The DETROIT rock band Black Irish returns after a few years on sabbatical with a brand new line up and a new album at their official cd release party on Friday, September 28 at the Magic Bag.
The classic rock inspired band features Paul Barning on vocals, Elliott Moses on guitar, Matt LaPinta on bass and keyboards, Matt Hamann on guitar, Steve Nowicki on percussion and drummer Dylan McCarty who also produced the new album "Maybe...Tomorrow"
Guitarist Elliott Moses promises "Heavy hitting blues-infused rock with a Detroit twist!"
Tickets for the Magic Bag event are $12 and features The Black Drops and Dude as support, doors at 8pm. The Magic Bag is located in Ferndale at 22920 Woodward. " Maybe...Tomorrow" will also see a Digital release that day.
Don't forget - The Standells East Coast Tour is coming up April 27th through May 14th! This is their first tour of the Eastern states since the 1960's, and they're doing it the old-fashioned way - on wheels! Be sure and get your tickets now!
The band, best known for their 1966 hit “Dirty Water” and remembered by many as The Godfathers of Garage Punk , released BUMP, their first album in over 40 years. Fast-forward to their upcoming spring tour, performances will include iconic songs from past albums as well as new songs from their latest release. Merchandise will also be available on-site at the show.
You can catch The Standells at:
4/27 - Tremont Music Hall, Charlotte, NC
4/29 - Black Cat, Washington, DC
4/30 - BB Kings - Lucille's, New York, NY
5/2 - Open Arts Stage, Bordentown, NJ
5/3 - The Brighton Bar, Long Branch, NJ
5/4 - Iron Horse Music Hall, Northampton, MA
5/5 - Cavestomp Presents - Brighton Music Hall, Boston, MA
5/6 - Cafe Nine, New Haven, CT
5/7 - The Dover Brickhouse, Dover, NH
5/8 - Lovin' Cup, Rochester, NY
5/10 - Beachland Tavern, Cleveland, OH
5/11 - The Magic Bag, Detroit, MI
5/13 - Mayne Stage, Chicago, IL
5/14 - Shank Hall, Milwaukee, WI