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All My Roady Friends

January 31 – February 6, 2012

"Tom Roady Week" in Nashville, Tennessee

The music community of Nashville knew and loved him — and you certainly heard him on your radio — so mark your calendar and plan on joining a musical celebration of the life and music of Nashville percussionist, Tom Roady.

Tuesday, Jan. 31, at the Red Rooster, beginning around 7 PM, will be All My Roady Friends, a musical celebration of the man loved and respected by so many. Be ready for an evening of artists percussionist Tom Roady worked with, paying tribute to him as only they can. Artists confirmed as of today include Sam Bush, Jonelle Mosser, Marcus Hummon, Phil Keaggy, Suzi Ragsdale and several other surprise guests are currently pending!

There will be a $10 cover at the door and a silent auction with some amazing items and services for your bidding pleasure. All proceeds of the evening will go to Tom's widow, Melanie.

Tom touched so many lives and filled everything he touched with love ... so come join Nashville musicians and artists celebrate the life of Tom Roady and help us raise some needed funds!

The event will be an evening of fun, wonderful music, and memories of an incredible man who also happened to be an amazing musician.

Red Rooster
1530 Demonbreun St
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 457-2781

Tom Roady

Monday, Feb. 6, at Douglas Corner, the Loud Jazz Jam, will be an evening dedicated to Tom, who was an ardent supporter and participant.

"Regardless of the title, the Loud Jazz Player's Jam is not necessarily only about Jazz. The title is just a nod to the great John Scofield Record of the same name, and the house band's love of classic jazz, and rock fusion forms. This bi-weekly event is more about the spirit of improvisation, and exploration in pretty much any style of music from pop to bluegrass to afro-cuban, brazilian, african, indian, and other world styles as well as the many derivations of the blues. In addition, our events are foremost about championing sincere musical camaraderie, and fellowship through events that are supportive/nonjudgmental gatherings of musicians, and music lovers of every stripe."

As you might imagine, this will be an opportunity to hear some of the best musicians available anywhere, jamming in honor of their departed brother.

Douglas Corner Cafe
2106 8th Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37204
(615) 298-1688

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