Brooklyn Horns

Brooklyn Horns

Saturday, July 11, 2015

THE BROOKLYN HORNS NEWS:






   

 

THE BROOKLYN HORNS-THE 

ROCK-N-ROLL HORN SECTION!


THE BROOKLYN HORNS ARE MEMBERS OF THE NEW YORK BLUES HALL OF FAME.


 THE BROOKLYN HORNS WERE INDUCTED 2016. THANK YOU NEW YORK BLUES HALL OF FAME...FOR BESTOWING THIS HONOR. CONGRATULATIONS TO THE BROOKLYN HORNS,  PHIL STONE AND TOMMY PEZZ!
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THE COOLMATICS OPENED FOR RICKY BYRD'S  "CLEAN GETAWAY ALLSTARS" AT THE BEACON OF HOPE FESTIVAL IN STATEN ISLAND OCTOBER 15. THEN WE PLAYED WITH THE FAMOUS GUITARIST (SEE VIDEO TOP OF PAGE) A SONG FROM HIS NEW CD, AND OTHER CLASSIC ROCK & BLUES...FEATURING CHRISTINE OHLMAN.















TBH AND MARLOWE B WEST PERFORMED AT SIDEWALK 9/22/17. 


















THE COOLMATICS ROCK BAND PLAYED  BIG EVENT OCTOBER 15...AND AT
SIDEWALK 10/21 MIDNIGHT! 






































THE BROOKLYN HORNS PERFORMED AT MAX'S KANSAS CITY FESTIVAL 2017.



HONORING NYC MUSIC LEGEND PETER CROWLEY.




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 NOW YOU CAN ORDER THE NEW CD "MAX'S KANSAS CITY 1976 & BEYOND" ....FEATURING BONUS SONG "AMANDA"! 

THE BROOKLYN HORNS RECORDED ON AMANDA WITH JOEY KELLY.


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☆MARLOWE & TBH...WITH OUR AMAZING BAND...PERFORMED 8/25, OUR MONTHLY MIDNIGHT SHOW AT SIDEWALK.  IT WAS A REAL HOT SUMMER PARTY.  BIG FUN!



















☆OUR NEW ROCK BAND PLAYED A FUN SHOW FOR A GOOD CAUSE AT CLASSY MARINE PARK GOLF COURSE IN BROOKLYN...THE COOLMATICS. THANKS TO DEE MEYER AND ALL OUR GUYS, AND GUEST HARP MAN JOE MON... FOR A GREAT GIG.




☆MARLOWE AND THE BOYS MADE A SPLASH IN JULY AT OUR MONTHLY SIDEWALK SHOW...HOT SUMMER GIG!













☆TBH PERFORMED WITH "LIGHT MY FIRE" ULTIMATE DOORS TRIBUTE FOR GALOTTOPALOOZA FEST NEW JERSEY AS GUEST GUEST MUSICIANS PLAYING THE MUSIC OF THE DOORS...WITH HORNS!

HOPE TO PERFORM WITH LIGHT MY FIRE AGAIN... SOON!






☆OH WOW...WHAT AN HONOR!  WE PERFORMED ON STAGE AT BOWERY ELECTRIC WITH "DIVE BAR ROMEOS" FOR MAX'S KANSAS CITY" LP RELEASE EVENT!  THE HIGHLIGHT WAS PLAYING SONG (AMANDA) WE RECORDED WITH JOEY KELLY. ROBERT AARON WAS WITH TBH!

















☆MEMORIAL DAY AT SIDEWALK FEATURED 9:00PM OPENING ACT...THE COOLMATICS BAND WITH PHIL STONE, TBH, DEE MEYER, TONY PREVOST AND RICK ECKERLE PLAYING SOLID ROCK!



AND THEN GREAT MARLOWE B WEST TAKEZ MANHATTAN & TBH, FEATURING TRIBUTE TO PRINCE! THIS REALLY GOT SUMMER 2017 OFF TO A GREAT START!










☆ WILD SHOW AT SIDEWALK IN APRIL.  THE BAND PLAYED A LOT OF NEW TUNES...LIKE "VEHICLE" AND "DEAR MR. FANTASY"!














