James Armstrong Presents ~ Sam Crain & Friends
August 17 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pmFREE
The band started in 2006, scaled down from a Quartet, with Bill Schlipf replacing Kevin Ellis on bass. Bill has played with the Merchant Street Rowdies, Jazz Chocolat and many other ensembles in the area. Drummer Don Cochran had played in the Barrington Coleman Trio, and has worked with Sam since 1998. Their first gig was at Robbie’s on January 27 (Mozart’s birthday). They also played at The Loft in Springfield, and Medici’s & Central Station in Bloomington. Their second Robbie’s gig that year was on September 26th (Snoop Dogg’s birthday).
The Alamo kitchen will be OPEN. NO cover charge!