* New Years Eve 2013 * with GRANDPA’S COUGH MEDICINE (featuring Mark Scimick) & The Corbitt Brothers Band8pm - 2am
Doors open at 8 unless otherwise noted.
No Re-Entry. Everyone Is Subject To Security Pat Down. No Weapons. No Large Purses, Tote Bags, or Backpacks. No Hula Hoops or Swinging Objects
Tickets: $10 ADV
Grandpa’s Cough Medicine does not play your grandpa’s bluegrass. They fall squarely into what is being called “outlaw bluegrass” by many folks. With songs about corrupt politicians, executing would-be thieves, heavy metal induced killing sprees, the joys of pickin’ and many a drinkin’ song, GCM veers away from many of the traditional subjects so often heard in bluegrass music. You won’t hear a gospel song, nor a cabin song. You’re much more likely to hear about a jealous lovers misadventures with a chainsaw, or the exploits of a crooked lawman. The sound of flat picked guitar, Scruggs style banjo and thumping upright bass bring an organic yet aggressive backdrop to their two part harmony vocals. Live shows are full throttle affairs, filled with blazing instrumentals and original tunes. Their first CD “Jailbird Blues” was lauded in their hometown of Jacksonville, FL as one of the “Top Ten Local Albums of 2011″, and their second album “The Murder Chord” was released in August of 2012 to high acclaim.
Raw, fierce, God given talent to create and perform music is what best describes the Corbitt Brothers Band. “Simply put, the Corbitt Brothers jam! They have a killer, hard-driving, southern rock sound with a well-rounded sound of bluesy rock, gritty southern country, and a classic flavored edge to great timeless tunes.” Genres include southern rock, outlaw country, blues, reggae, bluegrass and pretty much everything in between. Their original music comes from the heart and is relevant to today.
200 North 1st Street
Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250