☆VAL KINZLER & BAND WAS JOINED AT "THE BITTER END" BY TBH, APRIL 10.   IT WAS FOR VAL'S BIRTHDAY PARTY.     JUST AN AWESOME TIME...AND BIG FUN.    TBH WILL BE PLAYING WITH VAL AGAIN SOON.







☆MARLOW B WEST TAKEZ MANHATTAN & THE BROOKLYN HORNZ BAND PLAY OUR MONTHLY SHOW AT SIDEWALK ON JUNE 23.  OUR RECENT SHOWS WERE AWESOME!

"GOLDFINGER" LIVE AT SIDEWALK...




"OYE COMO VA"


"HOOCHIE-COOCHIE MAN" 





☆"THE COOLMATICS"...IS A NEW ROCK BAND! IT HAS THE BROOKLYN HORNS HORN SECTION, AND VOCALS BY PHIL STONE. WE EXPECT TO BE PLAYING AND RECORDING OUR OWN ORIGINAL ROCK TUNES, AS WELL AS PERFORMING A MIX OF VERY INTERESTING COOL ROCK TUNES. RECENTLY PLAYED AT SIDEWALK AND WILL PLAY THERE AGAIN ON 10/21.













VERY EXCITING NEW ROCK BAND... TO VISIT US ON FACEBOOK, JUST CLICK HERE:

FOR WEBSITE JUST CLICK ON THIS LINK:





☆PLEASE CHECK OUT THE NEW MICHAEL BAUMANN VIDEO OF EMZ BIG SEXY MUSIC "BURNING DOWN" AT THE SHRINE FEATURING THE BROOKLYN HORNS...AT THE TOP OF THIS PAGE OR ON YOUTUBE!  






☆THE BROOKLYN HORNS, TOMMY PEZZ AND PHIL STONE WERE INDUCTED SEPTEMBER 2016 INTO THE NEW YORK BLUES HALL OF FAME.


DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF THE GREAT BLUES LEGEND MICHAEL PACKER.






☆"MARLOWE B  WEST TAKEZ MANHATTAN & THE BROOKLYN HORNZ" IS OUR WONDERFUL ROCK BAND.  WE ARE KNOWN FOR WILD SHOWS.    IT'S A LOT OF FUN...ALWAYS A GLAM HORN-ROCK EXTRAVAGANZA, FOR SURE!  THIS IS AN AMAZING ACT TO CATCH LIVE...AT SIDEWALK!


WE HAVE SOME OF THE MOST TALENTED MUSICIANS AROUND NYC.   THIS IS AN EXCITING UP-AND-COMING NYC STAGE ACT...NOT TO BE MISSED!


PLEASE COME SEE "MARLOWE B  WEST TAKEZ MANHATTAN & THE BROOKLYN HORNZ" FRIDAY MIDNIGHT SIDEWALK SHOW ONCE EVERY MONTH.        

MARLOWE B WEST IS AN AMAZING SHOWMAN...DRESSED IN WILD COSTUMES.  HE HAS A NUMBER OF INCREDIBLE ORIGINAL SONGS THE CROWD LOVES.  AND THE BAND PLAYS STONES, CHICAGO, R & B, T-REX, AND OTHER CLASSIC ROCK .
"SUNSHINE OF YOUR LOVE"








 ☆ WE RECORDED AT THE FREDDIE KATZ SIERRA STUDIO WITH JOEY KELLY ON "AMANDA"...A NEW BLUES/ROCK SONG WRITTEN BY PETER CROWLEY & JOEY KELLY, RELEASED ON JUNGLE MUSIC.  HORN ARRANGEMENT BY PHIL STONE. YOU CAN LISTEN AT TOP OF PAGE.






  ☆TBH HAD THE HONOR OF PLAYING WITH GREAT ROCK-N-ROLL HALL OF FAMER GENE CORNISH (FROM BAND "THE
RASCALS") AND JOEY KELLY & "DIVE BAR ROMEOS"  FEATURING AMY MADDEN, CHARLES ROTH AND JIMMY McELLIGOTT AT SIDEWALK 2016.   IT WAS SO GREAT PLAYING WITH A GREAT ROCK LEGEND. CHECK OUT PERFORMANCE ON THIS WEBSITE!  THANKS JOEY ...AND GENE!







