The Decoys feat. The Muscle Shoals Horns & Donnie Fritts live show and recording at the NuttHouse on March 3rd
PRIME Properties Realty & Auction LLC presents…
feat. The Muscle Shoals Horns & Donnie Fritts
Live at the NuttHouse
Friday, March 3rd @ 7:30 PM
Doors 7:00 PM
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For many years, the Decoys have been playing a private Labor Day show near Destin FL featuring the Muscle Shoals Horns and their long time collaborator Donnie Fritts. They’ve never had a chance to present this special show to their local fans…until now. On March 3rd, the Decoys augmented by the Muscle Shoals Horns and special guest Donnie Fritts will play a rare local show at the NuttHouse Recording Studio in Sheffield. The show is produced by Andreas Werner of Crazy Chester Records and will be recorded for a potential live album and also filmed by Florence High School’s film class students. Hope to see y’all there!
Special thanks to the sponsors that make this show possible: Beverly Hardeman and Prime Properties Realty & Austion LLC, Florence AL and Ichiban Japanese Restaurant, Sheffield AL.
Thompson Family Tradition on February 18th
Florence/Lauderdale Tourism celebrates Black History Month with a Q&A with saxophonist Harvey Thompson and keyboardist Harvey Thompson Jr. The father/son duo will hold an interview and share stories from their music experiences and family traditions.
Harvey Thompson Sr. received his formal education from Tennessee State University which led him to FAME Recording Studios in Muscle Shoals. He joined Harrison Callaway and Ronnie Eades in the FAME Gang, and is a founding member of the Muscle Shoals Horns. Thompson has played with Elton John, B.B. King, Bob Seger, Little Richard, Lyle Lovett and many others. He is a 2016 Alabama Music Hall of Fame inductee.
Harvey Thompson Jr. has performed or recorded with artists such as Percy Sledge and Denise LaSalle. He also teaches piano and performs with the Harvey Thompson Trio that also features Harvey Thompson Sr. on the saxophone.
The Q&A is moderated by record producer Andreas Werner of Crazy Chester Records.
For more information, please call Florence/Lauderdale Tourism at 265-740-4141.
The Vinyl Lunch: Jerry Wexler 100th Birthday Special
Andreas Werner will be the guest on Tim Hibbs’ The Vinyl Lunch radio show on Acme Radio this Tuesday, January 10th from 11:30AM to 1:30PM CST to celebrate legendary music icon Jerry Wexler’s life in music on the day that would have been his 100th birthday.