A Midsummer Celebration featuring:
Dub Apocalypse (Boston)
with Snooty Garland
and Mr. Council
Live at The Outer Space / The Ballroom
Saturday July 26,2014
This very special performance will feature Tommy Benedetti (John Brown's Body), Dana Colley (Morphine), Johnny Trama (Ghosts of Jupiter, B3 Kings), as well as other key Boston players Aaron Bellamy, and Van Martin....2 SETS!!!!
Led by drummer Tommy Benedetti (John Browns Body) and Johnny Trama (Ghosts of Jupiter) on guitar, Dub Apocalypse is an all-star combination of Boston’s best musicians. Playing an impressive array of original dub reggae instrumentals, with wild improvisation and Benedetti’s dirty break beats, this band never disappoints.
Johnny Trama has been a staple in the areas music scenes for years, and his emotional blues driven guitar licks can send you soaring to the stratosphere. .
The band has an ever evolving line up where they are able to feature some more of Boston's highest caliber players. The ultra talented Timo Shanko (Bass,Tenor Sax),and Van Martin(Gtr) are other key members of the band. Any way you slice it, the backbone of this band is always unbending, and the involuntary dancing of its spectators that occurs will lay proof to that.
Also making special guest appearances from time to time is none other than the man on the baritone saxophone, Mr. Dana Colley of Boston’s own legendary band Morphine. If you’ve never heard Dana play, you owe it to yourself to see him hit the notes that make your insides shake and brains scramble.
Dub Apocalypse performs often throughout New England.In 2011 they won a Boston Music Award for "Best International Act" and just last year were named by the Improper Bostonian "One of The 10 Local Acts You Have To Hear Now"
Making every night a different and unique sound depending on the cast, Dub Apocalypse is ever evolving, but one thing is always constant, and that is amazing music played by an all-star line up. Dub Apocalypse is certainly turning heads with their unique sound, and may just be the musical adventure you've been searching for.
WITH SPECIAL GUESTS:
Snooty Garland- Eclectic Soul/Funk/R&B from CT
Mr. Council- Hard- grooving Soul/Funk/R&B from CT