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☆ THE BROOKLYN HORNS WERE INTERVIEWED  BY MARLOWE B. WEST.   READ OUR EXCITING INTERVIEW IN THE MARCH 2016 ISSUE OF "STEEL NOTES MAGAZINE" WITH COOL PHOTOS AND BACKSTAGE INSIDE STUFF!  YOU WILL LOVE IT!  JUST CLICK ON HERE:

https://issuu.com/steelnotesmagazine/docs/steelnotes-march2016v2/117
 ☆ YOU MAY ALSO ENJOY VIDEO OF 2014 CABLE TELEVISION INTERVIEW OF TBH (PHIL STONE, TOMMY PEZZ AND JOE KAMINSKI).   VIDEO IS ON THE BROOKLYN HORNS FACEBOOK (TOP OF PAGE):


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☆SIDEWALK CAFE IS A WONDERFUL TRENDY VENUE FOR MUSIC LOCATED AT AVENUE A AND 6TH STREET NYC.   IT HAS BECOME A PLACE TO SEE HOT NEW YORK ROCK BANDS.   FREE ADMISSION, GREAT DRINKS & FOOD.  EXCITING ATMOSPHERE.






 ☆IT WAS GREAT WORKING WITH VAL KINZLER'S BAND AT "THE BITTER END", "SIDEWALK" AND "MERCURY LOUNGE" IN 2016.  BAND FEATURES BASS LEGEND JOE VASTA (BILLY IDOL, JOAN JETT).  RICHIE WARDLOW APPEARED ON TRUMPET!

 



JOE VASTA AND PHIL STONE AT BACK TO THE BEACH EVENT 2015..




 ☆THE BROOKLYN HORNS WERE DELIGHTED TO RECORD WITH CHARLES KIBEL, WALTER STEDING, NICHOLAS GREGORY, THE WIZARD & EMMA'S BAND "CRAZY MARY"... ON TWO NEW CLASSIC BEAUTIFUL HIT SONGS RECENTLY...
(CRYING OVER YOU & AMERICAN BOYS) ON RIPPLES OF CHAOS CD... THE HORN ARRANGEMENTS BY PHIL STONE & JOE KAMINSKI. PLEASE GET THE CD...OR GO LISTEN TO THOSE TWO SELECTIONS ON REVERBNATION, YOUTUBE...OR CLICK AT THE TOP OF THIS PAGE.


☆THE CRAZY MARY "RIPPLES OF CHAOS" RELEASE PARTY AT "SIDEWALK" WAS A BLAST!    PHIL STONE AND TOMMY PEZZ GOT TO JAM WITH TWO GREATEST HORN PLAYERS EVER ROBERT AARON/SAX & MAC GOLLEHON/TRUMPET.     THAT WAS COOL.







 ☆WE REALLY LOVE PERFORMING WITH ROCK STAR JOEY KELLY.  JOEY HAS INCLUDED TBH ON SOME AMAZING SHOWS AND RECORDINGS THE PAST TWO YEARS. WE LOVE YOU JOEY.
 THANK YOU.  YOU'RE A GREAT GUY WITH BIG TALENT....SUCH AN AMAZING VOICE!


CHECK OUT OUR ROCK MUSIC VIDEO WITH THE BROOKLYN HORNS BAND, FEATURING JOEY KELLY'S ORIGINAL SONG  (AIN'T GOT THE BLUES NO MORE).  THIS FEATURES GREAT TERRY CONVERSE CAMERA WORK...AND  EXCITING PERFORMANCES BY JOEY KELLY AND LOVELY CYNDI DAWSON!  YOU CAN VIEW IT AT THE TOP OF THIS PAGE.








☆HEY...SHOUT OUT TO A DEAR FRIEND WHO HAS ALWAYS BEEN VERY KIND TO THE BROOKLYN HORNS.  HE IS A GENIUS FOR SOUND AND VIDEO PRODUCTION...
MR. TERRY CONVERSE!  HE HAS HELPED MAKING MANY OF OUR RECORDINGS AND SHOWS!   AND HE IS A GREAT MAN. 
"THANK YOU TERRY!"





