TO MEET UP WITH OTHER MEMBERS: WE ARE CO-SPONSORING THIS EVENT WITH THE VEGETARIAN MEETUP. OUR GROUP IS MEETING BY THE BAR. LOOK FOR A RED AND BLACK VEGETARIAN MEETUP SIGN BY THE BAR.
OUR MEETUP FEATURES
A GREAT LIVE MUSIC EVENT -
IN A TUCKED AWAY LOWER EAST SIDE GEM!
BLUES BROTHERS LEAD SINGER
JAMES TAYLOR KEYBOARDIST
PAUL McCARTNEY BASSIST
BRENDA RUSSELL DRUMMER
LEVON HELM GUITARIST
TOMMY McDONNELL has sung for THE SUPER BOWL, appeared on David Letterman, was featured singer with Dan Aykroyd and John Goodman in "The Blues Brothers 2000" Universal Pictures release, has sung with Eric Clapton, Steve Winwood, James Brown, ZZ Top, Jewel... A MUST SEE ARTIST
PAUL PERESS PROJECT
TOMMY McDONNELL &
THE BLUES BROTHERS BAND LIVE:
PAUL PERESS PROJECT
FEATURING TOM SCOTT & PHIL PERRY
THE ST KITTS MUSIC FESTIVAL:
MOBY "WHOLE LOTTA LOVE"
With PAUL PERESS & CONAN BAND:
ABOUT THE VENUE:
Drom is a Turkish styled bar and live music show room... It's a spectacular space - featuring a double height ceiling, lavish bar, intimate seating, and an amazing stage... Drom’s full-service bar features specialty cocktails while the kitchen offers Turkish and Mediterranean tapas with many great options...
This space offers so many options: from hanging at the bar, to sitting in the intimate cozy lounge, to choosing a table, to all 3!
ABOUT THE BAND:
The band is stellar, featuring one of the planet's greatest voices...
The same group recording "Can't Let Go"
at Bennett Studios (yes, that Bennett)
PAUL PERESS & GLENN ALEXANDER WITH
REGINA BELLE IN JAMAICA
GLENN ALEXANDER, BRENDA RUSSELL, & PAUL PERESS
IN ST KITTS
MOBY WITH PAUL PERESS & TRACY WORMWORTH (B-52'S)
The All Stars:
Vocals - World renowned TOMMY McDONNELL
Keys - CLIFFORD CARTER, 12 year James Taylor veteran
Guitar - GLENN ALEXANDER, Bruce Springsteen, Levon Helm, Southside Johnny, Conan O'Brien Band, Carly Simon...
Bass - NEIL JASON, this legend has played on Paul McCartney, Billy Joel, John Lennon, and Diana Ross albums!
Drums - our own PAUL PERESS, B-52's, Moby, Brenda Russell, Regina Belle, Deniece Williams, Tom Scott...
Peress has performed throughout the Caribbean, the US, Canada... He'll be in South Africa for a 2 month tour this year, he's featured on an HBO Special from The Jamaica Jazz & Blues Festival, He's a 2003 Grammy Nominee...
More info: www.paulperess.com
Come hear Blues Brother's classics: "Soul Man", "Gimme Some Lovin", "In the Midnight Hour", "Knock on Wood"... as well as an eclectic set of music sure to satisfy all tastes... R-n-B, Soul, Jazz, Rock, Blues...
Click here to hear Tommy singing on two songs from Paul Peress' latest release:
"Tell Me What U Wanna Know"
"It's My World"
The Nitty Gritty:
DOORS OPEN @ 7PM. We'll meet as a group at 7:30PM at the bar... ask for the "Live Music Meetup", we'll be easy to find!
BAND STARTS @ 8PM - 2 SETS
COVER CHARGE - $10 in advance, $15 @ the door - Buy tickets @ www.dromnyc.com
WHERE TO MEET - We'll meet at 7:30pm at the bar ... ask for the "Live Music Meetup", we'll be easy to find!
DIRECTIONS - Take the F, 6, R, or W Trains. The address is 85 Avenue A (between 5th and 6th Streets) in the East Village section of Downtown Manhattan New York, NY 10009
This live music event is situated in one of New York's coolest venues, and features an amazingly talented, rockin' band full of virtuosic musicians... Looking forward to a fantastic evening!