Address: 237 W. 42nd St. (7-8 Aves.) - 212-997-4144
Description: Cowboy Mouth is New Orleans rock 'n' roll. Annually presenting roughly 150 shows, releasing nearly a dozen records, and featured on TV shows and radio stations everywhere, the band has been seen and heard by millions of fans worldwide. For more than 15 years, the members of Cowboy Mouth have preached and shouted at the top of their lungs the joys of being alive and the joys of being in and from New Orleans, sharing a slice of Mardi Gras heaven with fans around the world. As frontman Fred LeBlanc has said, "If The Neville Brothers and The Clash had a baby, it would be Cowboy Mouth." Cowboy Mouth's releases include two records on MCA, one on Atlantic, and several on its own Cowboy Mouth Records label. Known for its legendary live shows, the band has performed for over nine million fans to date, headlining at major festivals and venues around the country. The band has also made several film and television appearances, including a performance in the Steven Soderburgh film The Underneath and appearances on MTV, VH1, Live with Regis and Kelly, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, and The Late Show with Craig Kilborn. The group's numerous tours have included expeditions with friends in Hootie and the Blowfish, Barenaked Ladies, Sister Hazel, and Better Then Ezra. Cowboy Mouth's latest full-length studio release is Fearless (2008), which includes some of the band's most popular live songs: "Anything," "Disconnected," "Belly," and "Tell the Girl Ur Sorry." The track "I Believe" has also become a sleeper hit after being picked up for airplay by several large country stations. In addition, the band recently released a live concert DVD titled The Name of the Band is Cowboy Mouth. Shot at the Roxy Theatre in Los Angeles, it's one of Cowboy Mouth's finest performances, capturing the excitement, energy, and top-notch musicianship of the band's live show in front of a thousand screaming fans.
Venue Description: A throwback to the fabled days of New York nightclubs, B.B. King Blues Club & Grill features top-caliber music stars and an American Continental menu with a Southern flair. The Showcase Room has video screens and state-of-the-art sound, table seating, a bar where you can snack and listen, and a dance floor. The Beatles Brunch is offered every Saturday at noon (doors at 11am), and doors open for the Gospel Brunch every Sunday at 12:30pm with music at 1:30pm.