concerts

Concerts

Hang out and have fun at Sonny’s
There’s nothing like spending a nice evening with friends listening to live music in the outdoors. Sonny’s Place makes it happen!

On select nights we have live music inside the  Sonny’s Pavilion There’s room for 500+ and a full bar is available, as well as great food from Chef Marco and other refreshments.
Cap off an afternoon of fun on the Go Kart track by kicking back and enjoying an evening of great food, fun, and friends. It will be music to your ears!

Upcoming Concert Schedule 2018

 

Friday, May 4

Night Shift – 8:00pm

From their website: “​Nightshift is a dynamic ’60s, ’70s and ’80s cover band made up of five of Connecticut’s most well known and experienced musicians. They only play the most popular songs, the most FUN songs and the most danceable songs that audiences of all ages LOVE to dance to and sing along with!” http://www.nightshiftbandct.com/

 


 

Saturday, May 5

The Whole Enchilada – 8:00pm

Come enjoy a night of great live music with The Whole Enchilada! Cinco de Mayo Margarita Night

 

  


 

Sunday, May 6

Desert Rain – 4:00pm

From their Facebook: “With a fearless love for the song coupled with a strong urge to make people dance, Desert Rain Trio plays the gems from Johnny Cash, The Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan, Talking Heads to Bob Marley–covering blues, rock, country, reggae, funk, and every genre in between. Desert Rain shows are genuinely fun and performed with a certain warmth, intimacy, and confidence that comes with playing for many years.” https://www.facebook.com/desertrainct/

  


 

Friday, May 11

UnionJack – 8:00pm

From their Facebook: “Featuring the look and sounds of the 1960’s British Invasion era, UnionJack takes you back to the days of The Beatles, Gerry & the Pacemakers, DC 5, Rolling Stones, Kinks, Yardbirds, Hollies, Searchers, Hermits and many others.” https://www.facebook.com/UnionJack-British-Invasion-Band-10366459452/

 


 

jeff-pitchell

Saturday, May 12

Jeff Pitchell – 8:00pm

Don’t miss your chance to see Jeff Pitchell play his “Billboard award winning, high energy Rhythm and Blues, Rock, Soul and Funk!” From his website: “Jeff Pitchell is an internationally acclaimed dynamic singer, songwriter, guitarist, and actor. Jeff achieved national recognition when his last CD, Heavy Hitter (Pyramid Records/EMI) reached #7 on the Billboard Charts, selling more CDs than Delbert McClinton, Robert Cray, Etta James, Johnny Lee Hooker & Muddy Waters.” www.jeffpitchell.com

  


 

Sunday, May 13

Kingdom of Jones – 4:00pm

Mother’s Day. Come enjoy a night of great live music with Kingdom of Jones! www.facebook.com/kingdomofjones/

 

 


 

Friday, May 18

Tommy Whalen and the Ragged edge – 8:00pm

From his Facebook page: “Tommy is a veteran musician, recognized all over New England. The band plays an eclectic mix of Blues, Rock, Soul & Funk.” www.facebook.com/tommywhalenmusic/

 


 

trailertrash

Saturday, May 19

Trailer Trash – 8:00pm

From their website: “Come and sing along to all the songs you sing in your car while no one is looking. Put on a pair of boots and a cowboy hat if you like, or just come as you are, and enjoy a night of great music and fun! This ain’t what your Grandpa labeled “country”…This is TRAILER TRASH!” www.trailertrash413.com

 


 

Lobsterz From Marz

Sunday, May 20

Lobsterz From Marz – 4:00pm

From their Facebook page: “New England’s favorite Grateful Dead cover band for 30 years and counting! Playing the music of the Grateful Dead for 30 years and truckin’ on!” Facebook – Lobsterz From Marz

 


 

Friday, May 25

John Cantalini Band – 8:00pm

Come enjoy a night of great live music with the John Cantalini Band! www.facebook.com/john.cantalini

 

 


 

Saturday, May 26

Feel Good Drift – 8:00pm

From their Facebook: “Much like a DJ, Feel Good Drift performs a wide variety of mash-ups from your favorite artists.” www.facebook.com/feelgooddrift/

 


 

Acoustic Rick

Sunday, May 27

Acoustic Rick – 4:00pm

From his website: “I have been singin’ and pickin’ for over 30 years. During those magical years, I have compiled a repertoire of over 1000 songs covering every genre including Rock, Country, Bluegrass, Jazz, Folk, Oldies, and even Show Tunes.” www.acoustic-rick.com

