Face the Music Benefit Set for 4/10 at Bridge Street Live
Face the Music Benefit with Jeff Pitchell & Texas Flood, Roomful of Blues, Eight to the Bar at Bridge Street Live is set for Thursday, April 10th, 2014 at 7:30 PM. Tickets are $35 GA, $45 VIP, and available at http://41bridgestreet.inticketing.com/events/FACEtheMUSIC.
Jeff is an internationally acclaimed dynamic singer, songwriter, guitarist and actor who blends Stevie Ray Vaughan, BB King, and Jimi Hendrix experiences with his own Jeff Pitchell sounds and songs he has written and his own soulful, superb vocals. Jeff's incredible stage presence, and innate abilities, have enabled him to win the Best Blues Act in New England this year, along with other awards such as Best Musician/Band in Connecticut, his song "Eye for an Eye" won an International Song Writer Contest, (15,000 entrants, his Heavy Hitter CD (Pyramid/EMI) was on National Billboard Charts # 7 Top Album, and charted for 12 weeks. He was asked by James Wood, Oscar nominee, to write songs for a movie and collaborated with Jeff Silbar, who wrote, Wind Beneath my Wings....Jeff has appeared on national TV and radio performing for the World Champion Boston Red Sox, and on the Don Imus Show and has performed with legendary artists such as Ted Nugent, BB King, Buddy Guy, Phil Lesh of the Grateful Dead, J. Geils, Charles Neville, etc....Born in Hartford CT, and winner of the Best Guitarist in CT at age 15, Jeff has performed in Europe, throughout the USA, Canada, and the Caribbean , and has developed into a phenomenal guitarist/vocalist accumulating a growing legion of fans throughout the world.
Texas Flood consists of Jimmir Biggins on sax (formerly with James Taylor and The Temptations), Marty Richards on drums (former drummer for the J. Geils Band, Joe Perry's Band and Peter Wolf's Band), Dave Natale on bass, Dan Fontanella B3 Organ. Together, these accomplished musicians will entertain you with their hard driving brand of thunder and lightning blues, rock, funk and soul music.