The Farleys / Blackmail / The Ratrods
Thu, Aug 17, 2017 @ 8:00 pm to 2:00amView event on Facebook
The Farleys: The band started in 1996 with Musta Farley playing guitar and Rasta Farley singing and doing poetry. Jimmy Danger played bass, and Chris Farley played drums. By 1999 Musta retired and Jimmy took over on guitar. In 2001 drummer Mark Kaster and bass player Kraig Collette were recruited. In 2010 drummer Mikey Mouth was hired, and in 2011 Kraig retired and bass player Pierre Pink was brought on board. In 2013 bassist Bob Noxious was added to the team.
BLACKMAIL is a HARD ROCK band from Detroit with a funk infested, bluesy, soulful edge. Featuring the amazing frontman/vocalist Mayaasa, the atomic rockin bluesy guitar of Mike Brooks, the ultra heavy bottom of bassist Bygg El, & the thundering drums of Eric Childress ll, Blackmail combines influences from Van Halen, Prince, Living Colour , Lenny Kravitz , Metallica, JB & more into their own unique style. The band has been rocking the motor city with electrifying live shows for 10 years, received local & national press & airplay & have put out 3 cd’s, Ghetto Rock, The Hard Groove, & their latest, Sonic Rendezvous.
The Ratrods: From the bowels of DETROIT comes The RatRods. Think if Glenn Danzig and George Jones had a baby.