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Summer of Sparkling ft. LEROY BELL & HIS ONLY FRIENDS

Saturday, August 28, 2021 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm


As part of Argyle Wines Summer of Sparkling, we are excited to announce a new collaboration to bring live music to downtown Dundee and Willamette Valley wine region! This summer of returning to live music, we’ll be hosting several outdoor concerts, from critically hailed saxophonist Mike Phillips 6.26 to LowDown Brass Band 7.31 to LeRoy Bell and his only friends 8.28

Join us for an evening of wine, picnic flare appetizers and music!

Doors 6pm with Show at 7pm – 8.30pm 

To honor 34 years of Argyle sparkling wine, and the return of visitors from around the country to the Willamette Valley, from June through August of this year, we’ll be celebrating a Summer of Sparkling together with Argyle. Featuring an array of unforgettable events, Summer of Sparkling will include special tastings, sparkling wine and food pairings and educational seminars, as well as sparkling wine-focused partnerships with leading organizations in our community like PDX Jazz.

ON SALE NOWLeRoy Bell and his only friends
LeRoy Bell
is an acclaimed American singer and songwriter. He and his friend Casey James played in Special Blend, and then went on to form their own duo Bell and James, also composing songs that were hits for other artists most notably two charting hit singles for Elton John. LeRoy also had a long-running cooperation with Teddy Pendergrass for whom he wrote 5 songs and has written and co-written songs for Lou Rawls and Jennifer Lopez.

Following LeRoy’s appearance on the XFactor USA and airing in 120 countries, LeRoy Bell gained millions of fans all over the world that fell in love with his soulful vocal sounds and timeless style.

LeRoy also formed His Only Friends band featuring Terry Morgan on bass, Davis Martin on drums, and Daniel Walker on guitar and keyboards.

The past few years LeRoy Bell and His Only Friends could be found touring with Huey Lewis and the News or Steve Miller up and down the west coast.  They have had the pleasure to perform with Van Morrison, Fitz and the Tantrums, Sheryl Crow, B.B. King, Etta James, Joe Cocker, Al Green,  India.Arie, Erykah Badu, Michael McDonald, Mavis Staples, Keb Mo, Taj Mahal and Los Lobos.

TICKET INFORMATION: Ticket price of $75 per person includes tasty artisinal food, two glasses of Argyle wine and intimate concert seating or dancing if you prefer.
Argyle Club members, log in to Tock with your club email address for discounts to apply.
We look forward to raising a toast to a Summer of Sparkling with you soon!
Saturday, July 31st – LowDown Brass Band  (ON SALE )
LowDown Brass Band is a uniquely strong representation of Chicago Music culture. This talented all horn band leans heavily on dancehall and street beat rhythm, with the energy of conscious hip hop, jazz, reggae, and soul.

LowDown likes to maintain a constant performing and touring schedule throughout the globe.

Following an ambitious project titled LowDown Sounds, that included a critically acclaimed cameo by Roy Ayers on the track Everybody Loves The Sunshine, LowDown Brass Band toured their 2018 hip hop release titled LowDown Breaks featuring MC Billa Camp. This new record stepped deeper into refining their unique sound, combining hip hop breaks with live soul samples and deep cut grooves.

This post-Covid period sees LowDown Brass Band back and ready to head out on the road having just released 10 LowDown fresh new Mini Reels available on BANDCAMP


Saturday, August 28, 2021
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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691 Highway 99W
Dundee, Oregon 97123 United States
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