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Featured Music Video: "One Guitar"
by Mardi Gras

Featured Music Video: "One Guitar" by Mardi GrasThis month's Featured Music Video is a special one.  It's a cover of Willie Nile's "One Guitar" by Mardi Gras, a band from Rome, Italy. That song has become the anthem for Light of Day shows which raise money to fund a cure for Parkinson's. Mardi Gras recorded the song and made this video to help raise money for the Light of Day Foundation. The band told us how the song and video came about.

We got in touch with the Light of Day Foundation when we had the honour and the pleasure to perform at the LIght of Day Roma in 2015 at The Forum, best known for all the Ennio Morricone Recording Sessions.

It was a special night, We shared the stage with Jake Clemons, Vini Lopez, Eddie Manion and of course Joe D'Urso one of the driving force of the Light of Day Caravan. It was a natural step for us then to do a rendition of "One Guitar" the Wille Nile anthem that is often played at the end of the LOD shows, Willie himself encouraged us to release it cause "We are here to fight Parkinsons".

The Single is out now on all the digital stores and all the proceeds are going to the Foundation. You can find where to purchase it online hereThe video is directed by Marco Gallo with the Motion tracking & Text compositing by Marco Castellani.

For more on the band visit www.mardigrasmusic.it or follow them on Facebook at facebook.com/mardigrasband




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Event calendar
Fri, Feb 28, 2020


MUSIC


Joey Cape @ House of Independents, Asbury Park - 8:00pm

Rainbow Full of Sound: Grateful Dead ’72 @ The Wonder Bar, Asbury Park - 7:00pm

THE PRINCE PROJECT @ The Stone Pony, Asbury Park - 7:00pm

AIR SUPPLY @ Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC), Englewood - 8:00pm

DUEL OF THE DECADES: 90’S VS. Y2K – 2020 TOURNAMENT EDITION @ The Wellmont Theater, Montclair - 7:00pm

Masters of Illusion @ State Theatre New Jersey, New Brunswick - 8:00pm

Back To The Eighties Show with Jessie’s Girl @ Count Basie Center For The Arts, Red Bank - 8:00pm

Everett Jones @ Jay & Linda Grunin Center For The Arts At Ocean County College, Toms River - 2:00pm

Cherish the Ladies @ Pollak Theatre @ Monmouth University, West Long Branch - 8:00pm






THEATRE



Till: A New Musical @ Church of St. Andrew & Holy Communion (South Orange), South Orange - 7:00pm

COMEDY


Men are from Mars,Women are from Venus-LIVE @ Avenel Performing Arts Center, Avenel - 8:00pm

Jeff Norris & His K9's for Warriors @ Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan - 8:00pm


FILM


Classic Film Series 35 mm: JURASSIC PARK @ Mainstage @ Union County Performing Arts Center (UCPAC), Rahway - 8:00pm


KIDS


The Spinning Tales of Peter Pan and Cinderella ON ICE @ The Levoy Theatre, Millville - 7:00pm


LECTURE


Annual Robert Fagles Memorial Lecture, presented by the Fund for Irish Studies @ James Stewart Film Theater at 185 Nassau Street on the Princeton University campus, Princeton - 4:30pm

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