☆IT WAS GREAT FUN PERFORMING WITH EMMA ZAKAREVICIUS AND "BIG SEXY MUSIC" IN 2016 ADDING OUR HORN PARTS TO HER ORIGINAL CUTTING-EDGE ROCK/DANCE MUSIC. AT THE TOP OF THIS PAGE YOU CAN ENJOY VIDEO OF A LIVE PERFORMANCE OF "BURNING DOWN"!






☆"THE BROOKLYN HORNS" BAND PERFORMED AT BACK TO THE BEACH 2016 STATEN ISLAND...A SUMMER TRADITION. IT WAS GREAT HAVING EXCELLENT GUEST ARTIST PERFORMANCES.   AND THE BAND WAS INTERVIEWED ON CABLE TV.                        


"THE BROOKLYN HORNS" R&B/ROCK BAND... CHICAGO, MOTOWN, STONES!









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   OUR HORN PLAYERS HAVE ALL HAD IMPRESSIVE MUSIC EDUCATION AND SOLO CAREERS (SEE BIOGRAPHY PAGE).  FOR EXAMPLE, DR. JOSEPH KAMINSKI HAS A PH.D.  IN MUSIC,  TEACHES COLLEGE.  HE PLAYED IN 60 COUNTRIES WITH FAMOUS JAZZ BANDS (LIKE BUDDY RICH) AND ROCK/POP BANDS (ASBURY JUKES, GLORIA GAYNOR, ETC.) AND CLASSICAL ORCHESTRAS.   JOE IS ONE OF THE BUSIEST TRUMPET PLAYERS IN NYC. 


BUT WE STARTED AS JUST THREE GUYS WHO LOVED PLAYING OUR HORNS.
 PHIL STUDIED MUSIC AT MANNES AND CSI AND PLAYED IN BANDS.  TOMMY PEZZ  STUDIED JAZZ, AND PERFORMED WITH
FAMOUS ROCK STARS.  HE PLAYED SAX IN AND RECORDED WITH THE CULT NYC PUNK ROCK GROUP "MEAN BEANS"!
WE CAME TOGETHER TO MAKE A HORN SECTION.  TBH HAS PLAYED WITH MANY MUSICAL ARTISTS.  TO NAME JUST A FEW... JIMMY MACK,  JOHNNY ANGEL,  FRANK LAROCCA,  SILAS KNIGHT,  PETER BARON, "THE SOFT PARADE" DOORS TRIBUTE...AND SO MANY OTHER GREAT MUSIC LEGENDS.


CHECK OUT RECORDING WE MADE WITH AWESOME UNDERGROUND EARLY 1990'S BAND... BAM BAM:  "BIG HUNTER".   IT FEATURES HORN SOLOS BY TOMMY PEZZ AND JOE KAMINSKI.  UP ON YOUTUBE...OR JUST CLICK LINK AT TOP OF THIS PAGE!
PHIL STONE AND TOMMY PEZZ PLAYED SEVERAL YEARS WITH THE "TR -TOUCH" WEDDING ORCHESTRA IN N.Y.C. AND TOMMY PEZZ WAS ON THE HBO TV SERIES "THE SOPRANOS" ... IN WEDDING EPISODE PLAYING SAX WITH THAT BAND. WOW!
TBH HAVE BEEN KNOWN FOR STAGE AND TELEVISION SHOWS, PLAYING WEDDING GIGS AND BIG EVENTS, AND MAKING ANY BAND SOUND BETTER AND MORE CLASSY.

                                         WE PLAYED WITH OUR FORMER STATEN ISLAND BAND IN YEARS PAST...IN BARS, EVENTS AND CO
NCERTS. GREAT MUSICIANS AND GOOD FRIENDS.  THAT WAS FUN.  PLEASE CHECK OUT THE MUSIC VIDEO OF AN ORIGINAL SONG BY PHIL STONE...WITH AWESOME SINGER, CAMERA WORK BY THE GREAT TERRY CONVERSE, AND A SUPER TALENTED ROCK BAND!  YOU MAY VIEW "CLUB ZANZIBAR" AT THE TOP OF THIS WEBSITE PAGE.


