New York, NY (Top40 Charts/ DT PR)
"All My Roady Friends" Memorial Show set for Tuesday, January 31st at Red Rooster
on Demonbreun Street in Nashville, TN.
Tom Roady, legendary percussionist passed away in November 2011 and his Roady Friends
will honor Tom with a concert and auction at Red Rooster
on Tuesday, January 31st, door at 6:00, auction and music at 7:00.
Tom Roady played on over 1,000 records and CDs including Kenny Chesney, Dixie Chicks, Brooks and Dunn, Mavis Staples, Wilson Pickett, James
Brown, Etta James, Michael McDonald, Bob Seger, Art Garfunkle and toured with legends such as James
Taylor, John Denver, Ricky Skaggs, Paul Anka
and Phil Driscoll.
The house band for the concert is a band Tom played with, "The Alternators". Some of the special guests playing and singing many of the songs Tom played on and artists he toured with will include Phil Keaggy, Sam Bush, Rickie Skaggs, Suzy Ragsdale, Jonell Mosser, Marcus Hummon and surprise guests.
Some of the auction items include music lessons and consultations with professionals, Michael McDonald
signed artwork and CDs, a tour of the Grand Ole Opry with 4 tickets, a custom "Tom Roady" cajon designed and crafted by Jonathan Wells, Tom's personal Paiste Cymbals will be auctioned at the event. Pearl
Percussion will have great selection of their products for the auction. Boxes of Tom's percussion pieces will be sold for $50.00 each.
Two Old Hippies has donated a $2,000.00 Bedell Guitar that will be on display with several autographs including Sheryl Crow, Joe Nichols, Vince Gill, Amy Grant, Keith Urban, Wynona, Nichole Kidman, Val Kilmer, Allison Krauss, Jerry Douglas
and others. The guitar will be auctioned off in February at www.tomroadyauction.com .
For more on Tom Roady, go to www.tomroady.com