Check out the bands below, featuring local drummers.
30 Village Landing, Fairport,
Mama Hart Band
Self described as “Vagabond Blues”, the MHB features many of the areas hottest blues musicians.. The smooth vocal styling’s of Sylvia Hart are backed by smoking fretwork of Jimmy Gondoli on guitar and vocals, steady Chuck Gondoli on bass and vocals, and John Cianciola on keyboards and vocals. Rock solid Joe Galusha, lays down the foundation on drums and vocals and really keeps the Mama Hart Band locked in.
7281 W. Main St., Lima, 624-2080
Steve Grills & The Roadmasters
Steve Grills & The Roadmasters is a blues band of local and regional renown. Steve Grills’s, despite the thick glasses and wispy hair, really shreds on the guitar, with a rare command of the blues. His band includes Michael Plouffe behind the drum kit. He is as smooth as they come and plays with wonderful taste.
153 Liberty Pole Way, Rochester, NY.
The Soul and R&B sounds of “BITCHIN’ KITCHEN” can be seen and heard on
1 lead singer, 3 back-up singers, 5 horns and a 4 piece rhythm section = 13 Eastman-trained cats ready to funk it up to the best of James Brown, Marvin Gaye, Otis Redding, Earth Wind & Fire, Tower of Power and more!!. John Fatum, on drums, anchors a groovin’ rhythm section that’ll cook all night.
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
THE BEALE I
689 South Ave, 271-4650
Open Blues Jam w/ Nate Coffey
If you are a drummer, why not head to The Beale I for an open blues jam? No football = no excuses. Get out there and play, or watch as others jump up on stage and show what they have.