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Robert Randolph & the Family Band + Eric Kranso

Thursday, July 13, 2017

6:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.

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Robert Randolph & the Family Band and Eric Kranso will perform at the Bandshell as part of BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival, presented in partnership with the Prospect Park Alliance. For the latest information, including weather updates, set times, seating configurations, and FAQs, please visit the BRIC website.

Robert Randolph spent his childhood in the House of God Church in Orange, New Jersey, a young pedal steel player steeped in gospel music. As an adult he has become one of the greatest living guitarists, with "howling melodies and perpetually cresting, lightning-fast explorations" (Rolling Stone) that have earned him admiration from the likes of Eric Clapton and Derek Trucks. His funk-and-soul quintet ROBERT RANDOLPH & THE FAMILY BAND offers wildly energetic renditions of the music, with an assortment of onstage traditions they've gathered over the years: bandmates swap instruments, microphones get passed around the crowd, and Randolph teaches everyone new dance moves.

Gates open an hour before the performance unless otherwise noted, and all performances are rain or shine.  

 

Location

Prospect Park Bandshell in Prospect Park Accessible
Brooklyn
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Prospect Park Alliance

Categories

Concerts, Festivals, Free Summer Concerts

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