CONCERT FOR BANGLADESH REDUX RETURNS TO AUSTIN!
This month marks the 40th anniversary of the historic Concert For Bangladesh, created by George Harrison to raise support for the traumatized refugees of the war-torn region. It was the first event of its kind, and it will re-performed by Darin Murphy and several friends, including Nakia, Benjamin Hotchkiss, Akina Adderly, Trish Murphy, Johnny Goudie and many more. It happens Sunday, August 28 at Threadgill's World Headquarters, 301 W Riverside Dr in South Austin. Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door. Proceeds benefit the George Harrison fund for UNICEF. All ages welcome. Don't miss this amazing family event!!
DARIN to sing the music of Pink Floyd on May 28.
"Which One's Pink?" celebrates the music of Pink Floyd under the massive old smokestacks of Austin historic Seaholm Power Plant. I'll be anchoring the vocals on this project and singing along with many special guests, including Billy Harvey, Teal Collins Zee from the Mother Truckers, Taylor Mills from Brian Wilson's band, Tony Scalzo of Fastball, SKYROCKET! frontman Benjamin Hotchkiss, Lang Freeman of Sounds Under Radio and soul singer Akina Adderly.
This one-time-only event happens Saturday, May 28. Tickets are on sale now! visit www.whichonespink.net
DARIN opens for STYX Saturday, Feb 18
THIS JUST IN...got a call yesterday from my agent and I have last minute booking - a solo acoustic opener for STYX at the brand-spankin' new ACL LIVE At The Moody Theater. Show starts promptly at 8:00 and my set is about 25 minutes.
After the gig and a quick drink I'll walk around the corner to Cedar Street Courtyard and join SKYROCKET! on drums for the evening. See y'all there!