Enjoy the upbeat rhythms of the Uptown Drifters at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 22, at the Allen Public Library. This free concert will be offered live as well as virtually at allentx.swagit.com
Presenting multiple genres and eras of Americana music, Uptown Drifters offers something for all music lovers. Using a strong anchoring rhythm, the group provides audiences some of the area’s most talented soloists. Listeners are sure to be treated to a foot stomping evening.
This band consists of:
Jim Turner - acoustic guitar and lead vocal
Randy Eaton - drums
Nathan Phelps - bass and vocals
Dustin Ballard - fiddle
Steve Curry - lead guitar and vocals
Chris McGuire - saxophone and trumpet
Mark Gheen - piano
David Wright - steel guitar
The group, along with their most recent CD “Recollections In Swing”, were both nominated by the Association of Western Artists for 2016’s Western Swing Group of the Year and Album of the Year.
The library is located at 300 N. Allen Dr. Call 214-509-4911 for additional information.