 


 

tom-kopyto

Monday, May 28

Tom Kopyto Music Studio – 1:00pm

Labor Day. Come enjoy a live show by students from the Tom Kopyto Music Studio. “East Longmeadow’s neighborhood music school with over two decades of experience.” www.tomkopyto.com

 


 

Dave Brunette

Thursday, May 31

Dave Brunette Band – 7:00pm

From his website: “His musical style is a combination of his edgy and raw rock roots mixed with Pop, Blues, Jazz and classical. Inspired by the likes of Jeff Beck, Leslie West, Jimi Hendrix, J.S. Bach, Larry Carlton, Pat Metheny etc.” www.davebrunette.com

 


 

Friday, June 1

Whiskey Wine & Coke – 8:00pm

From their Facebook page: “We are a musical trio with a male and female lead singer and acoustic guitarist. We cover songs from the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s and 90’s and modern country. Through the intimacy of a trio, we engage our audience to experience musical nostalgia while dancing and singing along to timeless favorites!” www.facebook.com/whiskeywineandcoke/

 


 

Saturday, June 2

LA’s BackStage Pass – 8:00pm

From their Facebook page: “Grab your friends, board the BSP jet, and come back with us for a night in the 80’s!” www.facebook.com/LAsBackstagepass/

 


 

The Kings

Sunday, June 3

The Kings – 4:00pm

From their Facebook page: “The band always keeps you guessing which familiar songs they might put their own spin on, and they will keep the room moving all night long. The best thing about The King’s is that they always have you thinking, “what the heck are they gonna do next??” www.facebook.com/TheKingsMusic

 


 

Thursday, June 7

Tony Valley Duo  – 7:00pm

Come enjoy a night of great live music with the Tony Valley Duo! www.facebook.com/TonyVEntertainment/

 

 


 

Friday, June 8

Aquanett – 8:00pm

Rock 102’s Work Release Program (5pm) presents Aquanett. Come meet your favorite DJ’s from Rock 102 and enjoy food specials starting at 5pm with Aquanett playing live starting at 8pm. From their website: “Aquanett has been labeled “New England’s most authentic tribute to the 80’s.” Their look, authentic sound to the original artists and dedication to their fans have been keeping people coming out again and again for over a decade. Aquanett covers bands from Ozzy to Metallica, Bon Jovi to Poison.” http://www.aquanett.com/

 


 

Saturday, June 9

Change Up – 8:00pm

From their Facebook: “Sick of hearing the same old songs by another one of those “party bands”..come check out Change-Up…CT’s newest Rock Cover band..Where we do just that..change it up!! From Metallica to Live, Godsmack to Pink Floyd, Incubus to Ozzy,Three Days Grace to Red Hot Chilli Peppers,Rage Against the Machine to Phil Collins,Sevendust to Candlebox,Foo Fighters to Micheal Jackson(yeah MJ WHAT!!!)..you get the idea. Theres somthing for everyone at a Change- UP show…” https://www.facebook.com/changeupct/

 


 

Sunday, June 10

Commander Cody with special guest Cold Train – 3:00pm

From Commander Cody’s website: “Artist, musician, and pioneering band leader Commander Cody helped invent a whole new style of music during the early 1970’s, a period regarded as the height of rock innovation. Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen were one of the original groups to fuse divergent strains of American roots music -stripped down basic rock and roll, rhythm and blues, jazz, bop, country, western swing, and rockabilly- and create an innovative, yet familiar and convincing sound.” www.commandercody.com From Cold Train’s website: “Cold Train’s unique group of musicians play a tribute to music born in America’s south land where Rock & Roll and Blues collided at the cross roads of American music. A sound that became coined as good ole’ American “Southern Rock”. A smoking band custom built for good time people.” www.coldtrainband.com

 


 

Thursday, June 14

Triple Play – 7:00pm

Come enjoy a great night with live music from Triple Play! www.tripleplaytrio.com

 

 


 

floyd-patterson-band

Friday, June 15

Floyd Patterson – 8:00pm

A solo evening with Floyd Patterson playing your favorite classic R&B songs. www.floydpattersonband.com

 

 


 

johnny-sixgun

Saturday, June 16

Johnny Sixgun – 8:00pm

From their Facebook page: “Classic Rock – LOUD” https://www.facebook.com/Johnny-Sixgun-245529324116/

