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June 21, 2006

rocksteady at the montreal jazz fest!!!! and new video footage up!!!

(new video footage of The Kingpins (version 2003) released on web - see links at bottom of signature...)
(NOUVEAUX CLIPS VIDEO DES KINGPINS SUR L'INTERNET - VOIR SOUS LA SIGNATURE A LA FIN DU MESSAGE)

Calling all fans of old-school ska and rocksteady music:
A TOUS LES AMATEURS DE MUSIQUE ROCKSTEADY
FREE outdoor show at the Montreal International Jazz Festival - SPECTACLE GRATUIT EXTERIEUR
Sunday July 2nd, 2006 at 8PM and 10PM on the Samsung Stage (de Maisonneuve betw. Jeanne Mance and St-Urbain)
DIMANCHE LE 2 JUILLET A 20H00 ET 22H00 SCENE SAMSUNG SUR DE MAISONNEUVE
"The Fabulous LoLo sings Rocksteady"
(the old-school diva name was made up years ago for another project by King Kong Girio!)
featuring:
DRUMS - Mike Gasselsdorfer (Lo and the Magnetics / Kingpins / General Rudie / All Stars)
BASS - Errol Walters (Studio One original guitarist and bassist with Jackie Mittoo, Soul Vendors)
KEYBOARD - Laurent Royal (One Night Band)
GUITAR - Chris Raz (Lo and the Magnetics / Kingpins / Went to Paris)
GUITAR - special guest Lynn Taitt (the creator of rocksteady!!! from Duke Reid's Treasure Isle)
TROMBONE - Nicky Popowic (General Rudie)
TENOR SAX - Neil Johnson (Planet Smashers / All Stars)
TRUMPET - Andy King (guest on Kingpins live and recording & Magnetics recording)
VOCALS & BARITONE SAX - Lo (Lo and the Magnetics / Kingpins / All Stars)

Official Magnetic Website
MySpace page
Broadjam EPK (with music video for "Pull it All Apart")
Sonicbids EPK (with footage of The Kingpins from the 2003 JazzFest doing an Elvis Costello tune!!!)

Posted by lorraine at June 21, 2006 11:50 PM