Feb 2013

Steve Smith & The Nakeds’ 40th Anniversary At The Met

Steve Smith & The Nakeds, “the Official Unofficial Band of Narragansett Beer,” are celebrating their 40th anniversary this Saturday with a show at The Met in Pawtucket. Show starts at 9:30pm and is only $8! Click here for tickets: http://themetri.com/events/steve-smith-the-nakeds/

BIO: The Nation’s Premiere Rhythm and Blues Band is a ten-man unit consisting of a four-piece rhythm section, a five-piece brass section, and it’s lead vocalist, Steve Smith. Together, Steve Smith and the Nakeds are now celebrating forty esteemed years of live performances and studio recordings. During that time, the rhythm & blues powerhouse has thrived with their distinct infectious blend of rhythm, brass, and fun. Throughout it’s history, the band has shared the touring stage and recording studio with Bruce Springsteen’s saxophonist, Clarence Clemons for a series of critically acclaimed performances. They have been featured on television, appearing on MTV’s video countdown program “The Basement Tapes”, and more recently, an episode of “The Family Guy”.

Steve Smith, lead vocals
Ed Vallee, guitar/vocals
Frank Rapone, keyboards/vocals
Steven “The Kid” DeCurtis, trumpet
T.J. Schwartz, baritone sax
Chris Schwartz, trombone
Bob “Guido” DeCurtis, tenor sax
Mark Legault, alto sax
Mike Marra, bass guitar/vocals
Joe Groves, drums & percussion
Marty Sherlock, sound engineer