The NYC Yacht Lobsters are gearing up to play Soft Rock favorites from the 70's and early 80's for their home base on Saturday, Dec. 16. The concert will take place at Gramercy Theatre, 127 East 23rd St, in New York City's Lower East Side. Also new this show will be fresh arrangements and music medl... [ + ]eys, done in the Yacht Lobsters' unique style, drawing from NOLA funk, classic rock, jazz improvisation and more. General ticket prices start at $29, with options for standing room and seating. Show begins at 6 PM, with Special Guest, New York's Finest: A Tribute to The Police and Sting. Ticket buyers should visit gramercytheatre.com for more information.
Since forming in 2004, the New York City-based quartet has toured throughout the United States and Europe to become the first and foremost female rock act to pay homage to Led Zeppelin and to garner rave reviews across the board. Although, LEZ ZEPPELIN stays true to the musically audacious spirit of... [ + ] the original, delivering the legendary rock band’s blistering arrangements and monstrous sound note-for-note at what often are sold-out frenzied shows around the world, the four women that make for the four essentially diverse elements of the band bring their own unique energy and passion to the music. Indeed, this may be the thing that serves most to set them apart. But then, there is also the seamless and strangely appropriate way in which LEZ ZEPPELIN inject their gender-bending performance into material that is often thought of as an historically male expression. For those who believe this to be the case, all that can be said is: times have changed.