Dickey Betts to Film Live Concert DVD at Staten Island Tour Stop
If you have tickets to see Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and Allman Brothers Band founding member Dickey Betts at the St. George Theatre in Staten Island, get ready for your closeup!
Betts announced today (July 12) has that his concert next Saturday, July 21st show will now be filmed for an upcoming live DVD release. This significant event will be The Dickey Betts Band’s only NYC metro area solo headlining concert, therefore it will give Dickey a chance to stretch out and play a longer show. A co-headling show with The Marshall Tucker Band at The Beacon Theatre on July 16 is sold out.
Betts had a falling-out with the Allman Brothers in 2000 and was let go from the band and in 2014, the legendary guitarist announced he was retiring from the stage.But in January, Betts chose to come out of retirement and hit the road once again with the Dickey Betts Band. This incarnation of the band features his son Duane Betts and Damon Fowler on guitar, Mike Kach on keyboards, bassist Pedro Arevalo and drummers Frankie Lombardi and Steve Camilleri.
Tickets range from $59-$89 and are available at the box office. Call 718-442-2900 or order on Ticketmaster.