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Oct 04, 2004 - CD LIVE! PRESENTS RAUL MALO: FIRST SHOW SOLD OUT, SECOND SHOW ADDED
For Immediate Release
Three Rivers Arts Festival
Office: 412-281-8723 x27
March, Malo’s Grammy-winning
The Mavericks performed at the Byham Theater to a sold out crowd. He returns to
Born in Miami of Cuban parents, Malo spent his high school years playing bass guitar in several small bands before forming the Mavericks in the late 1980s as the group’s lead singer and songwriter. When the band went on hiatus in the late 1990s, Malo pursued a solo career, releasing his first solo album, the Latin-infused Today.
Though he reunited the band in 2003, Malo still maintains his successful solo career. His latest release The Nashville Acoustic Sessions features Pat Flynn on acoustic guitar, mandolin and vocals, dobroist Rob Ickes and bassist Dave Pomeroy.
Live! widens the creative _expression of the
Three Rivers Arts Festival, a 45-year-old tradition, bridges artistic style and
_expression, mixing the contemporary visual arts with live music, theater and
dance performances contributing to their year-round cultural commitment