WHAT'S NEW?-Misc Info & Weather Updates etc

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Sept 14, 2014 -  Thanks to everyone who came out last night and supported the re-shuffled Liverpool Shuffle.  So gratified by your support, kind words and encouragement.  It was the first time for the new show and we will be working to make it even better each time we come out.

Sept 26, 2014 - Our first dinner/dance show tonite at Antonettes of East Hills. Dinner at 730, dancing in the big banquet hall starts at 9pm.  $50pp for dinner and dancing.

Sept 28, 2014 - Thanks to everyone who made it down to Antonnette's and The Sunset Grill this past weekend!  Your continued support is greatly appreciated!

Oct 2, 2014 - Lots of shows at new venues are coming our way.  Please check the calendar for all details.

Oct 5, 2014 - THANK YOU to everyone who came down to Madison's Steakhouse last night.  Amazing!  What a dancin', singin', stompin', wild wacky and crazy bunch of Beatlmaniacs!  Happy 80th Birthday to Adeline!

Oct 9, 2014 - HAPPY 74TH BIRTHDAY TO JOHN LENNON!  TIME GOES BY SO QUICKLY!  And a Happy Day to John's son Sean,  who was also born on this day in 1975. 

Audio: His friends sing Happy Birthday to John Lennon

In audio from "John Lennon – Unbootlegged 08 – Get That Fly" from Lennon's 31st birthday party on October 9th, 1971, Ringo and Maureen Starr, Yoko Ono, Jim Keltner, Allan Ginsburg, Phil Spector, and Klaus Voorman sing Happy Birthday to John.

Oct 19, 2015

Joe,
Please put me on the Liverpool shuffle email list.  
 Great show last night - I'm really glad that you have been able to put together a better show than what I have seen/heard before.  The fact that you guys really do play the arrangements as close as possible to the originals is amazing - I really enjoyed the show last night.  So wishing you and the band continued success.
 
All the best,
Ed

Nov 4, 2014 - THANK YOU to everyone who came out last night to Grasso's in Cold Spring Harbor!  Your guys were the best!  A loud boisterous bunch of dancin' BEATLEMANIACS!  We'll see you Tuesday night Dec 9th!

Nov 11, 2014 - HAPPY VETERANS DAY to all of our servicemen and women.

December 9, 2014 - Tonite's show at GRASSO's in Cold Spring Harbor has been cancelled due to the weather. Sorry for the inconvenience.  We'll be re-scheduling and let everyone know the new date.

December 27, 2014 - A great show tonite at the Sunset Grill in Seaford.  Thanks to everyone who attended!  We had a blast!  We hope you had a beautiful Christmas season ans we wish everyone a happy healthy NEW YEAR!

January  2, 2015 - HAPPY NEW YEAR ONE AND ALL ! !

January 24, 2015 - We've been told that the weather for today's shows at the Vanderbilt Planetarium WILL NOT cause a problem and the shows will go on as scheduled.

January 26, 2015 - Hey Joe and the guys!  What a great show at the Planetarium the other night.  You guys rocked the place!  So glad we came out.  We'll see you guys at another show somewhere down the road!..All the best-

Frank and Jeannie

January 26, 2015 - THANK YOU to everyone who came out to the VANDERBILT PLANETARIUM shows this past Saturday eve.  The weather wasn't perfect but those stout hearted brave souls got to hear and see a really great multi-media presentation!  We are glad to announce that we have been asked to return April 11th. Check the calendar for details.

February 14, 2015 - HAPPY VALENTINES DAY The Liverpool Shuffle is taking a few weeks off to rest and relax during the month of February.  Check our calendar for all the upcoming show details. Brrr it's cold outside here in New York.  Everyone keep warm and be safe!

February 25, 2015 -  Happy Birthday George Harrison...February 25, 1943.
George would have been 72 years old.

March 17, 2015 - HAPPY ST. PATRICK'S DAY everyone! This Saturday March 21st, Joe Ref, Freddy G and Jamie will be jamming and schmoozin' around the BEATLEFEST up in Westchester NY from 3pm to 9pm.  If you are around and you'd like to meet us please stop in and say HELLO!

