Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez

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After Lovelace/Stoltz is was time for Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez to rock Bridge Street Live.

 

Introducing Christine

Introducing Christine

 

The Beehive Queen was ready to party and brought the audience right along.

the Beehive Queen

the Beehive Queen

Cliff Goodwin was as animated as I have seen him.  The band was feeding off the positive electricity coming from the audience.

Cliff

Cliff

Mike Colbath keeps a steady bass and a happy attitude.

Mike, bass & vocals

Mike, bass & vocals

Christine just kept on rockin’ with some hip shaking songs.

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She brought Lee-Ann up and the crowd was clapping and yelling in appreciation.

a little duet

a little duet

Christine knew there were a lot of friends in the crowd.  Many of tables were reserved with people familiar with the band.

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Hidden in back is Larry Donahue on drums and  percussion.  A great all around night.  Talent and energy abounded.

 

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BluesBeatNews is written, produced, directed and photographed by Domenic Forcella.

 

About bluesbeatnews52

Blues columnist writing a weekly column dedicated to the Blues. The only column of its kind in a commercial (paid subscription) newspaper. Column appears in the Middletown Press, Bristol Press, Torrington Register-Citizen, and the New Britain Herald. Forcella has served on the Board of Directors of the Blues Foundation representing the Journalism constituency. Served on the Board of Directors Connecticut Blues Society as Past President and Past Editor of newsletter. Recipient: Keeping the Blues Alive award in Journalism from the Blues Foundation. Has contributed both writing and photos to nationnal blues publications.

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