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CHRIS CERNA & BLUEGRASS REPUBLIC + COLONEL’S STRING BAND
Saturday, July 27, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm$17.50
Chris Cerna, formerly the mandolinist with the Lonesome Otis Band, brings his new great band The Bluegrass Republic, down to the Boulevard featuring experienced players performing clean instrumentals accompanied by fine vocal harmonies. This band is guaranteed to satisfy even the most critical of bluegrass music aficionados. They are a dedicated band that specializes in hard-driving, traditional bluegrass. Their set lists include traditional, gospel and the bands fine original songs performed by Chris Cerna – mandolin, vocals; Celeste Cerna – Bass, vocals; David Dickey III – Guitar, vocals and Mark Cassidy – banjo, vocals.
Plus on the same bill The Colonel’s String Band featuring legendary West Coast bluegrasser David “The Colonel” Dickey II’s String Band featuring Brother Leon and a host of excellent players. A delightful excursion into the past with the sights and sounds of “first generation” bluegrass music as performed by this quintet of some of the finest So Cal musicians. The “Colonel,” David Dickie II, was a co-founding member of the legendary band “Lost Highway,” while “Brother Leon”, Chris Boutwell was a member of “High Country” a band that recorded for Warner Brothers in the 1970s. They are joined by world class musicians David Dickey III (fiddle), Chris Cerna (banjo), and Celeste Cerna (bass).
Online tickets sales close at the night of the show. Any remaining tickets are for sale at Boulevard Music when doors open At unless noted otherwise. Tickets may also be purchased in person at Blvd Music or by phone (310) 398-2583 using a major credit card.
A $1 service charge per ticket is added to online and phone orders. All ticket sales are final. They are non-refundable and non-exchangeable. For online ticket purchases, you will need to provide the ticket barcode for entry. Please print your ticket or display the barcode on your phone.
Please note all shows start at 8pm and doors open at 7:30pm unless indicated otherwise. People who already have their tickets (purchased them in advance) get in first when doors open at 7:30 pm. After the people who already have their tickets are admitted any remaining tickets will go on sale.
Please note that taking photos or any other type of recording is not allowed during performances at Boulevard Music.