Saturday, September 18, 2010

BARRENCE & SAVAGES DELIVER!

BARRENCE WHITFIELD & THE SAVAGES

They were even better than I thought they'd be. In case you missed my Barrence Whitfield interview yesterday, the R&B belter from Boston reunited, first time in nearly a quarter century, with two original members of The Savages, Peter Greenberg, now a Taos resident, and Phil Lenker.
BARRENCE WHITFIELD & THE SAVAGES
The crowd was far smaller than it should have been (proving true what that gal told The Santa Fe Reporter this week, "My experience of nightlife in Santa Fe is, when I’m looking for something really cool, I can’t find it and, when I’ve found something really cool, I wish more people were there.") But those who were there got a good taste of what Barrence is all about.

Check my snapshots HERE.

If you live in Albuquerque, you've still got a chance. Barrence and The Savages will be at Low Spirits, 2823 Second St. N.W., 8 p.m. tonight. Don't be an idiot, just go!

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