Article Contributed by gratefulweb | Published on Wednesday, October 11, 2023

Buffalo Iron Works, a pivotal presence and adored icon in the live music scene, is elated to announce its monumental 10-year anniversary celebration set for October 19th, 2023. The milestone event is set to feature the renowned Melvin Seals & JGB, promising an unforgettable night of music, camaraderie, and special surprises.

Melvin Seals: A Musical Maestro Gracing the Stage

Melvin Seals, a music powerhouse with an impressive five-decade career as a performer, recording artist, and producer, will illuminate the stage during the anniversary festivities. Widely acclaimed for his dynamic performances on the Hammond B-3 organ and keyboards with the legendary Jerry Garcia Band, Melvin has played a crucial role in sculpting the "Jam Band Music" genre. His musical palette gracefully transcends genres, offering a mesmerizing mix of blues, funk, rock, jazz, R&B, and gospel, captivating audiences of all musical preferences.

Melvin Seals & JGB: Delivering a Symphony of Spontaneity and Musical Mastery

With their intuitive, expressive style, soulful delivery, and exceptional musical prowess, Melvin and JGB guarantee an evening brimming with spontaneity and musical mastery. The ensemble features John Kadlecik on lead guitar and vocals, John-Paul McLean on bass, Jeremy Hoenig on drums, and of course, Melvin's mesmerizing Hammond B-3 Organ and keyboards, their chemistry orchestrates a boundless musical journey that metamorphoses with each performance.

Audiences are promised an electrifying, often psychedelic experience that will keep them dancing, smiling, and occasionally gazing in wonder for hours on end. Jerry Garcia famously dubbed Melvin the "Master of the Universe" for his rock-gospel-soul-rhythm and blues fusion, and Melvin continues to delight music aficionados with his unique melodic flavor alongside JGB

Buffalo Iron Works: A Decade of Musical Brilliance and Community

Nestled in the Historic Cobblestone District of Downtown Buffalo, NY, Buffalo Iron Works has been a pulsating hub for music enthusiasts since its grand opening on September 27th, 2013. The venue, housed in a meticulously renovated early 1900s factory space, offers an intimate live music lounge setting that showcases a diverse range of national, regional, and local artists across various genres. Not merely a sanctuary for music, Buffalo Iron Works also opens its doors to a myriad of events, from concerts and acoustic shows to book signings and birthday celebrations, ensuring it perpetually vibrates as an inclusive and vibrant cultural space.

Join a Celebration of Decade, Music, and Community

Join us in celebrating a decade of music, community, and the unforgettable moments that have etched Buffalo Iron Works into the cherished heart of Buffalo's cultural landscape.

Event Details:

  • Date: October 19th, 2023
  • Location: BUFFALO IRON WORKS, 49 Illinois St. Buffalo, NY 14203
  • Doors Open: 7:00 pm
  • Show Begins: 8:00 pm
  • Age Limit: 18+


Tickets Available Online: www.buffaloironworks.com. Click Here to purchase tickets.

In addition to the exquisite music, Buffalo Iron Works' 10-year anniversary party will spotlight drink specials, an exclusive signed merchandise giveaway, and more surprises that promise to make this celebration truly spectacular.

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