Rockabilly band wraps up Dangberg concerts
In the final concert of the 2017 Dangberg Summer Festival, Sacramento area band Todd Morgan and the Emblems will bring ’50s, ’60s and Rockabilly style music to Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 31.
Led by singer-songwriter and musician Morgan, the band’s music consists of original pop and rock music, along with covers pop and rock songs. The band has recorded three albums, and the current members include Patrick Owen on guitar, Jess Luna on bass and Andrew Phillips on drums.
Morgan is not an Elvis impersonator or tribute artist to past rock pioneers.
“We are especially excited to end our 2017 Dangberg Summer Festival with this band. Their energy, music and talent is really amazing,” said the park’s events manager, Kim Harris.
The concert is sponsored by SoaringNV, Douglas County, Carson Valley Accounting, Horsetales Magazine, Allied Sanitation Services, Bently Ranch, Dr. James the Dentist, Carson Valley Times, NV Energy, The Ridge Tahoe Resort, Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce, A.B.E. Printing and Copy Center, Carson Valley Inn, Cowboys Café, Jacobs Berry Farm, Nevada State Bank and the Frances C. and William P. Smallwood Foundation.
Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for members and free for 16 and younger.
The park is located at 1450 Hwy 88, ¼ mile north of the Carson Valley Veterinary Hospital. This is an outdoor event and visitors should bring their own seating. Dogs are not permitted at this event. More information is at dangberghomeranch.org.