Guitar virtuoso Roger Filgate will perform with his band that features actor/singer Michael Lombardi (from the hit TV show Rescue Me) at The Vault at Greasy Luck in New Bedford, MA, on Saturday, Sept. 8th, 2018. The concert is a fundraiser for the New Bedford Fire Department. Purchase tickets HERE.
For those who are unfamiliar with Filgate, he is regarded as a guitar virtuoso. His songs showcase the versatility, tones, technique, and passionate playing style for which he is internationally known. He has toured with many legendary artists including Santana, Wishbone Ash and Chubby Checker. His songs take the listener on a sonic journey into classic rock, blues and progressive rock.
As a special treat, the Roger Filgate Band features actor Michael Lombardi who takes on lead vocals while they perform hard-driving cover remakes, including everything from classic rock icons Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin and The Who to modern and popular artists.
Lombardi first achieved widespread attention as a series regular playing a young firefighter in the critically acclaimed hit TV show Rescue Me on the FX network. Some of his other television credits include Blue Bloods, Castle, and CSI Miami.
His recent film credits include the Lionsgate production Last Knights with Clive Owen and Morgan Freeman; and the upcoming 2018 release of the indie film Central Park. He is currently filming the feature film Calm Before.
Lombardi can next be seen in a recurring role on the new HBO series The Deuce opposite James Franco and Maggie Gyllenhaal.
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.