7PM – DOORS
8.15 – Magic Band 1st set
9.05 – Interval
21.30 – Magic Band 2nd set
22.30 – Finish
Under the Bridge presents
The Magic Band
“plays the music of Captain Beefheart”
Three’s the magic number as The Magic Band make their third appearance at Under the Bridge! Fans of Captain Beefheart won’t, wouldn’t and couldn’t miss this! Avant-garde blues at its finest and most rambunctious!
Sharing the vision of celebrating the music of the late Don Van Vliet aka Captain Beefheart, original member John “Drumbo” French^ share the stage with guitarists Eric Klerks & Max Kutner, and drummer Andrew Niven to re-visit the classic Beefheart tunes with renewed fervour.
John “Drumbo” French – Vocals, Harmonica, Saxophone, Drums
Eric Klerks – Guitar
Andrew Niven – Drums
Max Kutner – Guitar*
Brian Havey – Keyboards
*in 2015, Denny Walley left the band, to be replaced by Grandmothers of Invention guitar hero, Max Kutner
^ Recently John French was ranked #48 in Rolling Stone magazine’s 100 Greatest Drummers of All Time Poll (click for more info)!
14s – 17s must be accompanied by an adult