Malpass Brothers, a duo that plays music inspired by classic country artists,
will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 26, in McNeese State University’s F.G.
Bulber Auditorium as part of the 2018 Banners at McNeese season.
The Malpass Brothers don’t just
sound retro…they are retro! As young boys, Christopher and Taylor Malpass
soaked up the music of their granddad’s phonograph records. Today,
they promote the work and music of pure, traditional country artists while
creating new music of their own.
sincerity, honesty and an utter ease on stage that belies their years, the
brothers’ smooth vocal blend and skillful musicianship layer infectiously into
the deep respect they pay to legends who have paved the way. Add the funny,
off-the-cuff quips between the two 20-something siblings and the engaging
concert becomes a magnetic time-traveling journey to when a calmer rhythm
musicians and songwriters, the brothers have toured with the late Don Helms, former steel
guitarist for Hank Williams, have opened for music legend Merle Haggard on
multiple tours and have shared billing
with artists including Ray Price, Willie Nelson, Rhonda Vincent, Marty Stuart,
Doc Watson and more.
title cut video from their "Memory That Bad” album hit CMT Pure Country’s Top 10.
Crossroads’ Organic Records released their most recent self-titled recording, which
was produced by bluegrass legend Doyle Lawson.
are $20 for adults, $5 for students under 18 and free for McNeese and Sowela
students with current IDs.
is supported by ticket sales, memberships, corporate sponsors and grants. For
more information about the program or tickets, visit the Banners website at www.banners.org or call the Banners office at
needing accommodations as provided by the Americans with Disabilities Act
should contact the ADA Coordinator at 337-475-5428, voice; 337-456-5960, fax;
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