Admiral Blaney, Benjamin Bush, Bill May, Charles Ross, Chester Thompson, Darrell Tibbs, Dez Dickerson, Frankfort Mayor Bill May, Joel Goodwin, Jonell Mosser, Kevin Scott, Mark "Lupe" Hamilton, Mayor Bill May, Raymond Noah, Shake Anderson, Sideman Super Group, Sideman Super Group with Special Guest Mayor Bill May
Shake Anderson and the Sideman Super Group with Special Guest Mayor Bill May will be featured in a special concert this Saturday, July 9th on the Old Capital Lawn from 7:00 – 10:30 pm. The concert, a free community show sponsored by Kentucky Employees Credit Union, features legendary band members who have played with such artists and bands as Earth Wind and Fire, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, BB King, Ray Charles, Curtis Mayfield, Bruce Hornsby, Prince and the Revolution, Genesis, Frank Zappa, and Weather Report, among many more. The group will feature the following artists:
Shake Anderson/guitar/ vocals
Dez Dickerson/guitar/ vocals
Mark “Lupe” Hamilton/guitar
Admiral Blaney/ Background Vocals
Benjamin Bush/ Background Vocals
Raymond Noah/ Background Vocals
Known as music’s Super Sideman, Shake has worked with a roll call of greats–Earth Wind and Fire, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, BB King, Ray Charles, Curtis Mayfield, Bruce Hornsby,–adding flavor and musicianship to each artist’s mix.
Dez Dickerson’s musicianship and image is most associated with Prince and the Revolution–1999, Little Red Corvette, etc. His five year run with the artist, gave Prince his sound and established his place as a music icon.
Genesis, Frank Zappa, and Weather Report featured Chester Thompson–he exceeds the boundaries of musical genres. As a performer and studio artist, he has influenced music and musicians for over four decades.
Jonell Mosser, known for her soulful grit, has sung with B.B. King, Etta James, Vince Gill, Trisha Yearwood, Wynona, and many others. Her solo work has range and strength…and a stage presence many compare to Janis Joplin.
Master percussionist and showman, Darrell Tibbs has played with Michael McDonald, Brian McKnight, Donna Summer, The Moody Blues, and Take 6, the Neville Brothers and many more.
So meet us on Saturday, July 9th at 7:00 pm on the Old Capitol Lawn and enjoy a concert like the Capital City has never seen before!!!