July 30th, 2022 7pm Stage 2
Jody Porter is an American musician He was the lead guitarist of Grammy Award-nominated power pop band Fountains of Wayne. Known for his impressive virtuoso abilities and British guitar pop playing style, Jody first garnered attention fronting and writing the songs for London-based band The Belltower. He has several solo albums out and a new one Waterways out now. Fronting his new band The Berlin Waltz, Jody will be playing some select venues this summer showcasing his songs from past and present.
During the New Wave era, deerfrance not only worked the door at CBGBs but did the booking at Max’s in New York City. She gave The B-52s and Devo their first NYC gig and later introduced Devo to Brian Eno. deerfrance has performed live with David Bowie at Carnegie Hall, toured for two years with John Cale and sang with Tom Verlaine. She formed Floor Kiss with Dee Pop from the Bush Tetra's which was deemed one of the best bands of the late 1980’s by the New York Times. In 2000 she formed Extra Virgin Mary.