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Caren Kennedy Duo
Featuring multi-instrumentalist and vocalist, Caren Kennedy, together with guitarist and vocalist, Rich Plumpton, this acoustic band performs a diverse mix of music steeped in the jam-band tradition and influenced by artists such as the Grateful Dead, Pink Floyd, the Beatles, Janis Joplin, Sheryl Crow, and many more. A truly fun band to experience, the Caren Kennedy Duo brings a party vibe whenever they play!
Kathy Phillips Duo
Together with guitarist Walt Bibinger, singer-songwriter Kathy Phillips performs a variety of pop, jazz, standards, and originals. Walt began playing the guitar at age 4, performing professionally at age 12, and teaching at age 16. But his primary musical influence and mentor was the late Grammy Award winning guitarist, Harry Leahey, with whom he studied from 1975 until his passing in the 1990s. A New Jersey local, Kathy has opened for/shared the stage with national acts including Hootie & the Blowfish, Styx, Andy Summers (Police), Dickey Betts (Allman Brothers), Chris Barron (Spin Doctors), Michael Glabicki (Rusted Root), and others. Be sure not to miss the talented Kathy Phillips and Walt Bibinger performing right here in Warren County!
Featuring Rob Fraser (bass, vocals) and June Thomas (keyboards, vocals), this exciting, eclectic duo performs classic rock, jazz, blues, and pop mixes – with lots of personality! Lifelong professional musicians, each has played many different genres of music and has toured with nationally-known acts.