Is there anyone in the Atlanta area who does not know who Butch Trucks is? He was a founding member and the drummer of The Allman Brothers Band. He performed with them from 1969 until they disbanded in 214. Now, he is touring with his new group, The Freight Train, and they are at City Winery tonight at 8:39 pm. You can get more info at (404) WINERY1 (946-3791) or http://www.citywinery.com/atlanta/.
And what a group Trucks has put together! The Freight Train includes acclaimed guitar player and vocalist Damon Fowler, keyboard master Bruce Katz, Matt Walker, Garrett Dawson of The Dickey Betts Band,Chris Vitarello. and newcomer Heather Gillis. Together they have already gathered critical and popular acclaim, even though they have only been together for a year.
Now is your chance to experience this legendary drummer, who has been such an important part of Georgia history. with his exciting new group, in the intimate setting of City Winery! Hurry and get tickets online .