Friday, April 18, 2014

Rockstock 2014

RockStock and Barrels to be held on June 28th this year in Rockaway Beach NY.

some of the bands scheduled to perform are

Main stage
1) Matt Kiss 11am
2) The Mourning War 12noon
3) The Wordy Bums 1pm
4) Exit Verona 2pm
5) The King's Heartbeat 3pm
6) Indaculture 4pm
7) Symptom 7 5pm
8) Grim Pickens 6pm
Second Stage
1) Ethoscope 11:30am 2) The Ready Hentchmen 12:30pm, 3) Dysfunction 1:30pm, 4) Rat-trap Bumpkin 2:30 5) Groundswell 3:30pm 6) The Rev Jefferson 4:30pm 7) Shipwrecks 5:30pm 

Some dates for 2014...(W) Walker, (KHB) The King's Heartbeat and (BOTG) the Brotherhood of the Grape...Giddy up

Nov 27th 2013 (KHB) @The Rail Howard Beach NY 9pm
Dec 1st 2013 (W) @ Thai-Rock Rockaway Beach NY 6pm
Dec 21st 2013 (KHB) @ The Bungalow Bar Rockaway Beach NY 10pm
Jan 10th 2014 (KHB) @ Tammany Hall Lower East Side NY 10pm
Feb 8th 2014 (W) @ C.J.'s Ozone Park NY 8pm
Feb 15th 2014 (KHB) @ The Irish Circle (Save the Whale)Rockaway Beach 9pm
Feb 27th to Mar 3rd 2014 (KHB) Puerto Rico short tour 4 shows!
Mar 8th 2014 (W) @ B-Side Ballroom Oneonta N.Y. 8pm
Apr 13th 2014 (W) @ Uma's Rockaway Beach N.Y. 12 noon
Apr 19th (W) @ The Rail 2 Coleman Square Howard Beach N.Y. 8pm
May 1st 2014 (KHB) @ Drom 85 Ave A NYC 8:30pm
Jun 13th 2014 (W) @ Landis Arbortoreum Esperance N.Y. 8pm
Jun 14th 2014 (W) @ Mc Beatin's (Chris Pickford Memorial jam) 8pm
Jun 28th 2014 (KHB) @ Rockstock and Barrels surf festival Rockaway Beach N.Y. 10am
Jul 10th to July 16th San Diegio,Los Angeles and San Francisco (W)(details coming)
Jul 24th 2014 (KHB) @ Neptune Beach Bandshell Long Beach N.Y. 6pm
Jul 26th 2014 (BOTG) @ Trashed Clubhouse Deer Park N.Y. 10pm

Monday, December 23, 2013

10 years of Bar-Humbug.....dedicated to raising money for the fight against Cancer

10 years ago a bunch of us got together with producer Ron Zabrocki and recorded in 2 weeks the album "Bar-Humbug" we are happy to say it is still selling The 2 original songs I wrote "Christmas in The Caribbean" and "Christmas in NYC" being (I'm happy to say)some of the top selling songs in my career....every dollar a song....check your memory and you will find me there.

Friday, November 08, 2013

The King's Heartbeat debut show at The Bungalow Bar RBNY

Live Saturday November 9th 2013 Walker and The King's Heartbeat.....10pm

The line-up includes Walker on Guitar/Vocals, Kooly Chat on Turn tables/Percussion, Brain Senders on Drums, Luci Emm on Vocals, B.M.W.A. on Vocals, Roger Mascetti on Guitar and Matt McCann on Bass.

Check out Bungalow Bar fresh off their storm recovery and their apperance on Bar Rescue with John Taffer.

Get a baby sitter........

2013 the storm recovery year

After the release of "Greetings from South Queens" Me and The Brotherhood of the Grape set out to perform at as many storm damaged places as possible..The King's Heartbeat took over after September...although our own band members ares till dealing with home displacement and finacial chaos because of it...I'm glad we were able to help out friends and communities in South Queens and Long Islands South Shore...Thanks to all the musicians I performed with and all of these great places we performed at.

Dec 18th 2012 The Cutting Room NYC 11pm
Feb 6th 2013 The W Hotel in NYC 10pm
Mar 30th 2013 MoMa Dome in Rockaway N.Y. 2pm
 May 30th 2013 Connolly's in Rockaway Beach N.Y. 8pm
Apr 26th 2013 C.J's Ozone Park N.Y. 10pm
June 11th 2013 on Randall's Island N.Y. 2pm

June 14th 2013 The Bungalow Bar Rockaway Beach N.Y. 9PM

June 21st 2013 Make Music New York Rockaway Beach N.Y. 11pm
June 22nd 2013 Rockstock and Barrels Rockaway Beach N.Y. 2PM
June 29 2013 Carriage House Stamford N.Y. 7pm 

July 6th 2013 The Rail Howard Beach N.Y. 9Pm

 July 14th 2013 solo acoustic showcase Mandalay Bay Las Vegas

July 20th 2013 The 2 Bridges Festival Broad Channel 9pm
July 24th Jamerson's Rockaway Beach N.Y. 9PM

July 27th 2013 The Wharf Rockaway Beach N.Y. 9PM

July 31st to Aug 12th European Short Tour
(Le Cheile Music and Arts Festival,Cobblestone Joe's and more) 

Aug 24th 2013 Bailey's Smokehouse Blauvelt N.Y. 9Pm
Oct 4th 2013 Thai-Rock Rockaway Beach NY 9pm
Nov 9th 2013 Bungalow Bar Rockaway Beach NY 9PM
Nov 27th 2013 The Rail Howard Beach NY 9pm

Friday, May 31, 2013

The King's Heartbeat debut album in stores June 11th 2013

Walker, B.M.W.A, Luci Emm, Brian Senders and Kooly Chat all make up The King's Heartbeat and their brand new album an exotic mix of Rock/Pop/Reggae hits the store on June 11th 2013 on Into the Whip Records!

Saturday, March 30, 2013

Into The Whip Records Charity C.D. making waves

Article in Queens Courier Into The Whip Records release "Greetings From South Queens" is making waves... Walker and The Brotherhood of the Grape's "Hey Today" is selling like crazy on I-Tunes...J.Magure President

Tuesday, March 05, 2013

Walker and Bunji Garlin's classic take on Marvin Gaye's Let's Get It On

In 2000 Walker and then up and coming soca star and now legendary Bunji Garlin remade a version of Let's Get it On by Marvin Gaye for the original Glow Soundtrack