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"Honky Tonk Country" Attila Viola - guitar/ vocals Ian Lamson - guitar Sam Smiley - guitar Craig Manrique - drums Tony Kukulich - bass Attila Viola & The Bakersfield Boys is a Bakersfield-Inspired Honky-Tonk Country band, based on the music of Merle Haggard and many of his hard driving friends and musical progeny. A very guitar-centric band, featuring Ian Lamson on Lead Guitar (formerly 10 years on the road with Elvin Bishop) and Sam Smiley on Telecaster Lead Guitar (Chicago Chickin Picker) who has written books about the Roy Nichols Style of Telecaster Guitar, and Rob Clot on Pedal Steel (30 years as a professional Country Steel Guitarist) and Attila Viola on Lead Vocals: formerly involved in the New York City country music scene in the 70s and 80s.

Date & Time

November 18, 2016

8:00PM - 10:00PM