MARCH MUSIC NEWS
GREETINGS fellow music lovers! a quick note about the great March shows at the Sea Monster..
what's new in MARCH?
we have had so much success with 8pm shows on THURSDAY nights, we are going to start featuring live music every WEDNESDAY starting at 8pm, and then continuing with the closing band at 10pm. find your new favorite jazz/funk/singer/songwriters like NICK MARDON, 322, DANDU, the WEATHER EXPERTS, LORD SHAMBLETON, JAZZ ABBEY, and more, AND IT'S ALL FREE! so please buy drinks and tip the bands!!
also new in MARCH.. OPEN MIC is BACK!!!
we are bringing our legendary OPEN MIC night back on TUESDAY's before JOE DORIA & PRESENTS from 8-10pm. EMILY MCVICKER is your host and will be there to present an a different showcase artist every week from 7-8pm. this is also a FREE music experience!
FUNKY 2 DEATH FRIDAYS are always awesome, but we are bumping up the party on FRIDAY March 8th with LEAH T & the BAKED GOODS (pop/soul) having their video release/performance 8pm. STINGSHARK (reggae/hip-hop/rock) will be opening up for F2D on Friday March 29th 8:30pm.
SATURDAY nights have been bigger than Friday's lately! 700 FUNK party features a rotating cast of Seattle's finest funk/soul musicians improvising the night away. this SATURDAY March 2nd catch EVAN FLORY BARNES on bass, JOE DORIA on Hammond B3 organ, THADDEUS TURNER on guitar, WOOGIE D on drums, MEDEARIS DIXON on sax, ALEX DUGDALE on bone/horn, ANDREW SEA MONSTER on vocals, and more! expect this kind of funky lineup every SATURDAY in MARCH!!
SATURDAY nights also feature a rotating cast of Seattle's finest live LATIN/CUBAN music 7pm. this SATURDAY catch ORCHESTRA ZARABANDA, a Cuban son big band featuring ELSPETH SAVANI on vocals, horn section, percussion, chorus, a real party!! expect a crowded dance floor with folks having a great time!
*ERIC MCFADDEN TRIO is coming back to SEA MONSTER on SUNDAY MARCH 31st!! the legendary rock guitar gypsy is coming through town with Seattle drummer DOUG PORT (DELVON LAMAR ORGAN TRIO/SCREENS) and BOB LOVELACE (AYRON JONES/MARMALADE). plus special guest!! get your tickets in advance $10 or $12 DOS.
*special MARDI GRAS show on TUESDAY MARCH 5TH with NEELA, featuring Mehnaz Hoosein and Renard Boissiere NEELA is an act whose repertoire is anchored in folk, pop and jazz traditions of world music. RENARD is a longtime New Orleans resident who has performed with NEVILLE'S, MAYTALS, MARSALIS', and many more stars! MEHNAZ is best known in Seattle for her world music band MAHNOOGI HI.
ENJOY YOUR MARCH!!