Dave Mason and Steve Cropper

Western Reserve Folk Arts Associationp resents

Dave Mason and Steve Cropper

Sun, August 19, 2018

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

$55.00 - $125.00

Dave Mason and Steve Cropper
Dave Mason and Steve Cropper
Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Dave Mason and Steve Cropper join and play together for the first time on one stage to deliver a night of timeless music and endless hits, performing material that defined a generation.

Dave Mason, a founding member of the band Traffic, highly successful solo artist, and guitarist, songwriter and producer, has performed and recorded with numerous members of the pantheon of pop and rock and roll music including Jimi Hendrix, George Harrison, Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Eric Clapton, Graham Nash, Fleetwood Mac, and more.

Steve Cropper, a member of Booker T. and the MG’s, the Stax Records house band during the label’s most influential period, backed artists such as Otis Redding, Carla Thomas, Wilson Pickett, Sam & Dave, Rufus Thomas and many others. As a guitarist, A & R man, engineer, producer, and songwriting partner - Cropper was involved in virtually every record issued by Stax from the fall of 1961 through year-end 1970. Cropper, also a member of The Blues Brothers Band, was ranked #39 on Rolling Stone’s top 100 guitarists of all time.

This collaboration and multi-media show will include some of each artists’ beloved and most memorable hits including “All Along The Watchtower,” “Only You Know and I Know,” “Every Woman,” and “Feelin’ Alright,” along with “(Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay,” “Green Onions,” “In the Midnight Hour” and “Knock on Wood.”
Gold Circle tickets for Dave Mason and Steve Cropper are $75, reserved floor seats are $60 and reserved balcony seating is $55. The show begins at 7:30 p.m., with doors opening at 7 p.m.
Venue Information:
The Kent Stage
175 East Main
Kent, OH, 44240
http://www.thekentstage.com/