PRLog - Jan. 19, 2011 - SANIBEL ISLAND, Fla. -- Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks take the stage 8 p.m. Saturday, April 9, at BIG ARTS.
Dan Hicks & the Hot Licks
BIG ARTS Schein Performance Hall is located at 900 Dunlop Road, Sanibel. Tickets are general admission $41, Loge $46, Student $15.
Dan Hicks earned a reputation as a true original with his signature eclecticism and humor. As the originator of lively “folk jazz,” Hicks blends the best parts of jazz, swing, and country into his own unique style that fellow rocker Tom Waits calls “fly, sly, wily, and dry.”
The original Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks recorded five groundbreaking and Billboard-charting albums. They toured worldwide and Dan appeared on the cover of Rolling Stone magazine three times. Today Hicks, with female backup singers, “The Lickettes,” presents his usual droll humor and impeccably-written tunes, incorporating Western swing, Gypsy folk, bluegrass, and bossa nova.
Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks Patron Sponsor West Wind Inn.
Want to read more? Please visit us at http://www.BIGARTS.org for more event information including links to artists’ sites. To purchase tickets stop by BIG ARTS or call Marks Box Office at (239) 395-0900.
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