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Carolina Chocolate Drops

April 2 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

| $34.50

Carolina Chocolate Drops

MusicWednesday, April 2 • 7:30pm • $34.50

Part of the American Roots & Branches Series

The Carolina Chocolate Drops are revisiting, with a joyful vengeance, black string-band and jug-band music of the Twenties and Thirties—the dirt-floor dance electricity of the Mississippi Sheiks and Cannon’s Jug Stompers.”

The band features  Rhiannon Giddens (fiddle, banjo, vocals), Hubby Jenkins (guitar, mandolin, vocals), cellist Malcolm Parson and multi-instrumentalist Rowan Corbett.

In early 2014 – Nonesuch records will release a new cd produced by T-Bone Burnett.

The Birds of Chicago will open the concert.

WATCH CAROLINA CHOCOLATE DROPS

Students with a valid ID may purchase tickets at half off the regular adult rate one hour prior to showtime. Student rush tickets are not available in conjunction with any other discount offer, are limited to two tickets per ID and are subject to availability.

Details

Date:
April 2
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$34.50

Venue

The Egg
Empire Plaza, Albany,
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Phone:
(518) 473-1845