WE ALSO HAD OUR OWN COOL SWING BAND CALLED "THE KINGS OF SWING" WHICH APPEARED IN GREAT SHOWS...

FEATURING VOCALS BY PHIL STONE.  THE BAND APPEARED ON CABLE TV, AND WAS A REGULAR AT SAGE RESTAURANT AND S.I. HILTON HOTEL LOBBY.     PHIL STONE HAD "THE LITTLE BIG HORNS" BIG BAND, WHICH APPEARED ON CABLE TELEVISION.
OUR HORN SECTION TBH HAVE BEEN SO FORTUNATE TO HAVE RECORDED WITH A NUMBER OF FAMOUS ROCK STARS... AND ON MANY GREAT LEGENDARY ROCK RECORDINGS.   THIS ONE WITH FRANKIE ELDORADO IS A CLASSIC VINYL RECORD.

IN 2004 OUR TRUMPET AND SAX PLAYERS RECORDED ON THE "HOT MONKEY LOVE" CD PRIMATE BLUES BY FRANK LAROCCA. CLICK AT TOP OF PAGE TO ENJOY MUSIC.
OVER THE YEARS OUR HORNS HAVE PLAYED AT FAMOUS PLACES... LIKE CBGB'S, LUCILLE'S & B.B.KINGS, LONESTAR ROADHOUSE, CAFE WHA?, RODEO BAR, NELL'S, CONTINENTAL DIVIDE, KENNY'S CASTAWAYS, LIEDYS, CLUB BENE, LE BAR BAT, MANNY'S CAR WASH, ETC.  
OUR HORNS PLAYED WITH THE BAND "FULL HOUSE NYC".  WE OPENED FOR CHUCK BERRY, DELBERT McCLINTON, AND SOUTHSIDE JOHNNY & THE ASBURY JUKES.
IN 2014, TBH HAD THE HONOR AND PLEASURE OF PERFORMING AND APPEARING ON CABLE TV WITH WAYNE LIVINGSTON, PLAYING ROCK AND FUNK!


    IN 2015 THE BROOKLYN HORNS  BEGAN OUR WEBSITE... AND FACEBOOK!    TBH PLAYED WITH JOEY KELLY AT BACK TO THE BEACH AND ON CABLE TV AND  ALSO FOR THE FAMOUS NYC INTERNATIONAL POP OVERTHROW NYC FESTIVAL HELD AT "BAR MATCHLESS" IN BROOKLYN!  

 OUR HORN SECTION  WAS ALSO PROUD TO PERFORM IN BROOKLYN WITH "JOEY KELLY ALLSTARS"...AT BEAST OF BOURBON FEATURING THE GREAT ROCK-N-ROLL HALL OF FAME GUITARIST RICKY BYRD (JOAN JETT) AND A GREAT BAND.  YOU CAN VIEW A VIDEO ON THIS PAGE.
WE ALSO PLAYED IN NYC AT OTTO'S SHRUNKEN HEAD BAR!  TBH ALSO PLAYED WITH JOEY KELLY AND "DIVE BAR ROMEOS" AT SIDEWALK AND WITH "THE MAGIC TRAMPS" FEATURING SESU COLEMAN AT THE BOWERY ELECTRIC.


 IN 2016 WE STARTED OUR NEW ROCK BAND "THE COOLMATICS"... WHICH FEATURES OUR HORNS AND THE VOCALS OF PHIL STONE!


 2015 WAS A VERY GOOD YEAR.  2016 WAS EVEN BETTER.   IN 2016 WE PLAYED WITH MANY AMAZING BANDS IN NYC. AND WE HAD FUN PLAYING WITH "KOZMIC BLUES JANIS JOPLIN TRIBUTE" BAND.  FAR OUT!


TBH HAVE PLAYED AND RECORDED WITH JOEY KELLY.  IN 2015 WE  MADE A MUSIC VIDEO WITH JOEY KELLY (DIRECTED AND PRODUCED BY PHIL STONE)  "AIN'T GOT THE BLUES NO MORE".  AND IN 2016 WE RECORDED ON THE SONG "AMANDA".

WE PERFORMED WITH OUR BAND "THE BROOKLYN HORNS" WITH SPECIAL GUEST VOCALIST AT LIEDYS AND BEACH EVENT.

