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Average White Band
Phone (330) 376-7171
Price $30 - $45
Age Suitability 18 and up
Categories Funk R&B and Soul

Average White Band

Sunday, May 5, 2013 7:30p
The Tangier Akron, OH

AWB are widely regarded as one of the best soul and funk bands in the history of music. Though perhaps best known for their timeless instrumental mega-hit 'Pick Up the Pieces' the band's strength actually lay in their consistently accomplished song-writing, stretching across several gold selling albums and multi- grammy nominations for the legendary Atlantic Records. Somewhat incongruously, given their Scottish roots, the six piece took the influences of their R&B heroes - people like Marvin Gaye,… Show more

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Average White Band

The Tangier has been providing the Akron community with food & entertainment for 3 generations. Whether you're looking to host an event, see a concert in the World Famous Cabaret, or dinner at Bistro 532, the Tangier is your perfect destination!

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Their self-effacing name to the contrary, Average White Band was anything but -- one of the few white groups to cross the color line and achieve success and credibility playing funk, with their tight, fiery sound also belying their Scottish heritage, evoking American R&B hotbeds like Detroit, Memphis, and Philadelphia instead....
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The Tangier
532 W. Market St.
Akron, OH 44303
(330) 376-7171
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