JAMES MONTGOMERY & FRIENDS feat. Peter Hackel w/ Special Guest JIMMY VIVINO of the Conan O'Brian Show Band
Friday, June 2, 2017 - 8:00PM
Newton City Hall Auditorium
1000 Commonwealth Avenue, Newton, MA 02459
JUST ADDED Paul Nelson of the Johnny Winter Group will join the lineup!
James Montgomery (L) & Jimmy Vivino
Classic Rock meets the Blues! 7pm Meet and Greet; Cash bar; 8pm show. CD signing/after party following performance.
Drummer Peter Hackel who lost his step mother, Paige Farley-Hackel, on American Flight #11 is co-founder of the "Super Group" now in its 16th year as they honor the hero's and victims and pay tribute to musical legends "Gone Too Soon."
Aerosmith's Steven Tyler, Joey Kramer & Tom Hamilton, Doug Flutie, Barry Goudreau (Boston), Joey Molland (Badfinger), Danny Klein (J. Geils Band) and Charlie Huhn (Foghat) are only a few who have been featured with the group. You just never know who's going to show up at a James Montgomery & Friends performance!
Please call 978-525-9093
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Don't miss this June 2nd "homecoming" as Peter, James and very special guest Jimmy Vivino (and their 10 piece band) bring the power and passion to Newton's 3rd Festival of the Arts! Proceeds from the show to benefit the Paige Farley-Hackel Playground in Dorchester.
ABOUT JIMMY VIVINO
JIMMY VIVINO serves as the Music Director on the TBS late night show CONAN and has been a member since originally formed in 1993 by Bruce Springsteen drummer Max Weinberg. When not appearing weeknights on TBS, Vivino divides his time between recording sessions and live gigs throughout the country.
Vivino has recorded and played live with such legends as Johnnie Johnson, Hubert Sumlin, Levon Helm and Al Kooper. Jimmy got his start producing playing and arranging for such artists as Phoebe Snow, Laura Nyro, John Sebastian and Donald Fagen.