 THE BROOKLYN HORNS PLAYED WITH EMMA Z. IN "BIG SEXY" AT THE SHRINE...
AND IN 2016 TBH PLAYED AND RECORDED WITH THE COOL BAND "CRAZY MARY"!

IN 2015 TBH FORMED THE "MARLOWE B WEST TAKEZ MANHATTAN & THE BROOKLYN HORNZ" NYC ROCK BAND.
TBH PLAYED WITH THE VAL KINZLER BAND, FEATURING JOE VASTA,  IN CLUBS...INCLUDING
SIDEWALK, THE BITTER END AND THE MERCURY LOUNGE.


2016 WAS THE YEAR THE BROOKLYN HORNS, PHIL STONE AND TOMMY PEZZ WERE INDUCTED INTO THE N.Y. BLUES HALL OF FAME!  WHAT A GREAT HONOR!

2017 IS OUR BEST YEAR EVER. THE BROOKLYN HORNS HAVE BEEN PLAYING MANY GREAT NYC ROCK PERFORMANCES. PROUD OF OUR HISTORY, AND EXCITED ABOUT THE FUTURE OF TBH.  WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO 2018!





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TBH FACEBOOK- CLICK ON THIS LINK:
www.facebook.com/thebrooklynhorns








       CHECK US OUT...FOLLOW THE BROOKLYN HORNS AND PHIL STONE ON FACEBOOK!   ENJOY EXCITING STUFF, LIKE OUR FUNNY & COOL COMIC BOOKS ... "THE ADVENTURES OF THE









































BROOKLYN HORNS" CARTOONS!  AND... ALSO OUR MASCOT "HORNY THE CAT"!

AND OUR TBH POSTAGE STAMPS! COOL!

PLEASE CHECK OUT THE MUSIC VIDEOS, PHOTOS, BIOS...AND OUR EXCLUSIVE "SHOP PAGE"  ...ON THIS WEBSITE!




       CHECK OUT THIS WEBSITE FOR AN INCREDIBLE COLLECTION OF FAMOUS ACTION FIGURES.   YOU THINK YOU KNOW MUSIC?  CHECK OUT THE "HALL OF FAME".
HOW MANY ROCK/JAZZ/BLUES/POP MUSIC LEGENDS CAN YOU NAME?


FOLLOW THE BROOKLYN HORNS ON THIS WEBSITE AND FACEBOOK.   VISIT US FREQUENTLY FOR NEW ROCK MUSIC VIDEOS, PHOTOS, BREAKING NEWS... ANNOUNCEMENTS ABOUT SHOWS AND APPEARANCES OF OUR HORNS! ALSO...


FOLLOW PHIL STONE ON FACEBOOK FOR UP-TO-DATE TBH INFORMATION, DETAILS ABOUT UP-COMING SHOWS, POSTS, LINKS, COMMENTS, AND LOTS MORE!



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THANKS TO ALL THE AMAZING ARTISTS WE HAVE MET AND WORKED WITH OVER THE YEARS.    THE WONDERFUL MUSICIANS WE IDOLIZE,  FANTASTIC PHOTOGRAPHERS (WHOSE BEAUTIFUL PHOTOGRAPHS ARE DISPLAYED HERE), AWESOME RECORDING AND SOUND PEOPLE, CLUB OWNERS & STAFF.  YOU HAVE HONORED US BY BEING FRIENDS WITH US...AND INCLUDING OUR HORNS. WE LOVE THE N.Y.C. ROCK MUSIC COMMUNITY.   WE LOOK FORWARD TO MANY MORE AWESOME PERFORMING EXPERIENCES WITH ALL YOU GUYS!













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 PLEASE VISIT US OFTEN ON FACEBOOK AND ON THE WEB.   WE LOVE MAKING MUSIC AND APPRECIATE YOUR SUPPORT!
























              THANKS...  ROCK ON EVERYBODY!
GREAT PHOTOS BY MICHAEL BAUMANN, ALAN RAND, RACHMAEL PRE-GIULIANI, JOHAN VIPPER, JEFF SMITH, ROBERTA LEE, ANJANETTE MCGRATH, AND SO MANY OTHERS.  THANK YOU.