Rockabilly legend Robert Gordon will perform in The Vault at Greasy Luck in New Bedford, MA, on Friday, June 15, 2018. Johnny Barnes & The NightCrawlers will open the show. Purchase tickets HERE.
From his NYC punk rock days fronting the Tuff Darts in 1976, to his days on RCA Records, neo-rockabilly singer Robert Gordon has always had music on his mind and in his sights.
Gordon, who recorded for the great RCA Victor label, has appeared on many television shows around the world including: The Conan Obrien Show, Late Night With David Letterman, Second City TV, Don Kirshner’s Rock Concert, The Old Grey Whistle Test (U.K. television), Live from the Bottom Line (Japanese television), D.O.C. (Italian television), Top Pop (Dutch television), Musikladen (German TV) and a TV commercial for Budweiser Beer. His music has been used in major motions picture soundtracks like Oliver Stone’s Natural Born Killers and The Loveless, which Gordon had a co-starring role with Willem Defoe.
Gordon’s hits include the Bruce Springsteen song “Fire” which was written for Elvis Presley and includes Springsteen playing keyboards on the track. Additional hits include “Red Hot”, “The Way I Walk”, “Rockabilly Boogie”, and “Someday, Someway.” Gordon has recorded and toured with some of the most respected musicians of the last 25 years, including Bruce Springsteen, Anton Fig, Paul Shaffer, Link Wray, Chris Spedding, Danny Gatton, and Eddie Angel.
The Vault at Greasy Luck is located at located at 791 Purchase Street in New Bedford, MA. The venue is set within a former bank building featuring original vault doors and a truly historic feel. Patrons have raved about the superior acoustics and intimate setting.