Tuesday, February 26, 2013

John York concert in February

with Billy Darnell & Chad Watson
The show is filled with familiar Byrds tunes for sing-along, fine original songs and great interpretations of songs from the era. and the best music this side of Bob Dylan and the Band.

A former member of the legendary folk-rock band, The Byrds, and currently touring
with Barry McGuire, John York has played with The Mamas and the Papas, Dr. John, Johnny Rivers, Rick Danko, Richard Manuel, The Sir Douglas Quintet, Rolling Stones keyboardist Nicky Hopkins, and Blues legend Lightin' Hopkins. Joining him on stage will be Billy Darnell, who played guitar for the Gene Clark Byrds, The Everly Brothers, Dr. John and Doug Kershaw, and Roger McGuinn, and Chad Watson, legendary bass player for Janis Ian, Delaney Bramlett, Charlie Rich, Freddy Fender and countless other artists.
Come join us for an evening of great artistry and entertainment.
Thursday, February 28, 2013, 8pm $20
Coffee Gallery Back Stage
2029 N. Lake Ave. Altadena, CA 91001
Reservations: 626-798-6236, www.coffeegallery.com
P.S. Please make reservations if you are planning to come.

More info at: www.johnyorkmusic.com

Saturday, February 23, 2013

John York contributes to Carla Olson's new CD of duets (due in April 2013 and featuring one Gene Clark song)

The long awaited new Carla Olson album will be released in the U.S., Canada and Europe in April. The album, "Have Harmony, Will Travel", consists of all cover songs and each track features a guest vocalist:
You Can Come Cryin' To Me (Radney Foster) with Juice Newton
Look What You've Done (Wes Farrell & Bob Johnston) with Rob Waller (of I See Hawks In LA)
Love's Made A Fool Of You (Buddy Holly & Bob Montgomery) with James Intveld
Keep Searchin' (Del Shannon) with Peter Case
Still Waters (Chris Jagger) with Gary Myrick
She Don't Care About Time (Gene Clark) with Richie Furay
All I Needed Was You (Little Steven) with Scott Kempner
The First In Line (Paul Kennerley) with John York (of the Byrds)
Stringin' Me On (James Intveld) with Juice Newton
Upon A Painted Ocean (PF Sloan) with John York (of the Byrds)
8:05 (Jerry Miller & Don Stevenson of Moby Grape) with Peter Case
Til The Rivers All Run Dry (Wayland Holyfield & Don Williams) with Rob Waller
With instrumental support from: Clem Burke, Cindy Cashdollar, Mike Clinco, Skip Edwards, Tom Fillman, Barry Goldberg, Rick Hemmert, Tony Marsico, Tom Jr Morgan, Richard Podolor, Marty Rifkin, Pat Robinson, Gregg Sutton, John York.
U.S. and Canada: http://www.bustedflatrecords.com
Europe: http://www.continental.nl

Thursday, February 21, 2013

David Crosby on Don Felder CD from 2012

We've just been informed by one of Byrds Flyght's visitors that David Crosby appears on ex-Eagles DON FELDER's album ROAD TO FOREVER from October 2012.