 

 


 

Sunday, June 17

Desert Rain – 4:00pm

Father’s Day. From their Facebook: “With a fearless love for the song coupled with a strong urge to make people dance, Desert Rain Trio plays the gems from Johnny Cash, The Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan, Talking Heads to Bob Marley–covering blues, rock, country, reggae, funk, and every genre in between. Desert Rain shows are genuinely fun and performed with a certain warmth, intimacy, and confidence that comes with playing for many years.” https://www.facebook.com/desertrainct/

 


 

Thursday, June 21

Heaven Help The Fool – 7:00pm

Summer Solstice. Come enjoy a night of great Grateful Dead style live music with Heaven Help the Fool!

 

 


 

trailertrash

Friday, June 22

Trailer Trash – 8:00pm

From their website: “Come and sing along to all the songs you sing in your car while no one is looking. Put on a pair of boots and a cowboy hat if you like, or just come as you are, and enjoy a night of great music and fun! This ain’t what your Grandpa labeled “country”…This is TRAILER TRASH!” www.trailertrash413.com

 


 

Saturday, June 23

Collective Difference – 8:00pm

From their Facebook page: “Our “collective difference” is that we bring together a range of experience and genres, rocking favorites from Journey, Bon Jovi, Styx, Queen, Train, the Cars, AC/DC, and REO Speedwagon, as well as No Doubt, Melissa Etheridge, Janis, Elvis, Bruno Mars, and even some surprises!” www.facebook.com/collectivelydifferent/

 


 

savage-brothers

Sunday, June 24

Savage Brothers – 4:00pm

Come enjoy a show from fan favorites The Savage Brothers at Sonny’s Place! From their website: “The Savage Brothers, a Hartford based band established in 1984, is a 6 piece funkin’, rockin’, and rhythm group. The Savage Brothers have shared the stage with such acts such as Tower of Power, Joan Osborne, James Cotton, Southside Johnny, Lisa Lisa, The Guess Who, Marshall Tucker, and John Cafferty. ” www.savagebrothersband.com

 


 

Thursday, June 28

1220 – 7:00pm

From their website: “We play a versatile combination of classic and top 40 rock hits along with original music.” www.1220online.com

 


 

Friday, June 29

Vinyl Revolution – 8:00pm

From their Facebook page: “VINYL REVOLUTION performs the most popular Rock songs from the biggest bands of the 1970’s, re-creating the vivid experience of Classic Rock from what many consider to be the genre’s greatest decade. Their high energy show fully engages the crowd, with faithful song renditions that capture the raw energy and power that has made this style of music one of the most popular of all time. Aerosmith, Beatles, Chicago, Doors, Eric Clapton, Fleetwood Mac and on through the alphabet of great artists. A group of elite musicians who have worked with members of Bob Seger’s Silver Bullet Band, Grammy Award winner Holly Knight and nationally acclaimed Led Zeppelin tribute band Physical Graffiti have joined forces to create the new standard of excellence in live music performance” www.facebook.com/vinrevo/

 


 

The Kings

Saturday, June 30

The Kings – 1:00pm

From their Facebook page: “The band always keeps you guessing which familiar songs they might put their own spin on, and they will keep the room moving all night long. The best thing about The King’s is that they always have you thinking, “what the heck are they gonna do next??” www.facebook.com/TheKingsMusic

 

cold-train

Saturday, June 30

Cold Train – 8:00pm

From their website: “Cold Train’s unique group of musicians play a tribute to music born in America’s south land where Rock & Roll and Blues collided at the cross roads of American music. A sound that became coined as good ole’ American “Southern Rock”. A smoking band custom built for good time people.” www.coldtrainband.com

 


 

Sunday, July 1

Physical Graffiti – 4:00pm

From their Facebook page: “Physical Graffiti “The Led Zeppelin Show” has been touring the United States and overseas for the past 30 years. Their accurate portrayal of Led Zeppelin has left audiences mesmerized worldwide. They’ve played over 2,000 shows in clubs, theaters, colleges and casinos from Toronto, Canada to Tallahassee, Florida and from Tel Aviv, Israel to Bogota, Columbia. You will experience all the sights and sounds of a Led Zeppelin show from years past. Vintage Bonham drums, double-neck guitars, thick bass lines and powerful vocals are just the beginning. Physical Graffiti takes everyone’s favorite Zeppelin song and reproduces it to perfection. So hold on to your seats and get ready to go on a trip back in time to experience the mystery and power of Led Zeppelin.” www.facebook.com/Physical-Graffiti

