Episode 324- Tony Barbata

This week I sat with St.Louis drummer Tony Barbata! You may have seen him performing around town recently with The Sleepy Rubies & John Henry. We talk about both of those groups he’s in, playing LouFest this summer, teaching drum lessons and so much more.


See Tony LIVE

Dec 11th John Henry at Gaslight recoriding The Loft Sessions

Dec 21st Sean Canan’s Voodoo Players playing Led Zepplin at Broadway Oyster Bar

Dec 29th The Sleepy Rubies with Salisbury at Off Broadway

Dec 30th SLAM at Trainwreck Saloon

Dec 31st SLAM NYE at Moulin

Feb 4th John Henry at Off Broadway “Video Release”

May 5-6 Kevin Bowers at Jazz At The Bistro

On this episode you’ll hear:

The Sleepy Rubies “A Good Something” available on TheSleepyRubies.Bandcamp.com or ITunes on their A Great Big Love EP

John Henry “The Professional” available on ITunes on John’s Dark City Dark Country album

Check out Tony’s drum lessons and more at STLDrumLab.com or Facebook.

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Thanks to Gaslight for all of their support with this show. Check out GaslightSTL.com and schedule a tour today if you haven’t been by there. It’s a beautiful recording studio attached to a bar! Don’t miss John Henry there Dec 11 recording for The Loft Sessions.

12342578_182933895386709_6687088724347852320_nAlso I’d like to welcome back to the show Music Record Shop!! They relocated to Washington Ave now, so swing by and check out their new location! New records in every Friday. Shop online 24/7 at MusicRecordShop.com.