Quick Hit: Furious Bongos
Zappa tribute act will be at Sweetwater on March 31
A unique music experience takes place at Sweetwater Sound on Friday, March 31, at 7 p.m. when the Furious Bongos pay tribute to the ever-evolving jazz-rock creativity of iconic music innovator Frank Zappa.
During this “raise-your-eyebrows kind of fun” rock show, the band will pay respect to Zappa’s legacy in a new and dangerously fun way. The band’s members have spent time playing with Frank Zappa’s son Dweezil as well as Yo Yo Ma, Mick Fleetwood, BB King, and a lot of other well-respected musicians.
It’s safe to say the band take to heart Zappa’s philosophy that live performances were entertainment.
The 2023 Whatzup Salute to Young Musicians
Photos by Matt Owen and Emma Milledge For the past three years, Whatzup has sought the best of the best, the top young musicians from Fort Wayne and surrounding areas. Once […]
Guadalupe’s picks up where Bandidos left off
The former restaurant chain Bandidos wasn’t just a part of Jimmie Schindler II’s life. It was his life. Growing up, his father, Jimmie, was building the Tex-Mex restaurant chain that […]
Candlebox added to Sweetwater Pavilion slate
Sweetwater Performance Pavilion has been busy setting their summer schedule with the latest announcements being ’90s rock sensation Candlebox and American contemporary Christian band We The Kingdom. Last week, they […]
Death metal pioneers Morbid Angel set for Piere’s
They may not be a household name like Elton John, Michael Jackson, or Metallica, but Morbid Angel are true legends of the music industry. Inarguably one of the top death-metal […]