WDOM 91.3 FM Concert with Sam Woolf, the Como Brothers, and Sarah Barrios!
We will be hosting a concert event on Saturday, September 19th at 7:30pm in the Blackfriars Theater. Tickets will be open to the Providence College campus as well as the general public. Tickets can be purchased for $10 at the Slavin Info Desk outside the fishbowl, at the door of the Blackfriars Theater on 9/19, or online.
Come down for a fun music-filled night!
SAM WOOLF is a folk/pop singer songwriter known for his original arrangements, beautiful pitch perfect tone and emotional original songs. His performances and recordings have obtained millions of views on YouTube and Sam receives tremendous support from his fan club, the “WOOLFPACK” on social media. Sam Woolf has gained national recognition as a finalist on American Idol’s 2014 Season where he placed in the Top 5. Independent Grammy-winning producer Danny Blume has agreed to produce and record an EP containing Sam's originals for release.
Sam was born in Detroit and lived in West Bloomfield, Michigan until he was 10. Sam has since lived in Florida and he graduated from Bradenton High School in June of 2014. Sam’s father, Scott Woolf, introduced him to acoustic folk-rock music when he was a young child. Sam’s Grandfather (“Papa Roy”) sent him to singing lessons with opera singer Bob Lischetti for several years, and Sam taught himself guitar. During high school, Sambegan performing locally in Bradenton at restaurants and cafés and was a mentee of the Del Couch Music Education Foundation, which booked him for performances at local events.
Having grown up performing in a Beatles tribute band on Long Island The Como Brothers are no strangers to the Long Island music scene. Matt and Andrew Como have been honing their craft as established singer/songwriters and performers. Our music has been on Keeping up with the Kardashians, MTV's Real World and Oxygen Channel's Best Ink. e Como Brothers - Matt and Andrew are singer/songwriters and performers. October 2014 they recorded a new EP with Grammy Award winning producer Graham Marsh (Bruno Mars, CeeLo Green) at Germano Studios in NYC. Also playing with them on the EP is Grammy winning artist Steve Jordan on drums and Andy Burton of the John Mayer Band on Keys. The new EP is scheduled to be released in June 2015. They have 3 releases so far, "The Speed of Sound EP" (2012) “Still Waters EP” (March 2013), and, full length album “Baby Steps” (October 1, 2013).
e Como Brothers Band have performed at many music venues and festivals throughout the Northeast. Formed by songwriters Matt and Andrew Como, the band is known for their catchy lyrics and melodies. They are an experienced band that has opened for acts such as PJ Morton of Maroon 5, The Wallflowers, American Idol David Cook,Howie Day, Ryan Beatty, Sam Woolf (American Idol contestant), Tyler Ward, Jillian Jensen (X-Factor and American Idol contestant). The band has performed at the Hard Rock Cafe Times Square, The Cutting Room, Highline Ballroom, Webster Hall (Marlin Room), Nassau Coliseum Warped Tour, The Middle East Club, The Troc Balcony, Manchester 65, Jammin Java, North Star Bar, Theater Thre and the Jones Beach Amphitheater Side Stage to name a few.
Singer/Songwriter Sarah Barrios, is a quiet storm that’s taking over the music scene throughout New England & beyond. In 2014, Barrios won The New England Music Award’s “Best New Act of the Year” & as of 2015, a nominee for “Best Female Performer of The Year”. In addition, Connecticut Magazine just named Barrios one of their “40 under 40 High Achievers to watch in 2015″ & is now a CT Music Award Nominee for "Best Singer Songwriter". Sarah continues to watch her career take off as she tours as a headliner & opening for some of America’s biggest names in music while sharing her style of blues/Indy/Pop with fans! Check her out at www.sarahbarriosmusic.com or on Facebook:http://www.facebook.com/sarahbarriosmusic & follow her on Twitter: @sarahelizb or Instagram: Sarah Barrios