Westport Blues, Views & BBQ Festival (A Gallery)
September 8, 2017 - bbq set
Westport Blues, Views BBQ Festival (A Gallery)
The tenth annual Westport Blues, Views BBQ Festival brought a decidedly New Orleans season to Connecticut over a weekend as Saturday boasted The New Orleans Suspects and Little Feat’s Paul Barrere Fred Tackett teaming for a collaborative set of originals along with a “Dixie Chicken” closer featuring a Bonerama horns.
Elsewhere, Galactic headlined Saturday night featuring an coming from Mean Willie Green on drums, fasten Stanton Moore for a full New Orleans-style drum jam. The Bonerama horns also returned to assist Galactic during a jam.
On Sunday, Brandon Niederauer strike a theatre for a “Taz Friends” set that enclosed Trey Anastasio Band horn territory members James Casey and Natalie Cressman as good as Elise Testone on vocals and Mark Rechler on keys. Guitarist Eric McFadden emerged after to supplement guitar to “Whipping Post” with Niederauer. Anders Osborne afterwards strike a theatre with his band, welcoming Deep Banana Blackout’s Rob Sommerville on sax during a set.
Sunday wrapped adult as Deep Banana Blackout played their home state with Niederauer, Testone and Rechler all rising during one indicate during a set for “Red Hot Mama” to move a weekend to a close. Dino Perrucci common photos from a festival.