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Friday Night Soul Party! feat. Marc & The Casuals with special guests

Friday Night Soul Party! feat. Marc & The Casuals with special guests

Viola Booth Group, Soul Projections by Oddball Films, Vinyl DJ selections by Andy Cabic & Orb

Fri, December 27, 2013

Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm

The Chapel

San Francisco, CA

$15.00

This event is all ages

Friday Night Soul Party a full evening of music, film and dance with two sets of classic deep soul and pop by Marc & The Casuals, featuring Bart Davenport, Pete Straus (The Dwarves), Marc Capelle (AMC/Tommy Guerrero) and Todd Roper (Cake, Old Light). The Casuals are augmented for this show by a three piece horn section and guests guitarist Tom Ayres (Persephone’s Bees) and percussionist Alfredo Ortiz (Beastie Boys, Money Mark). Also featured for this special show are guest vocalists and instrumentalists: Lavay Smith and Chris Siebert from the Red Hot Skillet Lickers, Virgil Shaw, Will Sprott (The Mumlers), Bob Reed (Titan Ups), and Brigid Dawson (Thee Oh Sees). Opening the evening are the Viola Booth Group performing a full set of R & B. Also DJ dance sets by DJs Andy Cabic & Orb with rare and archival soul music videos, films and projections from Oddball Films. Plus just added to the line-up this evening... Tommy Guerrero!

Marc & The Casuals
Marc & The Casuals
The soul pop band Marc & The Casuals features piano/organ player Marc Capelle, who has performed with American Music Club, Vetiver, Rodriguez, Tommy Guerrero, Third Eye Blind, The Fresh And Onlys, as well as playing horn with groups like Grandaddy, John Doe, and The Plastic Ono Band. The rhythm section is Todd Roper (Chuck Prophet, Cake); bassist Dr. Peter Straus (Dwarves), Bart Davenport (The Loved Ones, The Kinetics, Persephone's Bees) and guitar slinger, Tom Ayres. Filling out the band are horns Carroll Ashby, Tom Griesser, Amber Lamprecht and Henry Hung. The Springtime Soul Celebration also features Adrianne DeLanda (Extra Classic), Brigid Dawson (Thee Oh-Sees), Karina Denike, Jason Morgan, Zoe Ellis, Aima The Dreamer, Bob Reed, Meryl Press & Evan Capelle and some very special guests.
Known for their full force dance concerts, they return to their home base at the Chapel for their third year of non-stop music and dance. You will hear every flavor of soul from the sounds of Stax to New Orleans to the Sound of Philadelphia. From Florida tol East Bay and SF funk and soul.
Viola Booth Group
Viola Booth Group
Formed in early 2012, Viola Booth Group plays obscure 60's R & B and soul covers, pop-soul originals, rootsy rumblers, country and epic ballads, and a 1965 Los Saicos cover. Viola sings and plays the Jazzmaster guitar, joined by rhythm section members of Dead Souls and This Charming Band (Paul Skibitzke, bass) and The Patsychords (Jai Bird, drums), as well as a revolving subgroup of horn players and backing vocalists.
Venue Information:
The Chapel
777 Valencia Street
San Francisco, CA, 94110
http://www.thechapelsf.com