THE DENNIS BRENNAN BAND SEASON OPENER! with very special guest WARD HAYDEN of GIRLS, GUNS and GLORY ( now known as WARD HAYDEN and THE OUTLIERS)
Wednesday 9/19 - THE SEASON OPENER!
THE DENNIS BRENNAN BAND (featuring Duke Levine, Kevin Barry, Richard Gates and Billy Beard)
with very special guest WARD HAYDEN of GIRLS, GUNS and GLORY ( now known as WARD HAYDEN and THE OUTLIERS)
$10 advance / $12 at the door
8:30 doors / 9:30 show
The Dennis Brennan Band featuring Duke Levine, Kevin Barry, Richard Gates and Billy Beard return to the carpets of the Lizard Lounge for another season mining the fantastic songs of Dennis Brennan. This show is the first of this season so be sure to buy tickets early! Tonight features the frontman of Ward Hayden and The Outliers in an intimate look at one of Boston's best and most successful singer songwriters.
The Dennis Brennan Band was nominated for Best Ongoing Residency at the Lizard at last years Boston Music Awards and it's easy to see why. Look for frequent themes woven into their sets such as cities; Memphis, New Orleans, Los Angeles... or a style, Country, Knucklehead Rock, Garage...or a particular songwriter/s, Dan Penn, Goffin/King, Arthur Alexander, Ray Davies, Doug Sahm. In addition the band will mine much of the back catalog mixed in with the new material from the brand new CD INTO THIS WORLD released earlier this month. As the band did last season, special guests open the second set each week with a short set.
TONIGHT'S GUEST: WARD HAYDEN
One of Rolling Stones 10 New Artists You Need To Know Modern-day Buddy Holly plus Dwight Yoakam divided by the MavericksThink-y, soulful lyrics paired with a beat you can dance to. ROLLING STONE
Ward Hayden and the Outliers, formerly known as Girls, Guns and Glory (GGG), is a band from Boston, Massachusetts. They currently release music independently but formerly had signed with Lonesome Day Records and released albums with Sony RED, MRI and Dry Lightning Records in the US, as well as through Proper in the UK and Rough Trade in Europe. Their music is a mix of old school country, early rock 'n' roll, blues, and country rock. Inspiration is taken from Hank Williams, Johnny Cash and Johnny Horton classics. Ward Hayden and the Outliers has garnered four Boston Music Awards (BMA). They were the 2011 winner of the BMA for "Americana Artist of the Year", and were nominated for a fifth award in the "Live Artist of the Year" category.
The Lizard Lounge (View)
1667 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA 02138
|Minimum Age: 21|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|