Showcase Live to host “Boston Legends” on St. Patrick’s Day

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Foxboro’s Showcase Live will host a very special concert on St. Patrick’s Day featuring an all star cast of Boston musicians. Dubbed the “Boston Legends” concert, the show will feature members and alumnae of the J. Geils Band, Aerosmith, Boston, The Joe Perry Project, Farrenheit, Jon Butcher Axis, Bellevue Cadillac and more.

The “Boston Legends” band will include guitarist J. Geils, harmonica player Magic Dick and bassist Danny Klein of the J. Geils Band, Barry Goudreau formerly of the band Boston, Joe Pet from the Joe Perry Project and Doug Bell from Bellevue Cadillac. Vocals for the band will be shared by guitar great and Grammy nominee Jon Butcher from the Jon Butcher Axis along with Charlie Farren of the Joe Perry Project and Farrenheit and David Hull who has performed with Aerosmith and Joe Perry Project. The group will also feature Sandy McDonald from The Commitments, child prodigy Desiree Bassett who has performed with numerous rock icons including Ted Nugent and Sammy Hagar, The Uptown Horns and more.

Opening the show will be Ernie and the Automatics. Tickers for the show are now on sale through Ticketmaster for $48.50, with a limited amount of VIP packages that will include access to a Meet and Greet session on sale for $75.50.

The show coincides with a new releases from members of the Boston Legends. Farren and Butcher’s collaborative project Farren-Butcher, Inc will release their debut album FBI on March 12.  Hull has a new album coming out called Soul in Motion. Hull released a new album, Soul In Motion, last fall.

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