Krasno Moore Project – The Big Easy in Buffalo NOLA Series
Knox Farm State Park, East Aurora
Krasno Moore set is Sunday 9/17 at 1:30pm
Festival is Friday 9/15 – Sunday 9/17
Eric Krasno is a founding member of Lettuce and Soulive and Stanton Moore is a founding member of Galactic and Garage-a-Trois. The two met each other in the mid nineties. Through their work with their respective bands they have crossed paths and shared the stage together countless times over the past 25 years. Both are GRAMMY award winning artists who together have worked with a vast array of both classic and current musical artists. They came together this year to release the “Book of Queens” album and tour together.
The Borderland Festival is now in its 5th year. The 2023 line-up features Trey Anastasio with Classic TAB from the legendary jamband Phish on Saturday night, as well as the new hottest band on the festival circuit, Goose, as the festival’s first Friday night headliner. One of Buffalo’s own favorite bands, Moe. will also be closing out the weekend for a sunset performance on Sunday, September 17th. The artist lineup also includes Dawes, The Infamous Stringdusters, Sammy Rae & Friends, Neal Francis, Mighty Poplar, The 502s, and a full weekend of local bands including Big Easy in Buffalo fave The Brass Machine.
Since 2007 The Big Easy in Buffalo has brought New Orleans and Louisiana music and culture to the Western New York region several times a year for free and low cost live performance, as well as music education and mentoring for local musicians, students, and the community. Through The Big Easy in Buffalo thousands of students, dozens of local bands, and countless audience members in Western New York have been exposed to this unique American culture.
The Big Easy in Buffalo is made possible in part by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Hochul and the NYS Legislature, Erie County, buffalo.fm, Dick & Jenny’s, Borderland, and National Fuel Gas Co.