Tickets available at the door only, early arrival to ensure entry is strongly suggested.
Philadelphia’s noted neo-swing master Drew Nugent has released a very modern and gender fluid video for the very retro, but racy single “Caretaker’s Daughter” from his upcoming long awaited solo album ’ll Never Be the Same (see below)
Nugent will be celebrating the release of I’ll Never Be the Same at one of his favorite haunts, La Peg Brasserie at Fringe Arts. Tickets include the show, a drink, and the new CD.
For Nugent, playing a gig isn’t just about music. It’s about taking a step back in time. Stride pianist, trumpeter and vocalist, he recreates the music of a bygone era—playing what has been coined HOT Jazz—which was popular from 1897 to 1935. “In essence, it’s jazz in its original form,” says Nugent, “the original American pop music.”...