Tony Levitas and Friends

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Saturday, May 16, 2015 - 9:00pm

Tony Levitas is a song-writer, singer and multi-instrumentalist. "Together Somehow" is Tony's debut solo CD recently released, now on i-tunes, Spotify and Amazon. He is a native Atlantan and has been in the music business over 20 years, penning dozens of songs. Tony has been in a number of bands, most notably, Arms Akimbo, who had several records out and a video which appeared on MTV. As the lead vocalist, guitarist and principal songwriter for the band, Tony toured with Arms Akimbo extensively including a performance at the South By Southwest Music Conference in Austin, TX and along the east coast playing such venues as CBGB’s and the Danceteria in New York City, and numerous college campuses form Atlanta to Boston. They played with many bands including the Ramones, R.E.M, The Beasty Boys, The Black Crowes, 10,000 Maniacs, The Tubes, Marianne Faithful, Toots and The Maytalls, Dennis Brown and The Georgia Satellites, to name a few. Tony writes passionate songs about life, love, loss, yearning and hope. His work has been compared to Neil Young, The Clash, The Velvet Underground, Steely Dan, and John Mayer, though his main influences include the early British Invasion, Bob Dylan, Miles Davis, Bob Marley, Jim Morrison and Hank Williams. For the past many years, Tony has played in the classic rock and roll band, The Helpers, with his musical blood bothers David Weissmann, Bob Glick and Steve Einbender, Jamie Hood, Larry and Michael Chesin, who play around the Atlanta area.


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