SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 429 Records, a unit of the Savoy Label Group, is proud to announce the release of THE DUKES OF SEPTEMBER LIVE on DVD and Blu Ray DVD on March 18th to coincide with PBS' Great Performances airing now and throughout March for their national pledge drives (in New York, THIRTEEN will air the concert Thursday, March 13 at 9:30pm). The Dukes of September Rhythm Revue—a super group comprised of pop/rock/R&B icons Donald Fagen (Steely Dan), Michael McDonald (Doobie Brothers) and Boz Scaggs—formed in 2010 as a touring entity which evolved out of the New York Rock and Soul Revue which showcased the three musicians performing the R&B and soul music that inspired them as well as a selection of their respective hits. Directed by David Horn, the concert was filmed in November of 2012. THE DUKES OF SEPTEMBER LIVE will be released worldwide by 429 Records March 18th.
The Dukes of September Rhythm Revue, a moniker hearkening back to the aristocratic names of doo wop groups from the '50s, features Fagen, McDonald and Scaggs. The super group is a touring act which resurrected the short lived 1990's New York Rock and Soul Revue which also included Phoebe Snow and Walter Becker. Their concept of a rock and soul revue is a rollicking showcase that focuses not just on their well-known hits such as "Reelin' in the Years," "Lido Shuffle" and "Takin' it to the Streets," but also forays into rock and R&B gems such as "Sweet Soul Music" and "Love T.K.O."
For more information visit: http://www.429records.com/dukesofseptember
429 Records is a unit of The Savoy Label Group (SLG). SLG is the North American based division of Nippon Columbia, the oldest music company in Japan. The Savoy Label Group has evolved into a Grammy Award winning and chart topping independent music company consistently outperforming competitors in key music categories as monitored by Billboard Magazine. The Savoy Label Group is led by Steve Vining and is based in Los Angeles, CA.
SOURCE 429 Records