Professor Louie & The Crowmatix repertoire is steeped in American roots music. Their 2017 recording Crowin’ The Blues has been on The Contemporary Blues charts in the top 20 for the first four months of 2017 and is not showing any signs of slowing down. Their CD, Music From Hurley Mountain, was voted best concept record & group by Radio Crystal Blue in 2016.This GRAMMY-nominated Woodstock, NY group plays 150 shows a year in the US and worldwide and have been inducted into Blues Hall Of Fame, New York Chapter and hold a permanent place in the Canada South Blues Museum in Windsor Canada. They will be joined by The Woodstock Horns from Syracuse, NY and will be playing their original songs plus favorites from The Band – Bob Dylan – Van Morrison – Gospel & Blues.
Professor Louie (Keys-Accordion,Vocals) collaborated with Rock n Roll Hall Of Fame group The Band for over 16 years and played and produced their hit Atlantic City. Rick Danko christened him Professor Louie due to his work and friendship with The Band.
John Platania (Guitar-Vocals) is known for his great performances with Van Morrison for over thirty years and collaborated with Van creating some top hits such as Domino.
Gary Burke (Drums) performed with Bob Dylan’s The Rolling Thunder Review and recorded and toured extensively with Joe Jackson.
Miss Marie (Vocals-Percussionist-Keys) performed and recorded with Levon Helm, Rick Danko, Garth Hudson and was an integral part of Mercury Rev’s Gold Album Deserters Song.
Frank Campbell (Bass-Vocals) was Levon Helm’s music director with the Woodstock All-stars touring the USA and performed & recorded with Steve Forbert on tour.
Jeff Stockham (Trumpet) leads the four piece Woodstock Horns / Syracuse Chapter.