Pat DiNizio will be performing a solo acoustic set at the fantastic and thrilling Chiller Theatre Expo, taking place Saturday April 25 at the Sheraton in Parsippanny NJ. Stop by and meet Pat in person!
Pat DiNizio and the Scotch Plainsmen are celebrating George Harrison’s birthday on February 25th with a set of favorites by George and the Beatles at the Crossroads in Garwood, NJ. The show will also be broadcast live by Homegrown Radio. Doors at 6, show starts at 7.
Next stop for the explosive Smithereens – Sat. Feb. 21 at the Suffolk Theater, Riverhead, NY. Andy Burton from John Mayer’s band will be joining on keyboards, to bring you a completely different show! Get in from the cold, and spend a rocking Evening With The Smithereens and meet THRILLA, JIM, DENNIS, PAT (AND ANDY B, too!)
The Baltimore Sun reviews the Smithereens’ recent show at Rams Head, Annapolis. “How are you on guitars – do you like them? Big, ringing chords? Jangly, melodic riffs, built on droning open strings? Chugging rhythms, supported by a good, loud bass, with clock-steady drums holding things together?”
The Smithereens will be playing the Rock of the Eighties tour again in 2015, along with The Romantics and Berlin! Tour dates are being lined up right now. Watch the shows page for a show coming to a city near you!
From Las Vegas to the Jersey Boardwalk, Pat DiNizio’s solo show, “Confessions of A Rock Star” plays Thursday evenings at the Langosta Lounge in Asbury Park. Pat spoke with Chris Jordan about his one-man show, which features Smithereens hits, as well as Pat’s personal rock and roll stories.
Smithereens drummer Dennis Diken will be a special guest of Dave Davies of the Kinks on his current tour to support his new solo album “I Will Be Me”. The tour kicks off in November in Milwaukee WI, with dates around the East Coast and Dennis will be joining Dave for all but one of the shows.
Just out on iTunes is “The Smithereens Live at the Roxy”, a live recording of the band’s first Los Angeles concert. The 19 track recording features most of the songs from “Especially For You” and “Beauty and Sadness” in addition to a number of covers. Not to be missed!