Professor Louie And The Crowmatix w/ The Woodstock Horns

COLONY PRESENTS:

Professor Louie And The Crowmatix w/ The Woodstock Horns

Fri · August 24, 2018

Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

$20.00 - $35.00

Professor Louie And The Crowmatix w/ The Woodstock Horns
Professor Louie And The Crowmatix w/ The Woodstock Horns
Professor Louie & The Crowmatix began as the studio backing band for Aaron “Professor Louie’s” musical productions for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees, The Band. Rick Danko christened him Professor Louie due to his work and friendship with The Band. Louie collaborated with The Band for over 17 Years.

Professor Louie & The Crowmatix repertoire is steeped in American roots music. In 2018, a new EP The Lost Band Tracks on Funzalo/Woodstock Records was released and has been receiving great reviews and much radio airplay. Their 2017 recording Crowin' The Blues was voted in the top 50 CD’s of 2017 by RMR Contemporary Blues Charts crossing over to The Americana Charts and Jam Band Charts. Professor Louie & The Crowmatix have 13 CD’s on The Woodstock Records label

“Pure proof The Band wouldn't have had a 90's career bounce if Louie didn't have his hand on the wheel. Now we finally know who the real wheel that was on fire was” - Chris Spector, Editor and Publisher Midwest Record

PL&C have been inducted into Blues Hall Of Fame, New York Chapter and hold a permanent place in The Canada South Blues Museum.

Professor Louie (Keys-Accordion,Vocals) collaborated with The Rock n Roll Hall Of Fame group The Band for over 16 years.

John Platania (Guitar-Vocals) known for his great performances with Van Morrison for over thirty years and collaborated with Van creating some top hits such as Domino.

Gary Burke (Drums) performed with Bob Dylan’s The Rolling Thunder Review recorded and toured extensively with Joe Jackson.

Miss Marie (Vocals-Percussionist-Keys) preformed, recorded with Levon Helm, Rick Danko, Garth Hudson an integral part of Mercury Rev’s Gold Album Deserters Song.

Frank Campbell (Bass-Vocals) Levon Helm’s music director with the Woodstock All-stars touring the USA, performed & recorded with Steve Forbert on tour.

“I've never been so impressed by a band--this is the best live band in the country right now and they have such a deep heritage in blues and rock and roll.” - Jeff Wignall | WPKN Music Director

“All the best parts of great music are on display with Professor Louie & The Crowmatix. It’s clear these folks are driven to match the all time greats.” - Cash Box
Venue Information:
Colony
22 Rock City Road
Woodstock, NY, 12498
http://www.colonywoodstock.com/