George Porter Jr. & Runnin' Pardners Live at Oak Garden Miami
Fri Jun 11 2021 at 07:00 pm to Sat Jun 12 2021 at 12:00 am
Oak Garden Miami | Miami, FL
About this Event
George Porter Jr. is best known as the bassist of The Meters, along with Art Neville, Leo Nocentelli and Joseph Zigaboo Modeliste. The group was formed in the mid 60's and came to be recognized as one of the progenitors of funk then called R&B. The Meters disbanded in 1977 and reformed in 1989. Porter has his own project the Runnin' Pardners with well known New Orleans artists Chris Adkins (guitar), Michael Lemmler (keyboards) and rising star on music scene and Terrence Houston (drums). Join us in the Miami Oak Garden to hear his new sensational album. Porter has proven to be capable of the ultimate fusion of rock, funk, and R&B and is recognized as one of the industry's elite bass players.
The Oak Garden Miami Midtown/Wynwood Design District is an intimate, open-air venue located in the Allapattah neighborhood of Miami. Surrounded by industrial buildings, Oak Garden an oasis of trees and plants, a cultural hub in the middle of the urban jungle. The venue features local food provided by the team behind Smart Bites 2 Go, and a selection of local craft beers.beautiful outdoor music venue with a full bar and tasty food. A sexy tropical garden style midtown supporting local art and live music. The Oak Garden features an array of culture arts, local artists, delicious local chef flares of grilled foods selections.
Guests should arrive early when doors open at 7pm as we will be featuring the restaurant menu and yummy cocktails. These nights will be special and extraordinarily funky and thrilling as George Porter Jr., will be performing songs from his latests album, ""Crying For Hope" Now Available on Double Vinyl, CD & Digital recorded in the pandemic. A one of kind concert experience that will resonate fond memories from years to come. Look forward to seeing everyone.
Where is it happening?Oak Garden Miami, 791 NW 20th St. Miami, FL 33127, Miami, United States