Byrds co-founders Roger McGuinn and Chris Hillman plus country music legend Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives celebrate the 50th anniversary of “Sweetheart Of The Rodeo”

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Byrds co-founders Roger McGuinn and Chris Hillman plus country music legend Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives celebrate the 50th anniversary of “Sweetheart Of The Rodeo”

Sun. October 28, 2018

7:30 pm

State Theatre New Jersey

New Brunswick, NJ

$45.00 - $95.00

This event is all ages

Roger McGuinn
Roger McGuinn
Mr. Tambourine Man not only lived history, he made history with his fearless sense of experimentation. As the leader of the influential 60s group, The Byrds, he was on the leading edge, combining the rock beat of the Beatles with the folk sensibilities of Bob Dylan, to create the genre known as “folk-rock” His groundbreaking work on The Byrds “Sweetheart Of The Rodeo” album, is widely credited with ushering in the genre of country rock. Roger’s solo career began in 1973 and has yielded 13 albums, a Grammy nomination, and extensive touring and performing for enthralled audiences ever since. Roger can provide an educational seminar which includes aspects of rock history, musical techniques, and computer techniques he uses in recording. Most recently Roger has been working on his 2018 album , “Sweet Memories” and has been seen onstage with Chris Hillman and Marty Stuart and The Fabulous Superlatives during the Sold Out “Sweetheart Of The Rodeo 50th Anniversary Tour”.
Chris Hillman
Chris Hillman
American singer/songwriter, guitarist, bassist and mandolin player born, 4. December 1944 in Los Angeles, California.
Venue Information:
State Theatre New Jersey
15 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ, 08901
https://www.stnj.org/