Sam Frazier is a guitarist (and pianist and bassist), singer and songwriter from Greensboro, NC. He has released two solo CDs (Half a Million Years and Sam Frazier). He was a member of the band Tornado with whom he released a long playing record album (First Alert) and a CD (When a Breeze Breaks Your Bones). He has also performed and recorded with Martha Bassett (The Goodbye Party, Magniﬁcat, Mortal Flesh), The Piedmont Songbag (Try and Spread Some Cheer), Bruce Piephoff (Hamburger Square, The Chestnut Tree, Clockwork), Lisa Dames, The Numbers, The Prizzi’s House Band, The Sky Kings, Mary Lyon (Hopscotch) and The Hall Monitors. He has opened shows for Joan Armatrading, The Neville Brothers, America, The Funky Meters, The Duhks, The Del McCrory Band, The Atlanta Rhythm Section, Eric Church, Craig Morgan, Root Boy Slim and others. The Side Effects are Chris Micca (Lake Isle, The Malamondos, Little Mascara, Brad Brooks) on bass and Cliff Greeson (Tornado, Swamp Cats, Dakota Joe, Doby) on drums. They play material from the aforementioned CDs along with funky/bluesy interpretations of other people’s music.
Some folks like to listen and some folks like to dance!
Music by Alan Thomas & the Usual Suspects
N87S Annual Holiday Party
Join us for our 5th annual holiday party with Alan Thomas gathering up the Usual Suspects to join him on stage. Bring your party dress and dancin' shoes and enjoy some rockin' music and general shenanigans!!!!
The Usual Suspects are: Tommy Hartley, Gary Custer, Andy Cheek, Ken Johnson, Verne Dregalla and of course, Alan!
It's gonna be a fun time, for sure!
$5 door, pass gourd for the musicians (please be generous to help keep the music flowing) - bring your favorite beverage, and a snack for the community table, if you'd like.
Sam Frazier & the Side Effects
5th Annual Holiday Party
All shows start at 8, unless otherwise noted.
$5 at the door, and pass the hat for the band.
North 87 South • 8874 Hwy 87, Graham, NC 27253