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Chad Hollister Band • ‘Stop the World’ Album Release Party!
Saturday, April 8, 2017 @ Rusty Nail • Stowe, VT
21+ $15 ADV // $20 DOS
Chad Hollister Band
Chad Hollister Band hails from Vermont. They have been evolving and touring the country for over 20 years. Anthony J. Resta (Collective Soul, Elton John, Shawn Mullins) says “Hollisters music is pure sonic alchemy” which means it’s damn good in Vermont terms!
Chad has opened for Bob Dylan, Paul Simon and Tom Petty and has shared the stage w/ every PHISH member, Billy Gibbons, Merl Saunders, Warren Haynes and Blues Traveller. His music is a voice for the positive and reminds you that life is truly a gift as is the ability to share it through music.
Chad has released four official recordings and number 5 is in the works with the first single “Breathe” available on ITunes and CDBaby.The LIVE experience is one to remember whether solo acoustic or the 9 piece band including 3 horns and percussion.
Jeff Poremski–Lead Guitar, vocals. Jeff has been with Chad for over 10years on and off. Stage name “Primo” can be heard at the shows!
Jared Johnson–bass. Jared has been with us for over 6 years and shares time with our good friends The Samples.
Tommy Diehl–drums. Tommy, an Ohio native now resides in CT and has been with us for four years now. He was with Acoustic Junction and Spooky Daly Pride.
Steve Benson–Mandolin /pedal steel–Steve has been with us for over 8 years and hails from MA. Steve has also played w/ Ryan Montbleau among many others.
Yahuba Garcia–percussion. Yahuba has been with us for 2 years and brings amazing textures to the band. He has also played w/ Ryan Montbleau and Martin Sexton.
Chris Peterman–saxaphones–Chris is our horn leader and has been with us for 2 years. He hails from OH but lives in VT and plays w/ his own band 802 and everyone else in the state!
Tom Morse–Trumpet–Tom is an 8th generation sugar maker running Morse Farm in Montpelier, VT. We give him the chance to get off the farm for a few hours.
Lloyd Dugger–Trombone–Lloyd teaches music at U-32 in Montpelier, VT and is newly married and an expecting Daddy this summer. He is heavily involved in musical theater and can be seen singing , acting and playing throughout the year.