Featured Old Hudson Valley BandApricot Brandy
APRICOT BRANDY (1969) Rich Crane, Tom Nigra, Tom Ayers, Art Ebert and Derek Rabbits were the house band 5 nights a week at Dino's in Middletown. They played Led Zep, Nazz, Bob Seger, Steppenwolf, Rascals, Vanilla Fudge and (of course!) Beatles and Stones. Art Ebert recalled that club owner Vince Dino gave them Woodstock weekend off and closed the bar.
of a run in the area. They were based out of Katonah, NY and had quite a following in the area for quite a while. Member Steve Rossi was previously with Ritchie Scarlet. They played all the old venues.