WEDNESDAY 7/10 LEON RUSSELL!! FREE CONCERT BUT FIRST!!DINNER@BENARE­S


MEETING: 5:00 pm

Benares 

45 Murray St
(between Broadway & Church St)
New York, NY 10007
Neighborhood: TriBeCa
(212)[masked] http://www.BenaresNYC.com

 

Wednesday, July[masked], 7:00 PM to unspecified

 

ARTIST/EVENT: Leon Russell

WHERE: Rockefeller Park

corners of River Terrace and Warren Streets

GENRE: Blues,R&B/Soul,Rock

DESCRIPTION: Leon Russell has spent nearly seven decades in music as a singer-songwriter, pianist, and guitarist. Originally renowned as one of the premier session musician in all of popular music, Russell was a longtime member of the famed studio ensemble known as The Wrecking Crew, and played with Ray Charles, The Rolling Stones, Eric Clapton, Bob Dylan, The Beach Boys and many others. Russell attained superstar status as the music director for Joe Cocker's legendary 1970 tour Mad Dogs and Englishmen, followed in 1971 by his thrilling appearance with George Harrison and Bob Dylan at the Concert For Bangla Desh at Madison Square Garden. Russell was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame after producing a Grammy-nominated album with Elton John in 2012.

DIRECTIONS: []Take the 1/9 or 2/3 to Chambers Street and walk West on Chambers towards the water, or [] take the A/C to Chambers Street and walk West on Warren Street. [] By Bus: Take the M20 or M22 buses.

COST: FREE

BOROUGH/COUNTY: MANHATTAN

EVENT NOTES:

EVENT CONTACT:

VENUE NOTES: Thereís plenty of room to stand, set up a lawn chair, or spread out a blanket. All events in Rockefeller Park are free. This venue is wheelchair accessible.

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  • A former member
    A former member

    I SPOKE TO THE RIVER TO RIVER PEOPLE.. THEY WILL HAVE CHAIRS AT ROCKFELLER PARK.. WE MUST GET THERE EARLY SO WHEN THE DOORS OPEN @7:00 PM WE CAN OCCUPY THEM...SEE YOU AT "BENARES" RESTAURANT!! WE HAVE RESERVATIONS.. PLEASE ASK FOR ANNIE'S PARTY.. WE ARE EXPECT 10 PEOPLE!! BRING A BLANKET ANYWAY JUST IN CASE..

    July 9, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Please bring a folding chair so we can sit near the stage....we're not going to be standing lol..there will be 4 meetup groups meeting for this event ....we are meeting at Taj Tribeca for some great Indian food for dinner...we're expecting about 10 to 16 people...

    July 7, 2013

  • sandee o.

    SOUNDS GREAT!

    July 7, 2013

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