Busy y Los Big Deals
June 26 @ 7:15 pm - 8:45 pmFREE
Led by award winning singer/songwriter Busy McCarroll. Some call her Santa Fe’s Kooky Queen of Rock n’ Roll. Half Hispanic, half Irish, Busy is passionate about music, life & love. She’s one of Santa Fe’s local living musical legends and has been playing in bands since the beginning of time. She recently received an award for her campy version of the New Mexico state song ‘O’ Fair New Mexico’ she’s produced and written music for Television and Film (most notably the documentary Peace by Piece), heck, she even wrote the theme song for a FOX TV game show ‘Million Dollar Video Challenge’ NMMIC Awards in following categories; Best of the Year, R&B, Pop, Best CD package, Adult Contemporary, Best Arrangement, Jazz Cover, Latin, Humor, Best Song. Recipient of ACAP Special Award.
Busy’s performed and recorded in bands with; Bruce Dunlap, Tony Gilkyson, Christine Albert, Larry Mitchell, Lee Ving (FEAR), she’s opened shows for Muddy Waters, Taj Mahal, Freddie Fender, Juan Gabriel, Richie Havens…
This exciting New Mexico band features some of the finest musicians in the Southwest (and on Earth). Baird Banner – Drums (Recording engineer/studio designer/owner of the legendary historic recording, Kludgit Sound). Kevin Zoernig – Wurlitzer & Accordion (Avant garde Jazz musician, Mercedes Benz mechanic & Music Director at The World College). Howard Cloud on Bass (Public Education Teacher, performs with Frank Leto, Cathryn McGill, and his funk band ‘Tubby Cloud & The Kinfolk). Kirk Kadish – Keyboards & Accordion (Jazz master and World Time Traveler). Yes, folks, two Accordion players in one band!
Their sound is described as ‘Trippy edgy Cinematic Southwestern JazzPopFunkSurfSpy Lounge.” Think Sade meets Cheryl Crow who become BFF’s with The BEATLES, Nancy Sinatra, Johnny Cash, Joni Mitchell, Marvin Gaye, Keely Smith and Juan Gabriel, they all marry Tom Waits (at the same time) and start the Hottest band on the Planet! It’s Fun! It’s Deep! It’s Kooky! Let’s Go! More Info >>