 


 

Tuesday, July 3

Acoustic Rick  – 6:00pm

From his website: “I have been singin’ and pickin’ for over 30 years. During those magical years, I have compiled a repertoire of over 1000 songs covering every genre including Rock, Country, Bluegrass, Jazz, Folk, Oldies, and even Show Tunes.” www.acoustic-rick.com

 


 

Thursday, July 5

UnionJack – 7:00pm

From their Facebook: “Featuring the look and sounds of the 1960’s British Invasion era, UnionJack takes you back to the days of The Beatles, Gerry & the Pacemakers, DC 5, Rolling Stones, Kinks, Yardbirds, Hollies, Searchers, Hermits and many others.” https://www.facebook.com/UnionJack-British-Invasion-Band-10366459452/

 


 

Friday, July 6

Night Shift – 8:00pm

From their website: “​Nightshift is a dynamic ’60s, ’70s and ’80s cover band made up of five of Connecticut’s most well known and experienced musicians. They only play the most popular songs, the most FUN songs and the most danceable songs that audiences of all ages LOVE to dance to and sing along with!” http://www.nightshiftbandct.com/

 


 

Saturday, July 7

Kingdom of Jones – 8:00pm

Come enjoy a night of great live music with Kingdom of Jones! www.facebook.com/kingdomofjones/

 

 


 

Dave Brunette

Sunday, July 8

Dave Brunette Band – 4:00pm

From his website: “His musical style is a combination of his edgy and raw rock roots mixed with Pop, Blues, Jazz and classical. Inspired by the likes of Jeff Beck, Leslie West, Jimi Hendrix, J.S. Bach, Larry Carlton, Pat Metheny etc.” www.davebrunette.com

 


 

Thursday, July 12

John Cantalini Band – 7:00pm

Come enjoy a night of great live music with the John Cantalini Band! www.facebook.com/john.cantalini

 

 


 

Friday, July 13

Change Up – 8:00pm

From their Facebook: “Sick of hearing the same old songs by another one of those “party bands”..come check out Change-Up…CT’s newest Rock Cover band..Where we do just that..change it up!! From Metallica to Live, Godsmack to Pink Floyd, Incubus to Ozzy,Three Days Grace to Red Hot Chilli Peppers,Rage Against the Machine to Phil Collins, Sevendust to Candlebox,Foo Fighters to Micheal Jackson(yeah MJ WHAT!!!)..you get the idea. Theres somthing for everyone at a Change- UP show…” https://www.facebook.com/changeupct/

 


 

Saturday, July 14

Triple Play – 8:00pm

Come enjoy a great night with live music from Triple Play! www.tripleplaytrio.com

 

 


 

Sunday, July 15

Aquanett – 4:00pm

From their website: “Aquanett has been labeled “New England’s most authentic tribute to the 80’s.” Their look, authentic sound to the original artists and dedication to their fans have been keeping people coming out again and again for over a decade. Aquanett covers bands from Ozzy to Metallica, Bon Jovi to Poison.” http://www.aquanett.com/

 


 

jim-bailey

Thursday, July 19

Jim Bailey – 7:00pm

Come enjoy a night of great live music with Jim Bailey!

 

 


 

The Kings

Friday, July 20

The Kings – 8:00pm

From their Facebook page: “The band always keeps you guessing which familiar songs they might put their own spin on, and they will keep the room moving all night long. The best thing about The King’s is that they always have you thinking, “what the heck are they gonna do next??” www.facebook.com/TheKingsMusic

 


 

Saturday, July 21

Magic Moments Entertainment – 8:00pm

Enjoy a night of music with a DJ from Magic Moments Entertainment. Find out more on their website: www.mmentertainment.net

 


 

johnny-sixgun

Sunday, July 22

Johnny Sixgun – 4:00pm

From their Facebook page: “Classic Rock – LOUD” https://www.facebook.com/Johnny-Sixgun-245529324116/

 

 


 

Thursday, July 26

Kat Kennedy – 7:00pm

From her website: “Kat Kennedy began performing around her home state of Connecticut at the age of 7.  Since then she has performed at venues across the country and beyond, sparking a love of music and performance that led her to Berklee College of Music in Boston. It was there that she found her current singer/songwriter, pop folk style.” www.katkennedymusic.com/

 


