Tour Dates & Local Gigs

 

Upcoming events...at a glance

 

2019

 

Thur Feb 21 - GT "Unplugged" / The Other Place / Forest Hills, NY

Sat Feb 23 - Here Comes The Sun Program / Integral Yoga Institute / NYC

Sat Mar 2 - Concert for Bangladesh Revisited / The Space at Westbury

 

Mar 4 through Mar 30 - Mini-tour with The Yardbirds (see details below)
Mar 30 through Apr 6 - Flower Power Cruise with The Yardbirds 

 

Sun April 28 - Tuff Tails Animal Rescue Benefit / KJ Farrell's

 

Fri May 24 - Clapton Is God-frey Tribute / The Space at Westbury

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday, Feb 23 / 7:00 - 9:00 pm

 

 

Integral Yoga Institute

227 W. 13th St., NYC

("Unplugged" with Godfrey Townsend & Michael Matza)
Please click here for more info and tix.

 

 

For more info and tix...

 

 

 

I am proud and excited to announce that I have been asked to join

the legendary and historic band, The Yardbirds as their new lead guitarist.
I'm looking forward to working with Myke Scavone, John Idan, Kenny Aaronson and Jim McCarty.


March 2019 Tour

 

3/14 - "The Kate" Cultural Arts Center / Old Saybrook, CT

3/15 - Flying Monkey / Plymouth, NH

3/16 - Swyer Theatre / Albany, NY

3/18 - City Winery / New York, NY

3/20 - City Winery / Boston, MA

3/21 - Iron Horse / Northampton, MA

3/22 - Tralf Music Hall / Buffalo, NY

3/23 - Struther’s Library Theatre / Warren, PA

3/24 - Daryl's House / Pawling, NY

3/25 - TBA

3/26 - TBA

3/27 - TBA

3/28 - Colonial Theatre / Phoenixville, PA

3/29 - City Winery / Washington, DC

3/30 - Tin Pan / Richmond, VA


We will also be joining the lineup on the already SOLD OUT

Flower Power Cruise 2019

(March 30 - April 6)

 

UK & Germany 2019 Fall Tour Dates...
 

11/6 - Thüringenhalle / Erfurt, Germany
11/7 - Kultur- und Kongresszentrum / Gera, Germany
11/8 - Harzlandhalle / Ilsenburg, Germany
11/9 - Georg-Friedrich-Händel Hall / Halle (Saale), Germany
11/10 - House Auensee / Leipzig, Germany
11/12 - Stadthalle Cottbus / Cottbus, Germany
11/13 - Stadthalle Chemnitz Großer Saal / Chemnitz, Germany
11/14 - Amo Kulturhaus / Magdeburg, Germany
11/15 - Sparkassen Arena / Jena, Germany
11/16 - Stadthalle Stern Riesa / Riesa, Germany

Plans are to fill the weekend prior in England. (10/30 - 11/3)

 

 

 

 

 

The "Clapton Is GOD-frey" 18th Annual Eric Clapton Tribute show

will be coming a little late this year due to my tour schedule with The Yardbirds.
The band will consist of the "A" Team...
Manny Focarazzo, John Montagna, & Steve Murphy,
with special guest guitarist, Mark Newman.
(Other surprise guests to be announced...)
The official announcement will be in February when tickets go on sale.
I can say no more...

 


Happy Together will be back this summer with it's 10th anniversary tour!!!

 

 

5/29 - State Theatre / New Brunswick, NJ

5/31 - Charleston Music Hall / Charleston, SC

6/1 - Ruth Eckerd Hall / Clearwater, FL

6/2 - Florida Theatre / Jacksonville, FL

6/3 - Melbourne Auditorium / Melbourne, FL

6/4 - Pompano Beach Ampitheatre / Pompano Beach, FL

6/8 - Anderson Music Hall / Hiawassee, GA

6/10 - Carolina Theatre / Durham, NC

6/12 - St. George Theatre / Staten Island, NY

6/13 - Lynn Auditorium / Lynn, MA

6/14 - Mayo Performing Arts Center / Morristown, NJ

6/15 - Theatre at Westbury / Westbury, NY

6/16 - Calvin Theatre / Northampton, MA

6/18 - Bergen Performing Arts Center / Englewood, NJ

6/19 - Keswick Theatre / Glenside, PA

6/20 - Penn's Peak / Jim Thorpe, PA

6/21 - Paramount Theatre / Asbury Park, NJ

6/22 - American Music Theatre / Lancaster, PA

6/23 - Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom / Hampton Beach, NH

6/25 - Cape Cod Melody Tent / Hyannis, MA

6/26 - South Shore Music Circus / Cohasset, MA

6/27 - Tarrytown Music Hall / Tarrytown, NY

6/28 - Garde Arts Center / New London, CT

6/30 - Ocean City Music Pier / Ocean City, NJ

 

7/13 - Saban Theater / Beverly Hills, CA

7/19 - Talking Stick Resort Ballroom / Scottsdale, AZ

7/21 - Pacific Amphitheatre / Costa Mesa, CA

 

7/31 - Ryman Auditorium / Nashville, TN

8/2 - Palace Theatre / Greensburg, PA

8/4 - Wisconsin State Fair / West Allis, WI

8/7 - Effingham Performance Center / Effingham, IL

8/8 - Fraze Pavilion for the Performing Arts / Kettering, OH

8/9 - Four Winds Casino- Silver Creek Event Center / New Buffalo, MI

8/11 - Hard Rock Live / Northfield, OH

8/12 - Indiana State Fair / Indianapolis, IN

8/16 - Paramount Theatre / Aurora, IL

8/17 - The Family Arena / St. Charles, MO

8/22 - Bluestem Center for the Arts / Moorhead, MN

8/25 - Deadwood Mountain Grand Event Center / Deadwood, SD

Please stay tuned...more dates to come!!!

 

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The full band is available for private parties & corporate events of any size...

...or as a solo acoustic act, acoustic duo or trio.