May 8, 2015 - Thanks to everyone who came to celebrate Joe Refano's and Brian james' birthdays at KJ Farrells!  Love you all!

May 12, 2015 - Happy Birthday Joe Refano!

June 1, 2015 - If you love the beach the way we do, mark down August 8th on your calendar.  We just found out we'll be doing  2 1 hours shows on the dock out in beautiful Ocean Beach on Fire Island.  730-830 and 930-1030.  Ferries run back to Bay Shore until 1am.  So come out have dinner and party, dance and enjoy some BEATLE summertime fun!

June 18, 2015 - Happy Birthday Sir Paul McCartney!

July 7, 2015 - Happy Birthday RINGOOOOOOOOO !  Happy Birthday Freddy Giovanelli! Celebrate Freddy's birthday at KJ Farrells in Bellmore Wednesday July 8th at 8pm

July 24, 2015 -  It's been a busy summer for The Liverpool Shuffle.  In the last 15 days the band has done 8 shows all over Long Island! And there are more to come as the summer rolls on.  Check the calendar for all the details.

August 6, 2015 - 3000 Beatlemaniacs in the park for our show in Northport tonite!  Thank you friends!  We love you all!

August 20, 2015 - We thought our show tonite in Long Beach on the beach would be a fun summertime event but we were completely unprepared for the size and magnitude of the show!  WOW !  The crowd was estimated at between 4 and 5 thousand and they were ready to rock!  We did 2 hours for people that were dancing in the sand, waving their cell phones, singing along and generally having the perfect summer night!  THANK YOU ALL FOR COMING!  IT WAS AMAZING!

September 18, 2015 - This will be our ONLY show this month.  We will be at KJ Farrells in Bellmore. Time for a vacation after so many shows this summer. We'll see you in October at the JOHN LENNON 75th Birthday Party at 89 North in Patchogue and the concert at FTCPAC in Dix Hills.  Check the Calendar for all details.

October 9, 2015 - HAPPY 75th Birthday to JOHN LENNON and HAPPY 45th Birthday to SEAN LENNON.  We'll see you at 89 North tonite for our special birthday event featuring Tony Garofalo of Strawberry Fields, The Liverpool Shuffle and Frank Walker & Joanne Amante. Check the Calendar for all details.

October 10, 2015 - Dear Joe, Tony, Frank, Freddie, and the "gang".  Your show tonite at 89 North in Patchogue brought tears to my eyes.  I'm sure John would have been happy to hear and know you guys. Don't ever stop!

Bill from Islip

October 30, 2015 - ANNUAL BEATLE HALLOWEEN PARTY at The Sunset Grill tomorrow night!  Come dressed in your best BEATLE THEMED COSTUME and you can win cash prizes!  We're even raffling off a HOFNER BEATLE BASS! Check the Calendar for all details.

And so another HOLIDAY SEASON is upon us! We return to Grasso's in Cold Spring Harbor Tuesday evening December 1st.  The food at this award-winning restaurant is superb!  It's a warm friendly intimate place with room for drinking dining and dancing.  If you're in the Huntington area stop in and say HELLO!

December 12, 2015 - Join us at our HOLIDAY BASH at the Sunset Grill in Seaford.  Please bring a new unwrapped toy for a needy child.  We are collecting for TOYS FOR TOTS.  Make it a special holiday for a less fortunate child as we celebrate some holiday cheer!  HAPPY HOLIDAYS EVERYONE!

December 22, 2015 - HAPPY HOLIDAZE EVERYONE!  Check out our new HOLIDAY VIDEO.  We'll see you all in January...Friday eve the 8th at KJ FARRELLS in Bellmore!

December 30, 2015 - We hope you are all enjoying your holiday season and we wish you a HAPPY NEW YEAR!  We'll be at KJ Farrells on Friday January 8th @ 7pm.  We open for the great Zeppelin Tribute PURE LED.  The Giovanelli Brothers get together to rock the house!  We hope we see you there! For more details check the calendar.

