Monk Rowe (Photo submitted)

Monk Rowe and the Roots of Rock and Roll concert Friday

Published Oct 11, 2018 at 4:00pm

REMSEN — The Remsen Arts Center will host Monk Rowe and the Roots of Rock and Roll in concert on Friday, Oct. 12 at 7 p.m.

General admission is $10, $8 for members, and $5 for students.

“The Roots of Rock and Roll” covers the early influences of popular rock music, from “In the Mood” to “Great Balls of Fire.” Spanning from the World War II era to the early 1960s, this group’s catalogue extends from swing to early rock and roll hits. The group is comprised of Monk Rowe on saxophone and piano, John Huston on guitar and as a vocalist, and Tom McGrath on the drums.

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