 

savage-brothers

Friday, July 27

Savage Brothers – 8:00pm

Come enjoy a show from fan favorites The Savage Brothers at Sonny’s Place! From their website: “The Savage Brothers, a Hartford based band established in 1984, is a 6 piece funkin’, rockin’, and rhythm group. The Savage Brothers have shared the stage with such acts such as Tower of Power, Joan Osborne, James Cotton, Southside Johnny, Lisa Lisa, The Guess Who, Marshall Tucker, and John Cafferty. ” www.savagebrothersband.com

 


 

Saturday, July 28

Dead show – 8:00pm

From their Facebook: “Dead Show is an accomplished Grateful Dead tribute band from Northern Connecticut focused on playing a very wide variety of the Dead’s live repertoire. ” www.facebook.com/DeadShowCT

 


 

jeff-pitchell

Sunday, July 29

Jeff Pitchell – 4:00pm

Don’t miss your chance to see Jeff Pitchell play his “Billboard award winning, high energy Rhythm and Blues, Rock, Soul and Funk!” From his website: “Jeff Pitchell is an internationally acclaimed dynamic singer, songwriter, guitarist, and actor. Jeff achieved national recognition when his last CD, Heavy Hitter (Pyramid Records/EMI) reached #7 on the Billboard Charts, selling more CDs than Delbert McClinton, Robert Cray, Etta James, Johnny Lee Hooker & Muddy Waters.” www.jeffpitchell.com


 

Thursday, August 2

Tommy Whalen and the Ragged edge – 7:00pm

From his Facebook page: “Tommy is a veteran musician, recognized all over New England. The band plays an eclectic mix of Blues, Rock, Soul & Funk.” www.facebook.com/tommywhalenmusic/

 


 

Acoustic Rick

Friday, August 3

Acoustic Rick – 8:00pm

From his website: “I have been singin’ and pickin’ for over 30 years. During those magical years, I have compiled a repertoire of over 1000 songs covering every genre including Rock, Country, Bluegrass, Jazz, Folk, Oldies, and even Show Tunes.” www.acoustic-rick.com

 


 

floyd-patterson-band

Saturday, August 4

Floyd Patterson – 8:00pm

A solo evening with Floyd Patterson playing your favorite classic R&B songs. www.floydpattersonband.com

 

 


 

Sunday, August 5

6th Annual Lobster Bake featuring Lobsterz From Marz – 4:00pm

Come enjoy Sonny’s 6th annual lobster bake with a live performance from Lobsterz From Marz! From their Facebook page: “New England’s favorite Grateful Dead cover band for 30 years and counting! Playing the music of the Grateful Dead for 30 years and truckin’ on!” Facebook – Lobsterz From Marz

 


 

Thursday, August 9

Tony Valley Duo  – 7:00pm

Come enjoy a night of great live music with the Tony Valley Duo! www.facebook.com/TonyVEntertainment/

 

 


 

trailertrash

Friday, August 10

Trailer Trash – 8:00pm

From their website: “Come and sing along to all the songs you sing in your car while no one is looking. Put on a pair of boots and a cowboy hat if you like, or just come as you are, and enjoy a night of great music and fun! This ain’t what your Grandpa labeled “country”…This is TRAILER TRASH!” www.trailertrash413.com

 


 

jim-bailey

Saturday, August 11

Jim Bailey – 8:00pm

Come enjoy a night of great live music with Jim Bailey!

 

 


 

cold-train

Sunday, August 12

Cold Train – 4:00pm

From their website: “Cold Train’s unique group of musicians play a tribute to music born in America’s south land where Rock & Roll and Blues collided at the cross roads of American music. A sound that became coined as good ole’ American “Southern Rock”. A smoking band custom built for good time people.” www.coldtrainband.com

 


 

Thursday, August 16

1220 – 7:00pm

From their website: “We play a versatile combination of classic and top 40 rock hits along with original music.” www.1220online.com

 


 

Allman Pitchell

Friday, August 17

Jeff Pitchell & Michael Allman – 8:00pm

Rock 102’s Work Release Program (5pm) presents Jeff Pitchell & Michael Allman. Come meet your favorite DJ’s from Rock 102 and enjoy food specials starting at 5pm with Jeff Pitchell & Michael Allman playing live starting at 8pm. From Jeff’s website: “Jeff Pitchell is an internationally acclaimed dynamic singer, songwriter, guitarist, and actor. Jeff achieved national recognition when his last CD, Heavy Hitter (Pyramid Records/EMI) reached #7 on the Billboard Charts, selling more CDs than Delbert McClinton, Robert Cray, Etta James, Johnny Lee Hooker & Muddy Waters.” www.jeffpitchell.com