February 25th, 2016 - HAPPY BIRTHDAY GEORGE HARRISON!

February 29th, 2016 - If you like 4 star dining and Beatle music,  we've got an early,  fun Tuesday night party for you tomorrow evening at GRASSO's in Cold Spring harbor.  Check the calendar for all the details.

March 1st, 2016 - Helloooooo Huntington !  We will be at GRASSO'S in Cold Spring Harbor this evening at 8pm.  If you're in the area and you're thinking about an awesome 4 star meal and some hot Beatle music on a cool night, stop in and say Hello.  In a couple of weeks we'll be at BLACK & BLUE in Huntington Village on March 19th at 9pm.  It's a great steak and seafood place with a cool bar scene and it's our first time there. We're looking forward to a great night.  

March 4th, 2016 - Very excitied about the shows this weekend and next. Tomorrow we are at the Plattduetsche Park Restaurant in Elmont.  Great German food and zillions of beers to taste! We start at 7 and go till 11.  Next Saturday eve we roll into one of our fave places KJ Farrells in Bellmore.  We start at 7pm and open for THE LEGENDARY MURPHYS.  Eat drink dance!  Then Saturday March 19th we are back in Huntington at BLACK & BLUE, the great seafood/steak house in the village. Check the calendar for all the details.

March 9, 2016 - GOD BLESS SIR GEORGE MARTIN. REST IN PEACE.

March 20,2016 - Last night we played a show at BLACK & BLUE in Huntington Village.  It was the first time in and we had a BLAST!  Thanks to the multitude of BEATLEMANIACS who packed the place like the proverbial sardine can!  We had a really great fun time performing for you all.  We'll be back!  Check the calendar for upcoming dates.

April 27, 2016 - This past Sunday eve we sold out the Vanderbilt Planetarium! What a great fun time.  We'll be back there in September and then a Christmas show in December.  We are also excited to announce that we'll be at BLACK & BLUE in Huntington Village throughout 2016 with Saturday night dates May 7, July 2, August 20, October 22 and December 17.  Check the calendar for details. 

May 8, 2016 - Happy Birthday Brian James!

May 12, 2016 - Happy Birthday Joe Refano!

June 18, 2016 - HAPPY BIRTHDAY SIR PAUL McCARTNEY!

July 3, 2016 -  Thanks to everyone who packed BLACK & BLUE in Huntington Village last night.  It was a great time...a fun evening with BEATLEMANIACS and friends!  We'll see you in August.

August 8, 2016 - THANK YOU BEATLEMANIACS!  Last night's show in Long Beach was one of the largest crowds we have ever played too!  Well over 5000 people on the beach at national Boulevard.  Thanks again and we'll see you next year!

August 9, 2016 - Due to a booking mixup, Sunday's scheduled show at the Platteduetsche Beer garden has been postponed.  Sorry for any inconvenience caused.

August 18, 2016 - It's been a busy amazing summer for us!  So many big shows and so many cool nice people who have made it even more enjoyable.

Check out this email we got from a fellow from DC who saw us at The Brooklyn Diner in Manhattan yesterday.

December 2, 2016 - HAPPY HOLIDAZE EVERYONE!  We will be doing a special holiday show at the Vanderbilt Planetarium Sunday evening December 11th and don't miss a great HOLIDAY DANCE PARTY at Black & Blue in Huntington Village Saturday December 17th.  For all the details visit the CALENDAR. JUST HEARD WE"RE SOLD OUT!

January 7, 2017 - Happy New Year everyone!  Unfortunately tonite's SOLD OUT show at The South Huntington Library to kickoff the Winter Concert Series has been postponed due to the snow storm affecting Suffolk County. The good news is the show has been re-scheduled as the Kickoff Concert for the Summer Concert Series.  Check the CALENDAR for details.

February 8, 2017 - Due to the impending snow storm, tomorrow's show at Sam Ash Music in Huntington has been postponed to February 22nd.  Sorry for the inconvenience. Winter can definitely be a big pain!

