Jimmy Vivino

The Bijou Theatre Proudly Presents

Jimmy Vivino

Special Guest - Duke Levine

Wed · June 27, 2018

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

$25.00 - $40.00

Jimmy Vivino
Jimmy Vivino
JIMMY VIVINO
and THE EASTCOAST BLUESOUL ROCKERS
Songs From Out Of The Woodwork Tour
Musical influences and some original thoughts on the Blues, Soul and Rock & Roll...
JIMMY VIVINO serves as the Music Director on the TBS late night show CONAN. Vivino has been with Conan O'Brien since the first episode of Late Night with Conan O'Brien in September 1993. In addition to his solo work, Vivino plays with the successful Beatles tribute band The Fab Faux. Vivino has also recorded and played live with such legends as Johnnie Johnson, Hubert Sumlin, Levon Helm and Al Kooper. Earlier in his career Jimmy got his start producing playing and arranging for such artists as Phoebe Snow, Laura Nyro, John Sebastian and Donald Fagen. “I’m just a Bluesman with a pretty good job”
Jesse Williams (Bass) has performed almost 10,000 shows worldwide, from CBGB’s to The NOLA Jazz Fest, backing up Al Kooper, Duke Robillard, Johnny A. A musical chameleon, JW is a first call freelancer who plays everything from trad jazz with New Black Eagle Jazz Band, to jazz rock with Julien Kasper. He’s backed: Bucky Pizarelli, Maria Muldaur, Johnnie Johnson, Ruth Brown, Jay McShann, Jimmy McGriff, John Hammond, Percy Sledge, Jay Geils, Susan Tedeschi, Charles Neville, Jimmy Vivino, Elan Trottman, Henry Butler
Mark Teixeira (Drums) has recorded and performed with a host of Blues and American music greats. Including playing on couple of Grammy nominated albums as a member of The Duke Robillard Band. A partial list includes Al Kooper’s Funky Faculty, The Rekooperators (fronted by Jimmy Vivino and Al Kooper), Little Milton, Ruth Brown, Johnny Johnson, James Harmon, Billy Boy Arnold, Kim Wilson, Jimmy McGriff, Joe Louis Walker, John Hammond, Scott Hamilton, Otis Clay, Roomful Of Blues, Rick Danko and now this great new Band with Jimmy and Bassist extraordinaire Jesse Williams...
Special Guest - Duke Levine
Special Guest - Duke Levine
Guitarist Robert “Duke” Levine was born and raised in Worcester, MA. He moved to Boston to study music and graduated from the New England Conservatory.

In addition to releasing five records of instrumental guitar music, Duke Levine divides his time between the studio and the road. He has recorded and/or performed live with Mary Chapin Carpenter, Peter Wolf, Rosanne Cash, Lee Ann Womack, The J. Geils Band, Dennis Brennan, Aimee Mann, Jonatha Brooke, Kathy Mattea, The Del Fuegos, Otis Rush, The Boston Pops, Bono, and many others.

TV appearances include The Late Show w/ David Letterman, The Tonight Show, Late Show w/Conan O’Brien, Late Night w/ Jimmy Fallon, Austin City Limits, and Soundstage.

You can hear his playing on film scores such as “Lone Star”, “The Opposite Of Sex”, “Passion Fish”, “Honeydripper” and “Music Of The Heart”.

-Played on the new Peter Wolf record "A Cure For Loneliness" - Out April 8, Concord Records

-Toured w/ Peter Wolf in 2016

-Played on Lee Ann Womack's (2015) Grammy nominated "The Way I'm Livin".

-2015/16: Toured with Roseanne Cash.
Venue Information:
Bijou Theatre
275 Fairfield Ave
Bridgeport, CT, 06605
https://www.BijouTheatreCT.com