The Artimus Pyle Band at the MassMutual Center
SATURDAY, JULY 24 7PM | MASSMUTUAL CENTER
More than just a “tribute” to Lynyrd Skynyrd, it is a tribute to the man that
defined it. Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame member, Artimus Pyle has said, “If it
wasn’t for Ronnie Van Zant, no one would know my name.” Since his
departure from Skynyrd in 1991, Artimus Pyle’s career has led him down
an amazing path of solo records and projects, culminating into one of the
finest tributes to southern rock royalty. The Artimus Pyle Band is a high
energy, true to the music, true to the era, rock group.
Artimus Pyle, Brad Durden, Jerry Lyda, Dave Fowler and Scott Raines are
not only a group of friends and contemporaries, but also some
of the most seasoned musicians in the country. The Artimus Pyle Band
delivers hit after hit, night after night. From “Free Bird” to “Sweet Home
Alabama,” they give fans the best of Skynyrd with one of the men who
Opening for the Artimus Pyle Band will be Cold Train. Cold Train is a must see band for Southern Rock lovers. Guitarists David Yarrison and Michael Barrette’s dual guitar work is a sight to see as they have toured together for over 30 years. Co founder Tim Goodhall fronts the band with his distinct vocals and harmonicas along with Leon Ahronian on keys , Joe Paul on bass guitar and William Hauk on drums bringing decades of road wear.
Cold Train’s unique tribute is renowned for it’s stage show and detail of the music played with a haunting resemblance of the original hit recordings. Cold Train pays tribute to the founding fathers of Southern Rock with pride and respect.