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Smokin’ With Chris features Acoustic Fish
March 11, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Guitarist, singer, songwriter, producer Michael Fisher a native of Waterbury, has been a favorite amongst Connecticut audiences for many years. “Fish” has both led his own bands including “Well Speak”, “Iron Horse” and “The Michael Fisher Phaze Band” and has worked as a sideman with many of the regions favorite bands most notably with L.G. Mackenzie and Major Motion. His style runs the gamut of musical genres from classic r&b/soul to hip-hop to reggae to Americana country rock and blues. “Fish” is also the founder, artistic and creative director of “Vet Fest” which has raised thousands of dollars for our nations veterans while having entertained thousands of attendees free to the public. Saxophonist and “sometime vocalist” Kris Jensen (“KJ”) is no stranger to the Connecticut music scene. Along with being a celebrated jazz musician and educator, “KJ” has an active history as a saxophonist with many of Connecticut’s favorite bands including Soul Sound Review, Major Motion, Sugar Daddy, Jeff Pitchell, Beau Bolero and countless others. Jensen has also toured nationally and/or internationally with Gregg Allman, Jaimoe, Dickey Betts and Maynard Ferguson.
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Did you know that the Town Green of Southington is host to many events such as Music on the Green, Farmers markets, and over 20 restaurants serving all different kinds of food?
You may have heard of our famous Apple Harvest Festival home of the famous apple fritter, the Southington Apple Harvest has more than 125,000 visitors during the first two weekends of October.
Other attractions include Lake Compounce Theme Park our nations oldest amusement park. Mt. Southington Ski resort a local alternative for skiing and snowboarding. ESPN is located just a few minutes north and offers public tours so you can get a closer look at the worldwide leader in sports.