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Friday, December 29th, 2017
8:00 PM
William Smith opens as 8pm, followed by PALEFACE at around 9pm. Prolific& influential Alt-folk cult-­hero, PALEFACE, is now an high-energy & charismatic duo featuring his girlfriend Monica "Mo" Samalot, on drum-kit & charming candied vocal harmonies. The band celebrated the release of their latest album, One Big Party (Ramseur Records), with a special guest ­performance alongside The Avett Brothers at Radio City Music Hall, followed by US & Europe tours, including special performances on NPR's Mountain Stage Radio Show, and Daytrotter (voted top 20 of the year). PALEFACE, was schooled musically by friend Daniel Johnston (The Devil And Daniel Johnston) and soon discovered at an NYC open mic by Danny Fields (The Stooges, The Ramones, MC5). He's released over a dozen records including two major label releases, and has been called a major influence by a wide range of artists including multi Grammy Award recipient BECK. He's also collaborated and appeared on three albums by The Avett Brothers. Additionally, Paleface is visual artist who's been selling hundreds of his original music inspired paintings at concerts, art shows, festivals and via his website "Paleface is a gem, a brilliant of the greatest songwriters on Earth" The Avett Brothers "Paleface is a great songwriter, a generous friend, and a big influence on my early stuff" BECK "An indie-folk icon" Flagpole Magazine "Paleface is one of the scene’s best-loved products." Time Out NY "A rousing showman we’re lucky to get to see him play live" Creative Loafing "Overdue for recognition" Nashville Scene "Melodic songs with a sunny vibe while maintaining an edge." The New Yorker For more info: