Frisco Colorado BBQ Challenge song lineup announced
May 26, 2017 - bbq set
The city of Frisco has announced a song lineup for a 24th annual Colorado BBQ Challenge, kicking off on Thursday, Jun 15, and stability by Father’s Day weekend.
Thursday, Jun 15
A Herbie Hancock reverence rope featuring members of The Motet, a obvious despondency organisation from Denver, will start things off with a set from 8 p.m. to 9:30.
The rope will underline Joey Porter on keys, Dave Watts on drums, Garrett Sayers on bass, Drew Sayers on sax and Dan Schwindt on guitar. They will play a funkiest song from a 1970’s Herbie Hancock songbook with a lot of improvisation, low grooves and extended solos.
Friday, Jun 16
The subsequent day, solo artist Lipbone Redding will play from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., followed by a Futurebirds from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
In a city press release, Lipbone is described as “a singularly singular solo artist” that doesn’t use electronic effects. The Futurebirds are described as being “known for their high appetite shows and nation stone infused sound,” that facilities “reverb-soaked four-part harmonies upheld by pedal steel guitar, rhythmic percussion, banjo, mandolin, and acoustic and electric guitars with complicated feedback, and has been described as ‘psychedelic country.'”
The New Orleans Suspects will finish off a day with a set from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The rope is done adult of “refugees” from other New Orleans bands including a Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Neville Brothers an a Radiators. They are famous for “their high-energy live shows” and “create song that is resolutely secure in a complicated New Orleans sound with constrained originals and beautiful covers,” a recover said.
Saturday, Jun 17
The Beau Thomas Band, a internal favorite, will lead things off on Saturday, personification from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The 28-year-old acoustic singer-songwriter is a sixth era Colorado local who plays an brew of strange song and cover tunes.
The Nuns of Brixton, a Clash cover rope from South London, will play from 12:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. They are pronounced to “deliver abrasive live renditions of a Clash catalog with unmatched recklessness” and have been building a solid following given 2010.
Blues guitar fable Tinsley Ellis will yield a weekend’s shutting act from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Sunday. Ellis, a longtime tie of a Atlanta blues scene, has achieved for 4 decades and played sets with Buddy Guy, Albert Collins, Otis Rush, a Allmans and many more.
In further to grill and live music, a 2017 Frisco BBQ Challenge will also underline cook demos, a whiskey tour, a firefighter cook-off, kids’ activities, pig races and a Bacon Burner 6K run.