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Event Archive - Gov't Mule, Donavon Frankenreiter

Wed. October 18th 2006 8pm doors at 7pm The Commodore Ballroom (No Minors) 8pm doors at 7pm
$34.50+
Tickets at: All Ticketmaster Locations, Highlife Records
Presented by: Live Nation
http://www.ticketmaster.ca/event/11003D0BC9EF6315?artistid=1034781&majorcatid=10001&minorcatid=1

On sale Fri, August 18th @ 10am

Formed in the early ‘90s by later period Allman Brothers Band vets Warren Haynes and Allen Woody, Gov’t Mule has become much more than a side project. With the addition of Dicky Betts drummer Matt Abts, the band set out to pay tribute to the music of ‘60s power trios like Cream and the Jimi Hendrix Experience. Gov’t Mule celebrates the release of High and Mighty, its second album as a quartet with a tour featuring stunning musicianship and songs that are firmly rooted in the classics while pushing the blues-rock into the future. Donavon Frankenreiter’s second album Move By Yourself puts the California songwriter in the front of the roots musician/surfer pack. Occasionally funky and consistently engaging, the keyboard-dominated album recalls Talking Book-era Stevie Wonder. His nonchalant delivery imbues these soulful slices of pop perfection with a laidback wonder that has captivated audiences worldwide.

Gov't Mule

Double album is first release in four years and features ELVIS COSTELLO, DR. JOHN, BEN HARPER, TOOTS HIBBERT, GLENN HUGHES, JIM JAMES, MYLES KENNEDY, DAVE MATTHEWS, GRACE POTTER, VINTAGE TROUBLE'S TY TAYLOR AND STEVE WINWOOD Few bands have a reputation for making music as consistently honest, organic and daring as Gov't Mule. Now the enduri... more info

Donavon Frankenreiter

The first thing that strikes a person when they meet Donavon Frankenreiter is that they’ve probably never met a person quite like him before. From his genuine nature, to his big heart, to his all-around charisma, once you connect with his vibe you realize that he is truly unique. Donavon lives an incredible life, one that he never takes for grant... more info
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