Jimmy Dillon Band "Live At Sweetwater" Album Release Party

Jimmy Dillon Band "Live At Sweetwater" Album Release Party

Sat, May 13, 2017

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

$24.00 - $27.00

This event is all ages

The band will feature:

Jimmy Dillon - Guitar & Vocals
Robert Powell - Pedal Steel/Guitar & Vocals
Eric McCann - Bass
Kirk Snedeker - Drums
Dallis Craft - Vocals

 

Jimmy Dillon
Jimmy Dillon
In his long and stellar career as an A-list sideman, guitarist Jimmy Dillon has toured the world with the late,great Clarence Clemons and shared stages with Sting, Springsteen, Dylan and Santana. Now Mill Valley's own guitar hero steps into the spotlight to celebrate the silver anniversary of "Bad and Blue," the critically-acclaimed solo album he unveiled at Sweetwater 25 years ago. Bonnie Raitt once called him "a bad ass guitar player." Anyone care to argue? (Paul Liberatore -Marin IJ )

The band features:
Jimmy Dillon - Guitar & Vocals
Robert Powell - Pedal Steel/Guitar & Vocals
Eric McCann - Bass
Kirk Snedeker - Drums
Dallis Craft - Vocals
Dallis Craft
Dallis Craft
San Francisco native Dallis Craft has earned a reputation as a talented and versatile entertainer. As a keyboard/rhythm guitar player and vocalist, she has performed and toured with K.T. Oslin, David Frizzell, Mandy Barnett, and actor Bruce Willis as a featured vocalist in his band, The Accelerators. She can be heard on numerous recordings, including those of Pee Wee Ellis, Huey Lewis and the News, John Lee Sanders, Jimmy Dillon, Melvin Seals, Jesse Colin Young and Greg Kihn. National television commercials include Red Lobster, AT&T, and Rice-a-Roni.

With a stage presence that is energetic and charismatic and vocal performances that can be described as world class, she has become a popular audience pleaser opening for such notables as Hall and Oates, Dwight Yoakam, Shawn Colvin, Tim McGraw, Rodney Crowell, and Steve Winwood and other rock, country, and pop headliners to sold-out amphitheater crowds anther rock, country, and pop headliners - solo or with her band.

While living and working in Nashville, as a session vocalist and keyboardist, she performed in the house band for the nationally acclaimed Western Beat Roots Revival, a weekly live radio broadcast of Americana music, where she enjoyed working with many new as well as established artists. Such a creative and supportive environment served to enhance her songwriting skills.
Venue Information:
Sweetwater Music Hall
19 Corte Madera Ave.
Mill Valley, CA, 94941
http://www.sweetwatermusichall.com/