Scotch Bonnet, The Tall Pines

Scotch Bonnet

The Tall Pines

Wed. May 24, 2017

7:30 pm

HiFi

This event is 21 and over

Scotch Bonnet
Scotch Bonnet
Scotch Bonnet is a NYC combo playing honky tonk, country/western and bluegrass -- paying the songs of Emmylou Harris, Rodney Crowell George Jones, The Flying Burrito Bros, and more!!

The band is Joanna Choy (vocals/guitar/shits'n'giggles), Scott Metzger (lead guitar/vox/the fire above), John Brodeur (vox/guitar/mandolin/ justiceleague-ry), Dan Iead (pedal steel/warm night/cool breeze), Jon Shaw (bass/the fire below), Julia Joseph (fiddle) and last but not least David Christian (drums/bedrock/rootin/tootin).
The Tall Pines
The Tall Pines
THE TALL PINES ARE A SHACK-SHAKIN’, FOOT–STOMPIN’ FOLK-ROCK BAND FEATURING CONNIE LYNN PETRUK, SINGING HER HEART OUT, PLAYING DRUMS ON HER ALLIGATOR SKIN SUITCASE, AND SHAKING HER TAMBOURINE. HER PARTNER CHRISTMAS DAVIS, PLAYS GUITAR, WRITES THE SONGS AND HOWLS ALONG. THE TALL PINES REVEL IN THE SPIRITS OF THE LATE 1960S AND EARLY 1970SCOUNTRY, SOUL, AND SWAMP-ROCK SCENES, WHILE WORKING HARD TO TAKE THE SOUNDS THEY LOVE BEYOND THEIR HISTORY AND INTO THE NEXT PHASE OF AMERICAN MUSIC. THEIR FIRST SELF-TITLED ALBUM WAS VOTED ONE OF THE TOP TEN BEST RECORDS OF THE YEAR BY NPR'S MEREDITH OCHS. THEY’VE PERFORMED LIVE WITH COUNTRY MUSIC GREAT CHARLIE LOUVIN (RIP) AT THE CMJ MUSIC FESTIVAL, WITH NORAH JONES AND PUSS N BOOTS, JUSTIN TOWNES EARL, KEVN KINNY OF DRIVN’ AND CRYIN’, AMY RAY OF THE INDIGO GIRLS, AND MANY MORE GREAT FOLKS. THEY PRODUCE A MONTHLY LIVE MUSIC SERIES IN NEW YORK CITY CALLED THE TALL PINES REVUE, AND WERE RECENTLY DUBBED A BUZZ BAND AT THE 30A SONGWRITER’S FESTIVAL LAST JANUARY BY AMERICAN SONGWRITER MAGAZINE. THEIR NEW EP “FEAR IS THE DEVIL” WILL BE RELEASED IN THE FALL OF 2015. THE TALL PINES ARE ON A MISSION TO REMIND A WORLD INCREASINGLY MADE OF CONCRETE, GLASS AND STEEL THAT SOME MUSIC STILL BURNS LIKE RAW TIMBER.
Venue Information:
HiFi
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New York, NY, 10009
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