 


 

Dave Brunette

Saturday, August 18

Dave Brunette Band – 8:00pm

From his website: “His musical style is a combination of his edgy and raw rock roots mixed with Pop, Blues, Jazz and classical. Inspired by the likes of Jeff Beck, Leslie West, Jimi Hendrix, J.S. Bach, Larry Carlton, Pat Metheny etc.” www.davebrunette.com

 


 

Sunday, August 19

Aquanett – 4:00pm

From their website: “Aquanett has been labeled “New England’s most authentic tribute to the 80’s.” Their look, authentic sound to the original artists and dedication to their fans have been keeping people coming out again and again for over a decade. Aquanett covers bands from Ozzy to Metallica, Bon Jovi to Poison.” http://www.aquanett.com/

 


 

The Kings

Thursday, August 23

The Kings – 7:00pm

From their Facebook page: “The band always keeps you guessing which familiar songs they might put their own spin on, and they will keep the room moving all night long. The best thing about The King’s is that they always have you thinking, “what the heck are they gonna do next??” www.facebook.com/TheKingsMusic

 


 

Friday, August 24

Pandemonium – 8:00pm

From their Facebook page: “New pop, top 40, modern country, 80’s, dance, hip hop, disco, oldies….there’s no genre this group can’t cover.” www.facebook.com/pandemoniumbandct

 


 

Saturday, August 25

Feel Good Drift – 8:00pm

From their Facebook: “Much like a DJ, Feel Good Drift performs a wide variety of mash-ups from your favorite artists.” www.facebook.com/feelgooddrift/

 


 

Sunday, August 26

Change Up – 4:00pm

From their Facebook: “Sick of hearing the same old songs by another one of those “party bands”..come check out Change-Up…CT’s newest Rock Cover band..Where we do just that..change it up!! From Metallica to Live, Godsmack to Pink Floyd, Incubus to Ozzy, Three Days Grace to Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Rage Against the Machine to Phil Collins, Sevendust to Candlebox, Foo Fighters to Micheal Jackson (yeah MJ WHAT!!!). you get the idea. There’s something for everyone at a Change- UP show…”  https://www.facebook.com/changeupct/

 


 

johnny-sixgun

Friday, August 31

Johnny Sixgun – 8:00pm

From their Facebook page: “Classic Rock – LOUD” https://www.facebook.com/Johnny-Sixgun-245529324116/

 

 


 

Saturday, September 1

Good Acoustics – 8:00pm

“With the versatility to sing a vocal masterpiece by Crosby, Stills, & Nash, kick a driving classic from Fleetwood Mac or jam on a pop tune by Train or Colbie Caillat, Good Acoustics is a rock-solid quartet of vocalists/musicians that can perform at any size venue.”​

 


 

Sunday, September 2

UnionJack – 4:00pm

From their Facebook: “Featuring the look and sounds of the 1960’s British Invasion era, UnionJack takes you back to the days of The Beatles, Gerry & the Pacemakers, DC 5, Rolling Stones, Kinks, Yardbirds, Hollies, Searchers, Hermits and many others.” https://www.facebook.com/UnionJack-British-Invasion-Band-10366459452/

 


 

Monday, September 3

Night Shift – 1:00pm

From their website: “​Nightshift is a dynamic ’60s, ’70s and ’80s cover band made up of five of Connecticut’s most well known and experienced musicians. They only play the most popular songs, the most FUN songs and the most danceable songs that audiences of all ages LOVE to dance to and sing along with!” http://www.nightshiftbandct.com/

 


 

savage-brothers

Friday, September 7

Savage Brothers – 8:00pm

Come enjoy a show from fan favorites The Savage Brothers at Sonny’s Place! From their website: “The Savage Brothers, a Hartford based band established in 1984, is a 6 piece funkin’, rockin’, and rhythm group. The Savage Brothers have shared the stage with such acts such as Tower of Power, Joan Osborne, James Cotton, Southside Johnny, Lisa Lisa, The Guess Who, Marshall Tucker, and John Cafferty. ” www.savagebrothersband.com

 


 

floyd-patterson-band

Saturday, September 8

Floyd Patterson – 8:00pm

A solo evening with Floyd Patterson playing your favorite classic R&B songs. www.floydpattersonband.com

