Blackfoot

With Screaming Eagle Band & Arizona Maid

Blackfoot

Screaming Eagle Band, Arizona Maid Band

Fri, September 23, 2016

Doors: 7:07 pm / Show: 7:30 pm (event ends at 11:50 pm)

$20.00 - $25.00

Blackfoot
Blackfoot
"Rewind back to 1979, you hear FM staples like "Train, Train" and "Highway Song" and profess your love for Southern rock and the dudes that are hammering these tunes out of the radio. One such musician, Rickey Medlocke, who wrote said songs and formed said band, Blackfoot, and now plays for the end-all-be-all of rock from the south, Lynyrd Skynyrd, has now become an impresario of sorts for the sound he helped create. Hoping to find a new audience to revel in smokin' guitar solos and wave the confederate flag, Medlocke has enlisted a hearty bunch of young men to carry the torch for Blackfoot.

For the kids just getting into diapers in the late 80′s, this band exposes them to a genre perhaps their daddies told only them about. Loud, raucous and irreverent with a twang, rock 'n' roll served southern style is as outlaw as it comes. What better to entice this generation of troubled youth? Modeled after Blackfoot's live band of the early 80′s, these young guns look the part, flowing blonde locks and all. But even more impressive, these guys sound the part… precisely. Guitar-led rock lyrically-driven by the stories of authentic America is what grabs you about this Blackfoot, and what caught all of our attention more than 30 years ago. Featuring members hand-picked by Medlocke, this is his baby and he's just born a wild child! Stay tuned for new tunes too under the Blackfoot moniker, sure to please the rebel in all of us."
Screaming Eagle Band
Screaming Eagle Band
Band Members


Mike Turgeon Lead Vocals
Tim Britt, Guitar and Vocals
J.R. Roberts Bass and Vocals
Dave Yarrison Guitar and Vocals
Dale Quesnal Drums
BLACKFOOT MEETS LYNYRD SKYNYRD IN A DARK ALLEY
as described by TRACY WALTON www.screamineagleband.com
Arizona Maid Band
Arizona Maid Band
Venue Information:
Palace Theater
75 Main St.
Stafford Springs, CT, 06076