Posts Tagged ‘SAMMYS’

They Are Family

Thursday, September 12th, 2013
Goose and the Maverick

The Maverick (Mark Hoffman) and Goose (Gustav Hoffman).

The Naked Truth (with the Hoffman’s as the core and other parts played by extended family members Byron Cage, Al’s Wine & Whiskey Bar into a Jam Factory last night.  For a few hours TNT blended enough house, funk, blues electronica and pain ole musical mojo to satisfy the soul of  Syracuse.
Goose getting in touch with his inner funk brother

Goose getting in touch with his inner funk brother.

Erica Ann and Goose singing Brother, Sister by the Brand New Heavies

Bringing the Noise & The Funk: Anna and Goose singing a cover of The Brand New Heavies Brother, Sister.

Papa was a Rolling Stone: Mark Hoffman

Papa is like a Rolling Stone: Mark Hoffman (SAMMY-Award Winner)


Saturday, June 2nd, 2012

Israe Hagen, Bass Solo

Israe Hagen, Bass Solo

Stroke, featuring Isreal Hagan, played the Clinton Square stage during Saturday’s Taste of Syracuse Celebration. The multiple-SAMMY Award-winning  group is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year.
Israel Hagan, Syracuse's Boss of the Bass

Isreal Hagan, Syracuse’s Boss of the Bass