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Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Ben Waters Trio Brings Rock & Roll to The Met

The Met welcomes top boogie-woogie pianist Ben Waters and his Trio on Saturday 5th March at 8pm.

Although only 35 he has entertained at festivals, theatres and clubs for over 20 years, with over 3000 gigs under his belt. Combining the music of his heroes (Fats Domino, Jerry Lee Lewis Amos Milburn etc) with cutting edge original material, Ben Waters and his band he have toured all over the world.

His performances are sensational, having played with the legends of rock \’n roll – Chuck Berry, Jerry Lee Lewis, Shakin\’ Stevens, Ray Davies – and is proud to call Jools Holland his friend and mentor.

Ben together with his very talented trio will be performing some of the material from his tribute album to Ian Stewart (\”Stu\”), founder member of the Rolling Stones, as well as his usual eclectic power-driven boogie woogie and rock \’n roll interspersed with some of his unique original material.

Tickets are £12 seated or if you fancy bringing your dancing shoes, £10 for standing. To book call the ticket office on 0161 761 2216 or go on line www.themet.biz
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