40th annual Red Hook Hardscrabble “Funky Meters & New Orleans Suspects” free concert

40th annual Red Hook Hardscrabble “Funky Meters & New Orleans Suspects” free concert

The Funky Meters and New Orlean Suspects will be playing a free concert on Saturday, September 16th at the 40th annual Red Hook Hardscrabble Day. The two New Orleans bands will be playing to benefit the #TeamNora local Charity. #TeamNora was founded in 2016 to rally behind a local mother battle colon cancer and works to provide household services and care packages for people managing a cancer diagnosis.

The Funky Meters was founded in during the 1989 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival by Art Neville, George Porter JR., and Russell Batiste Jr. Their music features nods to the past with their New Orleans heritage, and features an impressive resume of musical backgrounds and sounds.

Venue: Art Centro
485 Main Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Phone: (845)454-4525