Bowlive ft. Soulive & George Porter Jr.

Sat Aug 28 2021

8:00 PM (Doors 6:00 PM)

Brooklyn Bowl Nashville

925 3rd Ave North Nashville, TN 37201

$25-$30

Ages 18+

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Bowlive ft. Soulive & George Porter Jr.

  • Soulive

    Soulive

    Alternative Rock

    Soulive has never made any bones about what they do best; it's right there in their name. Since forming in 1999, the trio of guitarist Eric Krasno, drummer Alan Evans and keyboardist Neal Evans has carried the torch for the soul-jazz organ trio -- that venerable, funky institution pioneered by the likes of Jimmy Smith, Brother Jack McDuff and Groove Holmes in the late '60s. Rest assured, when the Evans brothers first brought Kraz by their Woodstock studio, there was plenty of old vinyl spread out on the floor.

    In their 20 years together, Soulive has followed the muse in the direction of hip-hop, R&B, blues and rock, collaborating with the likes of Chaka Khan, Dave Matthews, Talib Kweli, John Scofield, Derek Trucks, Maceo Parker, Susan Tedeschi, Robert Randolph, Joshua Redman, Kenny Garrett, Fred Wesley, The Roots, Ivan Neville and so many others, even going so far as to record a full album of covers by The Beatles (Rubber Soulive). But, no matter how they push the limits of the organ trio, they always come back to their bread and butter: blistering solos and grooves that don't quit.
  • George Porter Jr.

    George Porter Jr.

    Music

    George Porter, Jr. is best known as the bassist of The Meters, along with Art Neville, Leo Nocentelli and Joseph Zigaboo Modeliste. The group was formed in the mid '60s and came to be recognized as one of the progenitors of funk then called R&B. The Meters disbanded in 1977, but reformed in 1989. Today the original group still plays the occasional reunions but the Funky Meters, of which Porter and Neville are still members, most prominently keeps the spirit alive.

    Porter's rhythmic work in the Meters in lockstep with drummer Zigaboo Modeliste was epic. Those pockets, the long notes and fat holes, provided the cushion for Leo Nocentelli or Art Neville to play or sing over and created some of R&B history's most memorable grooves.

    Few bass players in the history of modern New Orleans music are as storied as George Porter Jr. During the course of a career spanning more then four decades, Porter has not only made a deep impression with his work in the Meters, but he's notched session work with artists as diverse as Paul McCartney, Jimmy Buffett, David Byrne, Patti LaBelle, Robbie Robertson, Tori Amos, Taj Mahal, Ryan Montbleau and live performances with Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann, Warren Haynes, John Scofield, Steve Kimock, Eric Krasno (and including recent studio releases with Warren Haynes and Bill Kreutzmann) just to name a few. Early in his career, Porter worked with seminal New Orleans artists like Allen Toussaint, Earl King, Lee Dorsey, and Johnny Adams, Irma Thomas, The Lastie Brothers again to only name a few.

    Porter is also the band leader of his own unique long term project the Runnin' Pardners, well respected not only as a quintessential New Orleans band, the touring band continues to receive accolades on the jam band and festival scene. He has assembled some seasoned and talented musicians to join him on this project. Familiar Pardners -- Brint Anderson (guitar) and, Michael Lemmler (keyboards) and rising stars on the New Orleans music scene Khris Royal (saxophone) and Terrence Houston (drums). George Porter Jr. plans to keep a smile on his face." I feel like I am working towards something that will be remembered."

    Porter has proven to be capable of the ultimate fusion of rock, funk and R&B, and has gained recognition as one of the industry's elite bass players. He continues to be not only an in demand performing artist but an accomplished studio musician and producer.

    Today, Porter features that epic bottom end in his latest ventures with his own band the Runnin' Pardners.

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We know that in these uncertain times, your health and safety are of the utmost importance. With that in mind, as we open our doors in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, we want you to be aware of the enhanced health and safety protocols we have developed to provide a safe space for all who enter our building while still giving our guests a fun night out.

