"No aspirations to invest in expensive equipment and vehicles to hit the road again (been there, done that)," he said. "In doing so, we can be a little diverse in the material we select which keeps it interesting not only to us, but our fan base as well. I like to call it a smorgasbord of tunes."
The band will make its Musical Chairs debut from
It formed a year ago and has since performed at the Carousel Festival, Company Shops Market, The Fat Frogg, Grill 584 and
Besides Allred on drums and backup vocals, it features
During Friday's Musical Chairs series, expect to hear music from Steely Dan,
"We do plenty that you can dance to, but we aren't in the category of what you'd call a dance band. We want you to be moved by what you hear and sometimes that means dancing and sometimes it just means closing your eyes and taking in the harmonies and melodic chords and rhythms the song takes you through," Allred said. "Our niche is not to have one. It's like trying to nail Jell-O to a wall -- you just can't do it."
The band's slogan is "A Musical Cruz Thru Time" and Allred said "it relates to the name of the band and best describes what you are in for at one of our performances. Hopefully no matter what kind of music you prefer, you'll hear a little of it when you come see us."
Admission is free, but donations of children's art supplies are appreciated for arts classes at the
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