The Daily Gazette
The Locally Owned Voice Of The Capital Region
Advertisement
Promotions

Music — not nostalgia — drives New Riders of the Purple Sage lineup

New Riders of the Purple Sage — from left:  Ronnie Penque, Johnny Markowski, Michael Falzarano, Buddy Cage and David Nelson — play The Egg in Albany on Friday. (photo: Lisa Law)
New Riders of the Purple Sage — from left: Ronnie Penque, Johnny Markowski, Michael Falzarano, Buddy Cage and David Nelson — play The Egg in Albany on Friday. (photo: Lisa Law)
Text Size: A | A

The current incarnation of New Riders of the Purple Sage may have started with nostalgia in mind, but that was never the goal. Since 2005, co-founding guitarist and vocalist David Nelson has led the band — also featuring longtime member Buddy Cage on pedal steel guitar, guitarist Michael Falzarano, bassist Ronnie Penque and drummer Johnny Markowski — through close to 100 gigs a year and two new studio records, including this year’s “17 Pine Avenue.” ...

You Must or Subscribe to Continue
subscribe to the Daily Gazette
Individual stories can be found and purchased from our Archives for $2.00

Enjoy this story? Share it!

Advertisement

comments

There are currently no posts. Be the first to comment on this story.
Advertisement