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Brian Setzer Orchestra: Christmas Rocks Extravaganza
Center for the ArtsNovember 23, 2014 7:30 PM
103 Center for the Arts
Buffalo, NY 14260
New York-based musician Brian Setzer was one of the heroes of rockabilly in the 1980s and subsequently an essential part of rockabilly's partial rise to a popular 21st century sonic aesthetic. Setzer is also famous for combining the rockabilly sound with the big band jazz sounds of the 1940s, creating a raucous, grandiose sound that took to stages and audiences around the world. Setzer also writes and releases as a solo artist, in addition to his Brian Setzer Orchestra band, and is known for his Christmas renditions.
Based on David Maraniss's book When Pride Still Mattered: A Life of Vince Lombardi, the theatrical production Lombardi is based on the life and times of world-renowned American football coach Vince Lombardi. Although little is known about the man whom the Super Bowl trophy is named after, the show sheds light on the life and mannerisms of the legendary coach who would go on to change the world's perception the uniquely American sport of football.
Falling under the "intelligent pop" genre because of its incorporation of historical references and diverse musical styles, the Canadian outfit Stars crafts lush tracks that highlight vocalist Amy Millan's songbird vocal style. The group has been releasing albums since 2001 and has a respectable following in Canada, despite being considered somewhat of an art house band in the U.S.
Once known as Buffalo Old Home Week (started in 1907!), this distinctive event showcases the Queen City in all of its glory. Former citizens come back and reunite alongside old friends, colleagues, and family for the Indie Market, Spotlight on Buffalo Successes, Buffalo Tours, and many more events across the city.