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Friends of Jeff Golub All-Star Memorial Benefit Concert [SOLD OUT]
B.B. Kings Blues Club & Grill, NYC
January 21st, 8:00PM
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Special All-Star Benefit Show…
A superb line up of musicians will perform in the Friends of Jeff Golub All-Star Memorial Benefit Concert at B.B. Kings Blues Club & Grill in New York City’s Times Square on *Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 8pm.
The show will take place in memory of the late Jeff Golub and will benefit his family.
In generous support, the following musicians have committed to perform:
Tony Beard, Steve Barbuto, Lionel Cordew, Josh Dion, Mitch Forman, Tony Garnier, Conrad Korsch, Jeff Levine, Sammy Merendino, Shawn Pelton, John Pondel, Jon Pousette-Dart, John Putnam, Larry Saltzman, Roger Squitero, Jonny Rosch, & Kenny White.
Additional artists will be announced shortly — as well as up to the day of the show — pending tour schedules.
Please join us for a stellar night of contemporary jazz, blues and everything in between… in memory of our friend, Jeff Golub.
General Admission$45 Advance / $55 Day of Show First Come, First Seated
Full Dinner Menu Available.
NOTE: $10 Minimum Per Person, For All Tables, All Ages
(VIP Reserved Booths are SOLD OUT.)
ABOUT JEFF GOLUB:
Dynamic contemporary jazz guitarist Jeff Golub, who called New York City home for more than 3 decades, released 11 solo albums as well as 3 CD’s as the leader of the instrumental band Avenue Blue. His most recent releases include 2011’s blues CD, “The Three Kings” with the Jeff Golub Band and featuring Henry Butler on vocals and keyboard and 2013’s “Train Keeps A Rolling” with Brian Auger. The contemporary jazz and blues guitarist is also well known for his work with Billy Squier as well as Rod Stewart, performing with Stewart on four albums and five world tours.
Although losing his sight in 2011, Jeff continued to perform through 2013 and then began to experience a rapid decline. This past October, doctors discovered Golub was suffering from Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP), a degenerative brain disease that has no cure. PSP is untreatable and aggressive. Over the last year, the disease began to adversely affect Jeff’s balance, speech, and control of his body.
Sadly, on January 1st Jeff Golub passed away at the age of 59, surrounded by his loving family.
CLICK HERE to learn more about PSP.
SCHEDULE OF UPCOMING EVENTS
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- January 18
The Sideman Sessions
- February 17
70’s Soul Jam Valentine’s Concert