Tag: Steve Vai
Justina Valentine, Oogee Wawa & That of a Lion wow Revolution Bar & Music Hall; Toni Braxton floors NYCB Theatre at Westbury; Eric Paslay rocks The Emporium; Yellowcard, Sleeping With Sirens, Sublime with Rome & Fitz & The Tantrums slay The Paramount; Three Dog Night & Steve Vai destroy The Space at Westbury; 'Undocumented' & 'Warrior: The Life of Leonard Peltier' screen at Cinema Arts Centre; Ani DiFranco mesmerizes Landmark on Main Street; Dave Mason amazes Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center; Livingston Taylor grooves YMCA Boulton Center; 'The Buddy Holly Story' captivates Suffolk Theater; & so much more!
Grammy Award-winning guitarist, singer and Carle Place native Steve Vai is one of 10 recording artists that will be inducted into The Long Island Music Hall of Fame (LIMHOF) next month. Also being honored are Amagansett-based film score composer Carter Burwell, the late Queens-born producer Sandy Pearlman and five Brooklynites, including rapper Big Daddy Kane, producer Charles Koppleman, singer Garland Jeffreys, surf rockers Santo & Johnny, saxophonist Vince Giordano and composer Jim Steinman. Westbury Music Fair will be the second local music venue to be inducted. And accepting the Harry Chapin Music Award is rocker, producer and actor Steven Van Zandt—a New Jersey resident who’s the lone non-Long Islander being inducted.
Chris Isaak serenades NYCB Theatre at Westbury, Pat Benatar and Bush rock The Paramount, The Fab Faux take The Space at Westbury on a trip down memory lane, local tough guy Mick Foley cracks up The Brokerage in Bellmore, among so much more amazing concerts and events to see and do this week all across Long Island!