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LGD/50 Concerts: Pink Talking Fish With Dogs in A Pile

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Pink Talking Fish bring their hybrid tribute fusion act of Pink Floyd, Talking Heads and Phish to Lake George for a socially distanced "pod" concert with special guest: Dogs in a Pile.

About Pink Talking Fish

Pink Floyd, Talking Heads and Phish are all more than just bands… they are phenomenons. Their creations have artistically inspired people and their mindblowing live performances have brought people together to form a special sense of community around the love for their favorite band.

Although the music from each act is different, Pink Talking Fish has discovered that fusing the material together creates an amazing story.  The epic emotion of Pink Floyd…. The funky, danceable layerings of Talking Heads…. The multitude of styles, unique compositional structures and pure fun of Phish…. to merge these three into one gives music lovers a special experience.

Pink Talking Fish features Eric Gould on bass, Richard James on keyboards, Zack Burwick on drums and Cal Kehoe on guitar.  This is a band created by musicians who love the music of these acts.  It’s purpose is to heighten people’s passion for this music by creating something fresh and exciting for fans.

Discovering connections is part of the fun:  Pink Floyd’s “On The Run” seamlessly fitting in the middle of the composition of Phish’s “You Enjoy Myself”.  Perfectly placing Phish’s “Sand” into the groove of Talking Head’s “Slippery People”.  Segued collections from all three acts such as Run Like Hell > Making Flippy Floppy > Piper > Run Like Hell or Mike’s Song > Have A Cigar > Once In A Lifetime > Weekapaug Groove. These ideas are the spirit behind Pink Talking Fish.

The story is ever evolving. The experience is always exciting. Come join Pink Talking Fish for the ultimate fusion tribute and celebrate the love of this music in unique fashion.

About Dogs in a Pile

Dogs in a Pile is the culmination of a love of music born from the deepest American roots of psychedelia, jazz, fusion, funk, traditional, and rock & roll. Sprung from the rich Asbury Park music scene in New Jersey, their serendipitous convergence has made for the kind of kindred intuition its members had only once dreamed of. Described as “listening to a single moving organism,” the sum of its five parts represents an original journey into the peaks and valleys of psychedelic improvisation, all while remaining reminiscent of so much we love of life and music.

The final iteration of “the Dogs” began with University of the Arts Philadelphia student and Asbury Park veteran Jimmy Law along with his long-time friend Joe Babick, a 4 year veteran of the gifted young musician’s program at the nationally renowned Count Basie Theater in Red Bank, NJ. Lightning struck when they were introduced to Berklee School of Music student and bass player Sam Lucid, who immediately suggested fellow Berklee student and multi-instrumentalist Jeremy Kaplan. The addition of fellow Berklee student and collaborator Brian Murray in 2019 made for the quintessential final piece in the Dogs’ puzzle. Their commonality and love for improvisation by way of bands like the Grateful Dead and Phish, as well as a fervent inclination for the study of jazz, fusion and classical music has helped shape the free-flowing style that is the Dogs. Their unique synergy and joy in creating “music as an atmosphere” equates simply to, as the band would say, “spreading good music and good energy to good people.”

Enjoy Pod Style Concerts All Summer

Pod style concerts happening all summer long!  Each pod can hold up to 5 people in the 8.5x8.5 space. Pods will be available for pre-sale online, or during the concerts if they are not sold out. One ticket=One pod...which includes admission for up to 5 people. Only one ticket will be issued, so please arrive together as each ticket can only be scanned once.

Valid government-issued photo ID required for entry as well as valid proof of vaccination or negative test results within 72 hours of entry.

Schedule:

  • Thursday, May 27 - 8:30 PM - Dogs in A Pile
  • Friday, May 28 - 6:30 PM - Pink Talking Fish w/s/g Dogs in A Pile
  • Saturday, May 29 - 6:30 PM - Badfish - A Tribute to Sublime w/s/g TBA
  • Sunday, May 30 - TBA
Food, a variety of adult beverages, and soft drinks will be available for sale.  Concerts will take place rain or shine.  Tickets are non-refundable and all purchases are final.
 
More info at: https://adkmusicfest.com/project/lgd50-may-28/

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