 

 


 

Lobsterz From Marz

Sunday, September 9

Lobsterz From Marz – 4:00pm

From their Facebook page: “New England’s favorite Grateful Dead cover band for 30 years and counting! Playing the music of the Grateful Dead for 30 years and truckin’ on!” Facebook – Lobsterz From Marz

 


 

Friday, September 14

Collective Difference – 8:00pm

From their Facebook page: “Our “collective difference” is that we bring together a range of experience and genres, rocking favorites from Journey, Bon Jovi, Styx, Queen, Train, the Cars, AC/DC, and REO Speedwagon, as well as No Doubt, Melissa Etheridge, Janis, Elvis, Bruno Mars, and even some surprises!” www.facebook.com/collectivelydifferent/

 


 

Saturday, September 15

Physical Graffiti – 8:00pm

From their Facebook page: “Physical Graffiti “The Led Zeppelin Show” has been touring the United States and overseas for the past 30 years. Their accurate portrayal of Led Zeppelin has left audiences mesmerized worldwide. They’ve played over 2,000 shows in clubs, theaters, colleges and casinos from Toronto, Canada to Tallahassee, Florida and from Tel Aviv, Israel to Bogota, Columbia. You will experience all the sights and sounds of a Led Zeppelin show from years past. Vintage Bonham drums, double-neck guitars, thick bass lines and powerful vocals are just the beginning. Physical Graffiti takes everyone’s favorite Zeppelin song and reproduces it to perfection. So hold on to your seats and get ready to go on a trip back in time to experience the mystery and power of Led Zeppelin.” www.facebook.com/Physical-Graffiti

 


 

Sunday, September 16

John Cantalini Band – 4:00pm

Come enjoy a night of great live music with the John Cantalini Band! www.facebook.com/john.cantalini

 

 


 

Friday, September 21

Change Up – 8:00pm

From their Facebook: “Sick of hearing the same old songs by another one of those “party bands”..come check out Change-Up…CT’s newest Rock Cover band..Where we do just that..change it up!! From Metallica to Live, Godsmack to Pink Floyd, Incubus to Ozzy, Three Days Grace to Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Rage Against the Machine to Phil Collins, Sevendust to Candlebox, Foo Fighters to Micheal Jackson (yeah MJ WHAT!!!). you get the idea. There’s something for everyone at a Change- UP show…”  https://www.facebook.com/changeupct/

 


 

Saturday, September 22

Dead show – 8:00pm

From their Facebook: “Dead Show is an accomplished Grateful Dead tribute band from Northern Connecticut focused on playing a very wide variety of the Dead’s live repertoire. ” www.facebook.com/DeadShowCT

 


 

jeff-pitchell

Sunday, September 23

Jeff Pitchell – 4:00pm

Don’t miss your chance to see Jeff Pitchell play his “Billboard award winning, high energy Rhythm and Blues, Rock, Soul and Funk!” From his website: “Jeff Pitchell is an internationally acclaimed dynamic singer, songwriter, guitarist, and actor. Jeff achieved national recognition when his last CD, Heavy Hitter (Pyramid Records/EMI) reached #7 on the Billboard Charts, selling more CDs than Delbert McClinton, Robert Cray, Etta James, Johnny Lee Hooker & Muddy Waters.” www.jeffpitchell.com

 


 

Friday, September 28

Feel Good Drift – 8:00pm

From their Facebook: “Much like a DJ, Feel Good Drift performs a wide variety of mash-ups from your favorite artists.” www.facebook.com/feelgooddrift/

 


 

Acoustic Rick

Saturday, September 29

Acoustic Rick – 8:00pm

From his website: “I have been singin’ and pickin’ for over 30 years. During those magical years, I have compiled a repertoire of over 1000 songs covering every genre including Rock, Country, Bluegrass, Jazz, Folk, Oldies, and even Show Tunes.” www.acoustic-rick.com

 


 

Sunday, September 30

Aquanett – 4:00pm

From their website: “Aquanett has been labeled “New England’s most authentic tribute to the 80’s.” Their look, authentic sound to the original artists and dedication to their fans have been keeping people coming out again and again for over a decade. Aquanett covers bands from Ozzy to Metallica, Bon Jovi to Poison.” http://www.aquanett.com/

 


