The Billy Sea Plays At Barking Leg Theater March 14

Thursday, February 06, 2014

The Billy Sea featuring Mary Lucey of The Biscuit Burners will be in concert at Barking Legs Theater on Friday, March 14, at 8 p.m.  Lynn and Lou Wamp will be the opening duo for the evening.

Review for The Billy Sea and Mary Lucey:

The Global Americana trio The Billy Sea features slide guitar revolutionary Billy Cardine, who ropes you in for a ride with beautifully crafted melodies, hypnotic grooves combined with an Appalachian flare. The powerhouse trio is balanced by the colorful rhythmic structure of world-renowned multi-percussionist, River Guerguerian and the melodic original voicings of six string bassist, Jake Wolf.

 For more information visit http://www.thebillysea.com.

Tickets are $12 in advance or $15 at the door.  Visit http://barkinglegs.org/events/ for tickets.

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