WE COMMIT TO:

1. ADOPTION OF BEST-IN-CLASS SAFETY PRACTICES to protect not only our guests, but also staff and vendors. Face masks will be mandatory for all guests (when not eating), staff, and vendors. Thank you for wearing a mask!

2. A TEMPERATURE CHECK will be required for staff, guests, and vendors prior to entering the building. Anyone with a body temperature of 100.4˚ or higher will not be permitted inside the building.

3. DESIGNATED SANITATION STAFF will be present for every service, dedicated to continuously sanitizing all touchpoints in the building at least once every 30 minutes.

4. INFORMATIVE SAFETY SIGNAGE will be strategically placed throughout the building, both front and back of house.

5. ADDITIONAL HAND-WASHING AND HAND SANITIZING STATIONS have been installed throughout the building, above and beyond what is required by the health department.

6. NEW SAFETY PROCEDURES FOR ALL EMPLOYEES, including increased hand-washing requirements, the use of approved face masks provided by Brooklyn Bowl, and wearing and changing gloves regularly.

7. USE OF TOUCHLESS TECHNOLOGY, including touchless menus and payment options. Disposable menus will also be in use.

8. REGULATED SEATING will be used to mandate a socially distanced environment, with tables and chairs spaced at least 6ft apart. No parties of 7 or more will be allowed to be seated together.

9. REDUCING POTENTIAL INFECTION by requiring sick workers to stay home, and encouraging all employees capable of carrying out work duties from home to work from home.

10. PROVIDING A SAFE SPACE for employees to share if they feel unwell or begin exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19.

Bowlive ft. Soulive & George Porter Jr.

Sat Aug 28 2021 8:00 PM

(Doors 6:00 PM)

Brooklyn Bowl Nashville Nashville TN
Bowlive ft. Soulive & George Porter Jr.

$25-$30 Ages 18+

Previously purchased tickets will be honored for this event. If you have questions, please reach out to our team at nashvilleboxoffice@brooklynbowl.com

Valid photo ID required at door for entry

Please correct the information below.

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Ages 18+
limit 10 per person
General Admission
$25.00

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Terms & Conditions

This event is 18 and over. Any Ticket holder unable to present valid identification indicating that they are at least 18 years of age will not be admitted to this event, and will not be eligible for a refund. We know that in these uncertain times, your health and safety are of the utmost importance. With that in mind, as we open our doors in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, we want you to be aware of the enhanced health and safety protocols we have developed to provide a safe space for all who enter our building while still giving our guests a fun night out.

WE COMMIT TO:

1. ADOPTION OF BEST-IN-CLASS SAFETY PRACTICES to protect not only our guests, but also staff and vendors. Face masks will be mandatory for all guests (when not eating), staff, and vendors. Thank you for wearing a mask!

2. A TEMPERATURE CHECK will be required for staff, guests, and vendors prior to entering the building. Anyone with a body temperature of 100.4˚ or higher will not be permitted inside the building.

3. DESIGNATED SANITATION STAFF will be present for every service, dedicated to continuously sanitizing all touchpoints in the building at least once every 30 minutes.

4. INFORMATIVE SAFETY SIGNAGE will be strategically placed throughout the building, both front and back of house.

5. ADDITIONAL HAND-WASHING AND HAND SANITIZING STATIONS have been installed throughout the building, above and beyond what is required by the health department.

6. NEW SAFETY PROCEDURES FOR ALL EMPLOYEES, including increased hand-washing requirements, the use of approved face masks provided by Brooklyn Bowl, and wearing and changing gloves regularly.

7. USE OF TOUCHLESS TECHNOLOGY, including touchless menus and payment options. Disposable menus will also be in use.

8. REGULATED SEATING will be used to mandate a socially distanced environment, with tables and chairs spaced at least 6ft apart. No parties of 7 or more will be allowed to be seated together.

9. REDUCING POTENTIAL INFECTION by requiring sick workers to stay home, and encouraging all employees capable of carrying out work duties from home to work from home.

10. PROVIDING A SAFE SPACE for employees to share if they feel unwell or begin exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19.