Lettuce Set to Perform at Third Annual Rage Rocks on June 8 at Red Rocks

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Funk collective Lettuce will be headlining the third annual Rage Rocks alongside The Floozies at the historic Red Rocks Amphitheatre on Friday, June 8th. A beloved tradition by both bands and their fans, this will mark Lettuce’s fifth time playing at the venue, and The Floozies’ fourth time.

Lettuce’s latest effort is a contemporary jazz fusion album, Witches Stew. PRESS HERE to listen. Recorded live at the 2016 Catskill Chill, the album is a tribute to Miles Davis, one of Lettuce’s biggest influences, and is an interpretive take on the historically experimental and lauded Bitches Brew eraIn a similar vein of ThundercatFlying Lotus, and Kamasi Washington, Lettuce continues to push jazz fusion forward with this latest release. The members of Lettuce are highly sought after musicians in hip-hop and pop as well – Adam Deitch is also a member of Break Science, and has played with everyone from John Scofield and 50 Cent to Talib Kweli and Wyclef Jean. Erick “Jesus” Coomes is a noted producer and has worked with Kanye West and Dr. Dre and was a touring bassist for Britney Spears and The Game.

Known for their incendiary live shows, extensive touring, die-hard fans, and massive two-decade career, Lettuce brings forth a new vitality to classic funk music. Comprised of a stellar group musicians – Drummer Adam Deitchguitarist Adam Smirnoffbassist Erick “Jesus” Coomeskeyboardist and vocalist Nigel Hallsaxophonist Ryan Zoidis, and trumpet player Eric Bloom – the members of Lettuce are highly sought after musicians who, together, continue to earn their name as a can’t-miss live act and acclaimed masters of their craft.

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