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Fred Tackett & Domenic Genova with Don Heffington
February 20 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Corazon Performing Arts is honored to showcase Topanga Canyon local Fred Tackett (of Little Feat), playing with long time collaborator bassist Domenic Genova & percussionist Don Heffington. This is a rare opportunity to experience this trio in magical Topanga!!
Hailing from Arkansas and a Topanga Canyon local, Fred Tackett is widely known for his fine guitar, legendary mandolin and trumpet playing with Little Feat.
Robert Palmer writes about Fred Tackett’s early years in “Rock and Roll: An Unruly History” In addition to his work with the Feat, Fred has a very large discography of work with other artists including
Allman Brothers, Greg Allman, Rory Block, Jackson Browne, Glen Campbell, Eric Carmen, Valerie Carter, Judy Collins, Rita Coolidge, Bob Dylan, Lowell George, Vince Gill, Rickie Lee Jones, Nicolette Larson, Juice Newton, Aaron Neville, Van Dyke Parks, Bonnie Raitt, Lionel Richie, Leo Sayer, Carly Simon, Boz Scaggs, Rod Stewart, Harry Nilsson, Bob Seger, Ringo Starr, Tom Waits, the Wallflowers, and Jimmy Webb
Domenic has recorded and traveled extensively with Seals and Crofts and appeared on several albums with Michele Shocked and is a well-known for his musical abilities on upright bass and appears with several local jazz groups.
Don Heffington is drummer/percussionist born in Los Angeles. He learned to play from his Grandmother Veda Hol at nine. Played in L.A. with conductor-composer Butch Morris and others. Worked with Big Mama Thorton, Big Joe Turner, The Revingtons, Johnny Otis and others. Written songs for Jon Wayne and Victoria Williams. Toured with Lowell George, Emmylou Harris, Lucinda Williams, Victoria Williams, and others
Recorded with artists such as:
Emmylou Harris, Bob Dylan, Leo Kottke, Vic Chesnutt, Carla Olson, & Mic TaylorJoe Walsh (New Years Eve), Van Dyke Parks, Peter Case, Lucinda Williams , Maria McKee, Rickie Lee Jones , Sam Phillips, Dave Alvin, The Jayhawks, Buddy and Julie Miller, Jimmy Dale Gilmore, K.D. Lang, Ron Sexsmith, Lone Justice, The Wallflowers, Percy Sledge, Matthew Sweet, Geoff Muldaur, Ramsay Midwood, Tony Gilkyson, Over the Rhine, Amy Allison, Tom Russel, Chuck E.Weiss, Sheryl Crow, Dwight Yoakam, and Jackson Browne
WED FEB 20TH, 9PM! 20 bucks suggested donation. Includes beverages. Tix at door or purchase advance tix through link provided. 310-795-1373