rock bands. Together they are known as Strung Out which is an all acoustic cover duo, playing songs by the Beatles, Stones, Led Zeppelin, The Who, Bob Marley, etc. In addition to the classics, they also play songs by Alice in Chains, The Police, Stone Temple Pilots, Nirvana and The Foo Fighters and are always looking to increase their repertoire. They recently added a Johnny Cash and a Yardbirds song. They have been playing as Strung Out for over three years in various Staten Island bars.
Description: SETH TIEGER is premiering at KILLMEYER’S on March 15 with an eclectic crowd-pleasing ACOUSTIC ROCK PARTY song list that includes music from Led Zeppelin, Neon Trees, The Beatles, U2, Bruno Mars, Elvis Presley, Foo Fighters, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Kings of Leon, One Republic, The Rolling Stones, Frank Sinatra and many more. Seth has been playing all over the Tri-State Area as a solo performer and with The SETH TIEGER BAND for over ten years, and always plays something for everyone! If you would like to find out more about Seth you can visit him online at http://www.SethTiegerBand.com or on Facebook.
Description: Liz Wojtal was inspired by singers like Joni Mitchell, James Taylor, The Eagles, Neil Young, CSN and Carole King", to name a few. Her music is reminiscent of pioneering female folk singers such as Joan Baez, Judy Collins and of course, Joni Mitchell, her music is earnest, fresh and simple, and often reflects the importance of family and friends. Liz is currently working on her third album featuring new songs such as “Baby Blue”, written for her oldest son, Steven, and “Make it Last”.
Description: MICHAEL PACKER is an american singer-songwriter, guitarist and Blues Hall Of Fame inductee who was born in New York City in 1950. He did his first gig at the Bitter End in Greenwich Village at the age of 15. In 1969 he formed the group 'Papa Nebo" which included saxophonist Bob Mintzer who went on to play with the Grammy award winning "Yellowjackets". Papa Nebo recorded an album for Atlantic records. They were personally signed by Ahmet Ertegun.Today it is a collectors item.
Packer soon took his sound to the West Coast with buddy Sandy Allen, playing on the streets of San Francisco during the day and The Coffee Gallery in North Beach at night, Michael met George Thorogood and was turned on to the blues.
Eventually Packer and Allen made their way back to New York where they started another project "Free Beer"."Free Beer" was born at Gerdes Folk City in Greenwich Village (1973) where they added singer-songwriter Bob Potter. Free Beer recorded 3 albums for Buddha and RCA records and toured extensively with the likes of the Atlanta Rhythm Section, Johnny Rivers, Dr.Hook, Clifton Chanier to name a few. All of the albums made the Billboard top 100 and they were well on their way.
Description: Tina Kenny and the Balance is the NYC/NJ area's hottest female-fronted quartet, seamlessly blending today's hottest hits with a healthy dose of the classics to create a fun-filled party atmosphere that never fails to pack a dance floor! With a combined experience of over 50 years performing professionally at weddings, private events, casinos, and nightclubs, our combination of slick professionalism, engaging stage presence, and youthful energy is at once trendy and classic.
Description: Jimy Young and Jon Ihle.. are AcoustiKool, 2 musicians who offer a variety of music. Both multi-instrumentalists, who met in NYC club Downtime and became the house band for many years. Offering original music, both theirs and others. A multifarious collection of old songs and brand new ideas, that like a fine wine soothes the palate and compliments any meal; Whether it’s food for the body or the mind.
Description: Kevin McCole, Hallie Smith and Karen Karlreiss. Playing the AM radio hits of the 70's ... The Kaytelles cover rock, pop and r&b in a special style ... garage band and groove. Covering, 10cc, Pilot ELO, Wings and more.