Friday, October 5, 2012

The Metropolitan Room
New York, NY

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The Metropolitan Room
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Phone: 212-206-0440
34 West 22nd St.
New York, NY 10010
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STIX BONES HOSTS JAZZ NIGHTS AT NEW YORK’S LEGENDARY New York, NY, September 20, 2012–The incomparable Stix Bones will be hosting two Jazz Night performances at the renowned Metropolitan Room in NYC during the month of October on Friday, the 5th, and Friday, the 19th, 2012, both nights at 11:30 PM. The internationally esteemed Metropolitan Room is one of the most critically acclaimed venues in NYC and home to big name talents as well as rising stars. Jazz Night is a seventy-five minute performance highlighting music from the forefathers of Jazz such as Miles Davis, John Coltrane and Dizzy Gillespie, and original compositions by drummer Stix Bones. The event will showcase the musical prowess of a variety of rising stars along with well-known popular Jazz artists as well. And what else can one say of Stix Bones? He is not only a great musician/composer, but a consummate showman and entertainer as well. Hailing from Brooklyn, he received his BA degree in Jazz Performance from Purchase College, State University of New York. It was there that Stix was given the name BONE by his fellow musicians, an acronym for “Brother of Noble Excellence,” because of the mutual respect they shared. Stix released his highly successful first full-length Smooth Jazz album entitled Groove Like This in 2007 and is currently working on his follow-up release. Groove Like This has graced the airwaves of more than forty jazz radio stations in the U.S., Jazz internet and satellite stations across the globe, and has charted in the top 10 on the digital Jazz charts while reaching the top 20 Jazz charts in France. At the Metropolitan Room Stix will be playing various popular styles and tunes from the past, right up to the Smooth Jazz tunes of the present, including from his Groove Like This CD, and he’ll be featuring a variety of talented recording artists.
Ticket Price: $20
Show Time:11:30 PM
Ages:21 & Up
Website:http://metropolitanroom.com/index.cfm

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