THE ANCHOR IN IS BACK!
2014-2015 Season Underway
The Anchor In, 3120 W. Lake Rd., has resumed its presentation of live music for 2014-15. Friday evenings feature jazz from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m., with guitarist Frank Singer serving as the house band, paired with a variety of high-profile guests. Saturday evenings feature area pop and blues stars, also from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Drinks and dinner service, NO COVER. Free parking behind to club. Check our EVENTS CALENDER for detailed descriptions .of events and artists
Lineups for Oct. and Nov. will include:
Fri., Oct. 31 Frank Singer with bassist Steve Trohoske. Steve is one of Erie's premier bassists, known for his original, informed playing. He's a serious student of jazz and related grooves, and fluent in a wide variety of styles -- dub, Reggae, avant jazz, Black Rock, funk, post funk, and more. Also known for his ability to compose great groups out of seemingly disparate elements.
Sat., Nov. 1 Vocalist Lydia Marks trio, with pianist Mark DeWalt and bassist Harry Jacobson. Marks is another returnee to Erie, having established a presence on the Las Vegas club scene, and appeared in venues across the U.S. Her latest CD, "Lovelight Shining" is titled after an original by Lydia. Now well known as one of the fine singers is our area.
Fri., Nov. 7 Frank Singer with Roby "Supersax" Edwards. A frequent visitor from Pittsburgh, Edwards brings an aggressive swing and maximum presence to his performances here, which in the past year have included appearances at the Erie Art Museum Blues & Jazz Fest, an Erie Day School fundraiser, and other events. He has performed in 12 countries and recorded as a leader, his most recent CD being “Copacetic,” on the Black & Blue label.