Country Rock Band “Sugar Shot” at Cottage Event Center
The Cottage Event Center in Roanoke will celebrate 5 years in business March 24, with a concert featuring country-rock band Sugar Shot. The event is a fund raiser for the Huntington Boys & Girls Club.
Proclaiming themselves as “Hyper-active Country with a Shot of Rock”, Sugar Shot performances include something for every taste from traditional country to country rock. Their song list features everything from These Boots Are Made for Walkin’, The Devil Went Down to Georgia, Ring of Fire, and Rocky Top; to Here for the Party by Gretchen Wilson, Pontoon by Little Big Town, and Sweet Home Alabama by Lynyrd Skynyrd. They will even put a country spin on more current pop hits such as Uptown Funk.
Tickets are $12 and available from John’s Meat Market in Roanoke, with PAYPAL at www.cottageeventcenter.com or by phone at 260-483-3508. Doors open for the event at 6:30 p.m. with the show beginning at 7:30 p.m. The concert is sponsored by Huntington law firm DeLaney, Hartburg, Roth & Garrott.
Sugar Shot features Jen Fisher on guitar and vocals and Gwendra Turney on fiddle and vocals. The group has opened for a number of national touring acts, and have been featured at The Indianapolis Ribfest and ACD Festival. They have also performed in the Embassy Theater’s popular “Down the Line” Concerts as well as Fort Wayne Air Show and at the 2014 Indiana State Republican Convention.
The other members of the Sugar Shot band are Matt Roussel, guitar and vocals, Tommy Myers, bass and vocals, and Clarence Boyd, drums and vocals.
Upcoming event at the Cottage Event Center: Mark your calendar for April 21st as the facility will feature popular vocalist Shannon Persinger backed by The Eric Clancy Trio in a Jazz & Standards concert.
The venue is owned and operated by Hamilton Hospitality Group LLC.