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High-Energy Acoustic Band The Whiskey Rebellion Returns to Astoria

Whiskey RebellionTHE ASTORIA-WARRENTON Chamber of Commerce and Liberty Theater present The Whiskey Rebellion in concert on SUNDAY, JULY 31ST AT 5PM. This band was a favorite performer for audience members of all ages and musical tastes at the Goonies 25th Anniversary Concert last June. The band is making a film of their “Live in Oregon” tour documenting their trip, with plans to enter it into Film Festival Circuits. Their last video won several awards. Come to the show and be part of the live filming experience!

The Whiskey Rebellion is an award winning five piece band from Central Virginia that plays high-energy acoustic music. Bluegrass, Influenced by many styles including folk, blues, jazz, and rock — skillful young picking and three part harmony vocals. According to Style Weekly Magazine, “Storytelling. Bank robberies, jail time, mill fires – the themes are familiar, but the lyrics are fresh and captivating.” Mary Simpson, fiddler and vocalist for the band, performed with Yanni on his 2011 North American Spring Tour. Watch their Goonies-inspired video at www.TheWhiskeyRebellion.net.

$15 for adults and $12 for students/senior/military and available at the Liberty Box Office (503-325-5922 x 55) or through Tickets West (800-992-8499 or ticketswest.com.) More information at www.oldoregon.com or at www.Facebook.com/TravelAstoria (click Events.)