Sonny Burgess & the Legendary Pacers

Proud Larry's Presents...

Sonny Burgess & the Legendary Pacers

El Bebop Kid

Fri · February 17, 2017

Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm

$10.00

This event is 18 and over

Under the age of 18 may be accompanied by an adult.

Sonny Burgess & the Legendary Pacers
Sonny Burgess & the Legendary Pacers
62 YEARS –(1955-2017)OF MUSIC FROM SONNY BURGESS AND LEGENDARY PACERS AND THEY STILL WANNA BOOGIE. BOOKING NOW FOR 2017 AND THEY ARE ALREADY BOOKED FOR VIVA LAS VEGAS IN APRIL,NASHVILLE BOOGIE IN MAY AT THE OPRY LAND HOTEL, WOODROW WILSON HIGH SCHOOL REUNION IN DALLAS,PHILLIPS COMM. COLLEGE STUTTGART ,ARK., PHILLIPS COLLEGE IN HELENA ,ARKANSAS ,WILDEST CATS IN TOWN FESTIVAL IN UK IN JULY, COOTERS LAST STAND(DUKES HAZARD) IN JULY, PRIVATE PARTY FOR TED AND MARY IN LR IN JANUARY , COTTON PLANT ARKANSAS HIGH SCHOOL REUNION IN MAY, DEPOT DAYS NEWPORT IN SEPT.ARKANSAS MUNICIPAL LEAGUE IN JANUARY,SOUTHBOUND MUSIC FESTIVAL-HELENA IN APRIL, OXFORD MS FILM FESTIVAL.

THE BAND HAS PLAYED ALL OVER THE WORLD,SPAIN,ENGLAND,JAPAN,SWEDEN,GERMANY,FRANCE,HOLLAND,CANADA,AUSTRIA,AUSTRALIA, BRAZIL,FESTIVALS ALL OVER THE UNITED STATES,

HAVE A BOOK TITLED “WE WANNA BOOGIE” THAT HAS WON FIVE AWARDS, THEY ARE IN THE ARKANSAS ENTERTAINERS HALL OF FAME, ROCKABILLY HALL OF FAME IN JACKSON TENN. ,WALK OF FAME IN HOT SPRINGS ARKANSAS,ROCK AND SOUL MUSEUM IN MEMPHIS,ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME IN EUROPE,

HONORED BY THE GOVERNOR OF ARKANSAS WITH THE ARKANSAS ARTS COUNCIL FOLK LIFE AWARD, SONNY PAYNE BLUES AWARD AT THE KING BISCUIT BLUES FESTIVAL IN HELENA ,ARKANSAS

RECORDED ON SUN RECORDS IN MEMPHIS IN THE 50’S AND HAVE A NEW LP JUST RELEASED ON CHARYL RECORDS OF 10 OF THOSE SONGS. HAVE A NEW LP JUST RELEASED TITLED” AN,T GOT NO HOME” ON MUDDY ROOTS RECORDS IN NASHVILLE, WILL HAVE TWO SONGS ON A CD TO BE RELEASE BY BEAR FAMILY RECORDS IN GERMANY IN JANUARY THAT WILL HONOR SONNY AS ONE OF THE GREATEST GUITAR PLAYERS TO RECORD ON SUN AND BOBBY AS ONE OF THE GREATEST DRUMMERS TO RECORD ON SUN RECORDS.

THEY HAVE TOURED THROUGH THE YEARS WITH ARTIST LIKE:ELVIS,JERRY LEE LEWIS,CHARLIE RICH,ROY ORBISON,CARL PERKINS,RONNIE HAWKINS,IKE TURNER,BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN,WANDA JACKSON,LEVON HELMS,PATSY CLINE,CONWAY TWITTY,JASON D WILLIAMS,LITTLE RICHARD,ACE CANNON,RONNIE MCDOWELL TO NAME A FEW. THEY ALSO HAVE APPEARED ON THE MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET SHOW
Venue Information:
Proud Larry's
211 S Lamar Blvd
Oxford, MS, 38655
http://proudlarrys.com/