February 13, 2017 - Everyone enjoy a fun, safe Valentine's Day!

February 15th, 2017 - The show we are doing at SAM ASH in Huntington that was "snowed out" has been re-scheduled for Febrauary 22nd at 6pm.

February 18, 2017- You may have heard that Joe Refano was in the ER the other night with a nasty case of diverticulitis but WE WILL BE PLAYING at the Big Kahuna in Huntington tonite! Please come down and support LIVE MUSIC !

February 19, 2017 - The show at the South Huntington Library that was "snowed out" in January,  has been re-scheduled for Saturday eve March 11th.  Please check our calendar page for more details.

February 24th, 2017-  HAPPY BIRTHDAY GEORGE HARRISON!

February 25th, 2017 - We just found pout we'll be back on the beach in Long Beach this summer on July 31st! Check our calendar for all the details.

March 18th, 2017 - There was some concern that a snow storm might derail the show tonite at the HOUSE OF BREWS in Port Jeff.  According to the weather service this morning,  the storm has veered into New Jersey and Long Island will only be geeting light rain through the day.  There is a chance for some light snow after 3am but we'll be long gone by then.  The show with STREET FIGHTER tonite is on!

March 26th, 2017 - Last night was our first trip into the Huntington Music Hall at Finley's on Green Street in Huntington Village.  THANK YOU to Scotto Savitt,  the staff at Finley's and the over 150 friends and Beatle people who packed the room.  It was a GREAT NIGHT!  Thank you all!  We weill see you again soon.

April 1, 2017 -  We've been asked to do the Jones Beach Bandshell this year with STREET FIGHTER the great Rolling Stones Tribute.  We should have a date shortly.  Check our calendar.

May 8, 2017 - HAPPY BIRTHDAY BRIAN JAMES!  We'll be at the JONES BEACH BANDSHELL, Ocean Parkway at Field 4 on Saturday August 26th.  Check the calendar for complete details.

May 12, 2017 - HAPPY BIRTHDAY JOE REFANO!  We'll be celebrating both birthdays at the Huntington Music Hall at Finley's.  Check our calendar.

June 18, 2017 - HAPPY BIRTHDAY SIR PAUL McCARTNEY.  75 years young!

June 23, 2017 - Joe and Jamie will be doing some duet shows this summer as LIVERPOOL2.  Check our calendar.

****REMINDER****

Summer is coming.  Please check this page to find out the latest weather info for outdoor shows.

July 7, 2017 -  HAPPY BIRTHDAY RINGO STARR...77 YEARS YOUNG!  HAPPY BIRTHDAY FREDDY G!  We'll be celebrating both birthdays at The Huntington Music Hall at Finley's tomorrow night, Saturday July 8.

July 12, 2017 - the LIVERPOOL2 show scheduled for this evening at the Overlook Beach Hut in Babylon has been cancelled due to weather.

July 25, 2017 - Tonite the Shuffle rolls into Grace Avenue Park in Great Neck for a show at 8pm.  The weather is looking a bit iffy. To get the latest weather info on this show call 516-482-4500 before 4pm and they will let you know if we're going to be outdoors or in the Great Neck Social Center a few blocks away for the park.

October 9, 2017 - It is with great joy and much sadness that we celebrate John Lennon's 77th birthday!  And a happy birthday to Sean Lennon as well.

November 7, 2017 -  2018 is going to be an exciting year for us!  For the first time we will be performing  a Sgt Pepper show in full costume, accompanied by a truly extraordinary keyboardist Mr. Richard Tancredi. Richard has played on albums by a diverse collection of artists from Mariah Carey to Hall & Oats....Asia to Celine Dion...Taylor Dayne and many others. The first Pepper show will take place December 10 at the Vanderbilt Planetarium followed by the show we are doing with Elvis at the Bel-Air Theatre at the LaGuardia Hotel in Elmhurst on December 16.  Hope we see you at one of the shows.  Check the calendr for all the details or send us your email address and get on the mailing list.