WUTK Presents Mickey Hart

The Mickey Hart Band will be playing at the Valarium this Thursday, August 30th in support of their latest album.  Better known for being half of the drumming tandem in the Grateful Dead, Mickey Hart has formed his own side project and released his first in studio album in nearly five years.  The Mickey Hart Band is comprised of a plethora of jam band veterans including:  Widespread Panic bassist Dave Schools, Grammy winning percussionist Sikiru Adepoju, Tony award winning vocalist Crystal Monee Hall, singer and multi-instrumentalist Joe Bagale, drummer Ian “Inx” Herman, guitarist Gawain Matthews, and keyboardist/producer Ben Yonas.  The band is currently touring for their latest release, “Mysterium Tremendum,” which was received well by fans and critics.  The band has taken advantage of the early shows on their tour to showcase their innovative sound and intricate instrumentals as they bring their musical repertoire to the masses.