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LIVE: Matt Mirabile with Alison Jacobs @ Dinosaur Bar-B-Que, 3/16/13

Wednesday, March 20th, 2013
Matt Mirabile, Tommy Love and Alison Jacobs

Matt Mirabile, Tommy Love and Alison Jacobs

Review by Fred Rudofsky
Photographs by Eric Gleason and Amy Modesti

In the past several months, the Troy Dinosaur BBQ has been building a solid reputation for booking free live music gigs each weekend, and a Saturday night gig by Matt Mirabile with special guest Alison Jacobs may rank as the best one yet.

In the past decade, Mirabile has established himself as one of the finest guitarists in the area, and on this night he was playing at an exceptional level, playing with passion, imagination and vision. His band – Steve Aldi (bass), Joshua Bloomfield (drums) and Jason Ladayne (keys) – followed his muse and brought their own blues verve, too. Add to the mix the dynamic Alison Jacobs, the best local female singer as Metroland duly noted a few years ago, and it was obvious that something extraordinary would transpire.

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