Hey Everybootie!! Welcome to YOUR Friday!! What ever you may be doing today, go for it all the way!!
TONIGHT at THE NORM in Jacksonville, FL. Show starts at 9pm. Im super stoked to play this venue and see some new faces and friends. This is gonna be a great night looking forward to rockin with ya!
Tomorrow at OZ campground in Unadilla, GA. Im drumming with my favorite band, HALCYON. I believe Eric Himan is headlining which is awesome because he is awesome. word.
Then I’m up to Wilmington, NC to lay some tracks at my good friend Nyla Cione’s studio – Cione Pro Studio (CPS) for a few days. Life is good, so live it up!! Hope to see ya along the way. More updates super soon so stay tuned. -SG
Such a beautiful first day of October!! Come join me at SKOB open Mic Jam tonight from 7p-11pm. I will be hosting tonight and have everything set up and ready to rock…just need you and some tunes! Come on down!!
Tuesday (3/12) at the SKOB with Ben Hammond was great! got to jam on guitar and sing as well as jam on bass and drums. Tony Tyler, Dani Jaye and John Werner came down and we played a few Come Back Alice tunes. Wednesday (3/13) Come Back Alice at The Five Oclock Club was great as usual. 10-2 every wednesday and it ladies night! Thursday (3:14) at The Blue Rooster with Come Back Alice was awesome!! Dancers from this swanky new dance studio, Z’Alice came down to strut their stuff. So much fun to play drums to dancers. By the end of the night, Zavier, the owner, was breakdancing and was totally legit. throwing down some serious back spins and helicopters. Friday (3/15) at The Hard Rock with Deb Hunseder in Tampa was a lot of fun! Played percussion and got to sing and play guitar on a quite few tunes!
Today, March 17th 2013, is a triple!! My percussion troupe Boom Goes the Dynamite is at Twin Lakes Pavillion with Paul Duffy (Ben E King, Commitments) and a few bagpipers to kick off his all day St Patricks Day Festival.
Then we are all of to The Sarasota County Fair where The Drum Studio All stars take the stage at 3:15 on the Crackerland stage.
And finally later that night Come Back Alcie is at The Five O’clock club for a special Sunday night rock fest to honor the Irish in all of us!! Hope to see ya out there and happy St Patricks Day!!
Giving Hunger the Blues is next Sunday MArch 24th, 2013! please save the date.
Christmas Jam at SKOB last night!! The Ben Hammond Bandhosts the Tuesday Night open jam at Siesta Key Oyster Bar. It was packed Christmas night and it was fun jammin with all ya’lls – deckin them halls – Steve Duerst, Ben Hammond, Brockstar, Matt Gerhardt, Chris Otto, Thorson Moore, Will Hayes, James DaBone, Tim Eaton, Tommy Rox, Diamond D, Stewy . haha. Well anyways, Happy Holidays to everyone and looking forward to great things in 2013.