Moonalice (Rock/Pop/Jamband) http://www.moonalice.com
Moonalice is a band of seasoned musicians who feel that live music should be a communal experience where the listener and musicians feed and derive inspiration from each other.
Their songs try to speak to everyone, mixing a variety of genres with extended musical improvisations that evoke a sense of adventure and exploration.
John Molo: Drums, Vocals (Bruce Hornsby & The Range, John Fogerty, Phil Lesh & Friends, The Other Ones).
Barry Sless: Lead Guitar, Pedal Steel Guitar, Bass (Phil Lesh & Friends, David Nelson Band, Kingfish, Cowboy Jazz).
Roger McNamee: Rhythm Guitar, Vocals, Bass Guitar. (Guff, The Engineers, Random Axes, Flying Other Brothers)
Ann McNamee: Keyboards, Vocals (Flying Other Brothers, Ann Atomic)
Pete Sears: Keyboards, Guitar, Vocals, Bass (Sam Gopal Dream, Rod Stewart, original Jefferson Starship, Hot Tuna, John Lee Hooker).
Big Steve Parish: Road Scholar, Medicine Man, Story Teller. (Grateful Dead crew for 26 years, co-founder of Jerry Garcia Band)
Prof. Louie’s upstate ensemble is an old school Americana template that jams out timeless rock, country, blues and New Orleans influenced originals.” - Village Voice
PROFESSOR LOUIE & THE CROMATIX a Woodstock quintet originally was formed by (Aaron Louis Hurwitz), aka Professor Louie for his co-production’s for the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall Of Fame group, The Band. Professor Louie & The Crowmatix went on to become the studio backing band for CD’s by Rick Danko, Garth Hudson, Levon Helm,. They offer the most impressive credentials, the deepest hearts, and a genuine love of performing live. Their CD Whispering Pines, received no fewer than five Grammy nominations in 2010. Professor Louie & The Crowmatix play 150 shows a year. In 2011 they were inducted into The Southern Canadian Blues Hall Of Fame. Jan 1, 2012, Louie was inducted into The Blues Hall Of Fame and May 20, 2012, THE CROWMATIX was inducted into The International Blues Hall of Fame. June 5th 2012 Woodstock Records will release Professor Louie & The Crowmatix 8th studio album “Wings On Fire”. Enjoy a night of their rompin stompin’ roots rock, sweet ballads and roadhouse blues led by Professor Louie Vocals, keyboards and accordion, joined by Miss Marie (Mercury Rev, The Band) on vocals, percussion & piano, Gary Burke (Bob Dylan, Joe Jackson) on drums, Frank Campbell (Steve Forbert, Levon Helm) on bass & vocals and Josh Colow (opened Shows for Muddy Waters and many great Blues Legends) on guitar. For More Info: thecrowmatix.com and professorlouie.com.