LEE ROCKER LIVE IN NYC!!!
BROADWAY’S MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET (12-SHOW RUN)
JANUARY 30, 2011:
SPECIAL “SITTIN’ IN” JAM SESSION WITH MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET BAND: SUNDAY MATINEE, NEDERLANDER THEATRE
FEBRUARY 3, 2011:
ROCKWOOD MUSIC HALL, 8PM
January 20, 2011: In addition to his upcoming 12-show run with the hit Broadway Musical Million Dollar Quartet, (beginning January 21st), Lee Rocker announces a special on-stage jam session with Million Dollar Quartet during his final performance with the show Sunday, January 30 at the Nederlander Theatre. These jam sessions, billed as “Sittin’ In With The Band,” feature select musicians – the best of the best. Past “Sittin’ In” performances include Jerry Lee Lewis, Lesley Gore and Melissa Etheridge.
Rocker will also treat NYC fans to a free celebration of his favorite tracks, as well as fan favorites February 3rd at Rockwood Music Hall, set time 8pm. The show features classicStray Cats hits like “Rock this Town,” “Stray Cat Strut,” “Bring it Back Again” and “Sexy and Seventeen.” Rocker also performs slamming renditions of songs of other musical icons like Elvis Presley, Willie Nelson and The Beatles. Joined by guitarist Buzz Campbell, guitarist/slide player Brophy Dale and San Francisco’s maestro session drummer Jimmy Sage, Rocker delivers an incredible concert experience.
Rocker made his mark singing, playing, standing on, spinning and rocking his giant upright bass in the legendary music group The Stray Cats. Grammy-nominated,The Stray Cats have sold nearly 10 million albums and garnered an astounding 23 gold and platinum certified records worldwide. Founded by Rocker, Brian Setzer, and Slim Jim Phantom, The Stray Cats remain a radio staple, were music video pioneers at the infancy of MTV, and repeatedly brought rockabilly to the top of the charts. Rocker releases a new EP, “The Cover Sessions,” March 2011.
Broadway and Sittin’ In performances: Nederlander Theatre, 208 West 41st Street, NYC.
Rockwood Music Hall: 196 Allen Street, NYC