Chris Gage to receive Lifetime Achievement award from South Dakota Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
This award ceremony will be Sept. 25 in Sioux Falls, SD. Due to Covid Mr. Gage will not attend in person.
In 2011, the Academy of Texas Music proclaimed Gage "Musician of the Year." In 2016 the Red Willow Band was inducted into the South Dakota Rock and Roll Music Association Hall of Fame, and in 2017 Chris was given a lifetime achievement award by the South Dakota Friends of Traditional Music.
Christine Albert re-elected Recording Acadamy Chair Emeritus
CEO Harvey Mason, Jr., Chair Tammy Hurt, officers Om'Mas Keith, Rico Love, and Christine Albert, and committee members George Flanigen, Terri Lyne Carrington, and Dr. Chelsey Green.
Christine is one of the longest serving officers in the Recording Adacemy's history.
Donn's Depot opens...but Chris is waiting till Covid numbers go down
After 16 months of live streaming "Monday Night NOT at Donn's Depot" from MoonHouse Studio, the "Maestro" found himself back at the bar on May 17, until Austin TX re-entered Stage 4 Covid restrictions. Usually Every Monday 8:30 - Midnight.
We hope to be back very soon. Get a vaccine!