 

trailertrash

Friday, October 5

Trailer Trash – 7:00pm

Rock 102’s Work Release Program (5pm) presents Trailer Trash. Come meet your favorite DJ’s from Rock 102 and enjoy food specials starting at 5pm with Trailer Trash playing live starting at 8pm. From their website: “Come and sing along to all the songs you sing in your car while no one is looking. Put on a pair of boots and a cowboy hat if you like, or just come as you are, and enjoy a night of great music and fun! This ain’t what your Grandpa labeled “country”…This is TRAILER TRASH!” www.trailertrash413.com

  


 

rock-solid-alibi

Saturday, October 6

Rock Solid Alibi – 7:00pm

From their Facebook page: “Cherry picking from the 1960s, 1970s, 1980s and 1990s, Rock Solid Alibi plays primo cuts from The Allman Brothers, The Cars, Eric Clapton, ZZ Top, Joe Jackson, The Ramones and John Cougar Mellencamp to name just a few.” www.facebook.com/Rock-Solid-Alibi

 


 

savage-brothers

Sunday, October 7

Savage Brothers – 3:00pm

Come enjoy a show from fan favorites The Savage Brothers at Sonny’s Place! From their website: “The Savage Brothers, a Hartford based band established in 1984, is a 6 piece funkin’, rockin’, and rhythm group. The Savage Brothers have shared the stage with such acts such as Tower of Power, Joan Osborne, James Cotton, Southside Johnny, Lisa Lisa, The Guess Who, Marshall Tucker, and John Cafferty. ” www.savagebrothersband.com

 


 

Friday, October 12

Marks Brothers – 7:00pm

Come enjoy a night of grateful dead style live music with Marks Brothers!

 

 


 

johnny-sixgun

Saturday, October 13

Johnny Sixgun – 7:00pm

From their Facebook page: “Classic Rock – LOUD” https://www.facebook.com/Johnny-Sixgun-245529324116/

 

 


 

cold-train

Sunday, October 14

Cold Train – 3:00pm

From their website: “Cold Train’s unique group of musicians play a tribute to music born in America’s south land where Rock & Roll and Blues collided at the cross roads of American music. A sound that became coined as good ole’ American “Southern Rock”. A smoking band custom built for good time people.” www.coldtrainband.com

 


 

Friday, October 19

Tommy Whalen and the Ragged edge – 7:00pm

From his Facebook page: “Tommy is a veteran musician, recognized all over New England. The band plays an eclectic mix of Blues, Rock, Soul & Funk.” www.facebook.com/tommywhalenmusic/

 


 

jim-bailey

Saturday, October 20

Jim Bailey – 7:00pm

Come enjoy a night of great live music with Jim Bailey!

 

 


 

The Kings

Sunday, October 21

The Kings – 3:00pm

From their Facebook page: “The band always keeps you guessing which familiar songs they might put their own spin on, and they will keep the room moving all night long. The best thing about The King’s is that they always have you thinking, “what the heck are they gonna do next??” www.facebook.com/TheKingsMusic

 


 

Friday, October 26

Vinyl Revolution – 7:00pm

From their Facebook page: “VINYL REVOLUTION performs the most popular Rock songs from the biggest bands of the 1970’s, re-creating the vivid experience of Classic Rock from what many consider to be the genre’s greatest decade. Their high energy show fully engages the crowd, with faithful song renditions that capture the raw energy and power that has made this style of music one of the most popular of all time. Aerosmith, Beatles, Chicago, Doors, Eric Clapton, Fleetwood Mac and on through the alphabet of great artists. A group of elite musicians who have worked with members of Bob Seger’s Silver Bullet Band, Grammy Award winner Holly Knight and nationally acclaimed Led Zeppelin tribute band Physical Graffiti have joined forces to create the new standard of excellence in live music performance” www.facebook.com/vinrevo/

 


 

tom-kopyto

Saturday, October 27

Tom Kopyto Music Studio – 7:00pm

Come enjoy a live show by students from the Tom Kopyto Music Studio. “East Longmeadow’s neighborhood music school with over two decades of experience.” www.tomkopyto.com

 


 

Acoustic Rick

Sunday, October 28

Acoustic Rick – 3:00pm

Fan Appreciation Day From his website: “I have been singin’ and pickin’ for over 30 years. During those magical years, I have compiled a repertoire of over 1000 songs covering every genre including Rock, Country, Bluegrass, Jazz, Folk, Oldies, and even Show Tunes.” www.acoustic-rick.com