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    • 11
    • dec

    School of Rock Rockville Centre Hosts Room Dedication Event to Honor WILL CALHOUN & DOUG WIMBISH of LIVING COLOUR:

    Celebration and Performances presented by School of Rock Rockville Centre and Caelum Music Productions

    On December 20th, 2014, School of Rock in Rockville Centre will officially
    be honoring Will Calhoun & Doug Wimbish with a ribbon cutting and room
    dedication ceremony. Along with the room dedication, School of Rock
    Rockville Centre and Caelum Music Productions present a musical celebration
    with performances from Troy, The Inoculated Canaries, Craving Strange and
    of course Doug and Will.

    Both will be in attendance for the dedication of the Will Calhoun Drum
    Room and Doug Wimbish Bass Room as well as for the evening’s celebration
    and performances. Will and Doug are accomplished musicians, known primarily
    for their work with Living Colour, however also known for their extensive
    session work with artists ranging from the Rolling Stones to Harry
    Belafonte, and also their individual and collective solo projects. Behind
    the scenes they actively support and nurture local communities with events
    and activities that further youth music education. The event, taking place
    on December 20th, 2014, will feature live performances and a meet & greet.
    Refreshments to be provided.

    *Living Colour is a Grammy Award winning rock band best known for their
    double platinum album, Vivid. Calhoun is a versatile drummer known for his
    style that blends advanced funk fusion, drum-and-bass, and world percussion
    with rock and metal grooves. Wimbish is a bass player known for his
    versatility, use of bass effects, extended hand techniques, and is
    considered a pioneer in hip hop bass playing for his work with Sugarhill
    Records.*

    *Additional Info: By Invitation Only, 2 p.m. School of Rock, 197 N. Long
    Beach Rd. Rockville Centre, New York, 11570. (516) 599-5909*

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    • 24
    • nov

    Piggybacking on the Nov 13th announcement re: postponed December tour dates:

    “While we don’t want to disappoint our fans,” explained guitarist Vernon Reid, “we need this time to finish recording the new album. We will be back in February with new material. We really appreciate our fans’ support and want to make the best record we can.”

    Here’s a list of the confirmed rescheduled US dates (including Shiprocked dates) :

    Feb 2nd – 5th – ShipRocked Cruise
    Feb 6th – Culture Room – Ft. Lauderdale, FL – TicketMaster
    Feb 7th – State Theatre – St. Petersburg, FL – Ticketmaster
    Feb 9th – Cat’s Cradle – Carrboro, NC – Ticketfly
    Feb 10th – Rams Head On Stage – Annapolis, MD – Ticketfly

    Feb 12th – Tally Ho Theatre – Leesburg, VA – Tally Ho tickets
    Feb 13th – Ridgefield Playhouse – Ridgefield, CT – Ridgefield tickets

    Check out the tour section for add’l dates!

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    • 13
    • nov

    LC2104

    NEW YORK, Nov. 13 – Living Colour, the multi-platinum rock band whose music Rolling Stone described as “an intoxicating brew of hard, grinding rock with splashes of funk, jazz, reggae and pop,” have returned to the studio to finish work on Shade, their forthcoming album.

    The band has also postponed a number of their fall tour dates in order to spend the remainder of the year working on their sixth studio offering. However, Living Colour will be playing four area shows before the end of the year:

    Nov. 28 New York, NY Irving Plaza
    Nov. 29 Londonderry, NH Tupelo Music Hall (SOLD OUT)
    Nov. 30 Boston, MA Paradise Rock Club
    Dec. 1 Philadelphia, PA World Café Live

    “While we don’t want to disappoint our fans,” explained guitarist Vernon Reid, “we need this time to finish recording the new album. We will be back in February with new material. We really appreciate our fans’ support and want to make the best record we can.”

    Dates that have been postponed are:

    Dec. 3 Stafford Springs, CT Stafford Palace Theatre
    Dec. 4 Newton, NJ The Newton Theatre
    Dec. 5 Ridgefield, CT Ridgefield Playhouse
    Dec. 6 Leesburg, VA Tally Ho Theatre
    Dec. 7 Hanover, MD Maryland Live Casino
    Dec. 9 Nashville, TN City Winery Nashville
    Dec. 10 Carrboro, NC Cat’s Cradle
    Dec. 12 Ft. Lauderdale, FL The Culture Room
    Dec. 13 St. Petersburg, FL The State Theatre
    Dec. 14 Atlanta, GA The Masquerade

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    www.LivingColour.com

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