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Slip Groove is an original rock and roll band from the Hudson Valley in New York. The band is made up of Dan Pitt on guitar/vocals, Wayne Hoyt on drums/vocals, Ken Marma on bass/vocals, and Emre Arapkirli on synthesizer/organs. Slip Groove is a song-based, jammed-out, rock band that performs at local festivals, community events, campgrounds, breweries, orchards, bars, restaurants, coffee houses, and private parties. The band prides itself on engaging the audience and providing a great time for everyone. Slip Groove's original song styles range from 50s style rock and roll, 60s classic rock, 70s psychedelia, 80s hard rock, 90s indie, funk, folk, blues, and bluegrass. They play both electric and acoustic gigs.

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Upcoming Events

  • Jun 10, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    West Kill Supply, 602 Broadway Unit 2, Kingston, NY 12401, USA
    Join us for two big sets at the incredible West Kill Supply Kingston. Super chill, fun 🤩 place. Always an awesome food truck, too.
  • Jun 16, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    New Paltz, 239 Springtown Rd, New Paltz, NY 12561, USA
    This is a fundraiser for the Wallkill Valley Land Trust at the Coppersea Distillery. I am humbled to have been asked to perform solo acoustic. You can learn more about this incredible organization, dedicated to preserving open space here in our Hudson Valley:
  • Jun 18, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Poughkeepsie, 40 Cannon St #1, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601, USA
    Join us for a two set Father's Day celebration. Amazing beer, great food, and fun for the whole family (lots of games for the kids). Dog friendly.
  • Jul 08, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Tanners Boathouse, 27 Lake Rd, Tannersville, NY 12485, USA
    Join us for two big sets under the tent at the Tanners Boathouse, an outstanding seafood restaurant and bar right near the lake. Free show.
  • Jul 13, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Arlington, 796 Main St, Arlington, NY 12603, USA
    So psyched to be playing Biker Night at Juan Murphy's! Incredible food. Huge bar. Join us for two giant sets!
  • Jul 22, 2:00 PM – 11:30 PM
    Accord, Accord, NY 12404, USA
    ... best party of the summer... could be. If you're reading this, then we probably still have room on our band guest list. So, email me for address:
  • Jul 29, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    West Kill, 2173 Spruceton Rd, West Kill, NY 12492, USA
    Soooo... anyone wanna drink incredible beer underneath the majestic Catskill Mountains and party with Slip Groove? Cool! Warning: This is an official take-no-prisoners rock and roll show. Drink up ;) Music from 2 - 5.
  • Aug 06, 2:00 PM
    Black Snake Brewing Company at Old Adria, 148 Creek Rd, Staatsburg, NY 12580, USA
    Join us for two big sets at the beautiful Old Adriance Farm. Amazing beer from Black Snake Brewery. Fantastic food. Check out their grounds. Family Friendly. It’s always a relaxing, fun afternoon at this gem in the Hudson Valley. We are thrilled to bring our music and energy to such a great place.
  • Aug 11, 4:00 PM
    United States, United States
    This is going to be an epic event! Tons of beer, great food, and awesome people. But, you can’t come 🙁 Don’t blame me… it’s a private party. But, if you’re actually reading this then you might be thinking of having a party and we’d love to play it! Just email us
  • Aug 13, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Catskill, 96 W Bridge St, Catskill, NY 12414, USA
    Come on out for two giant sets at the incredible Subversive Brewery in beautiful Catskill, NY. Amazing beer and food at a super chill brewery, this is going to be a great day!
  • Sep 02, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Tanners Boathouse, 27 Lake Rd, Tannersville, NY 12485, USA
    ... and we're back under the tent at the Tanners Boathouse. Trust me... come out to this show. Tannersville knows how to party! Two giant sets. Family friendly. Incredible seafood. Huge bar!
  • Sep 07, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    176 Hardenburgh Rd, 176 Hardenburgh Rd, Pine Bush, NY 12566, USA
    Classic cars, motorcycles, whiskey distillery, winery, craft beer, food trucks, vendors and two giant sets of Slip Groove. Need I say more 😎
  • Sep 22, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    New Paltz, 38 Main St, New Paltz, NY 12561, USA
    We're playing Happy Hour at Snugs on Main St. New Paltz with our good friends, Catawampus. No cover, beer specials, pool table, patio, and good old fashion rock and roll mayhem!
  • Oct 21, 5:30 PM
    The Tasting Lab, 4856 NY-81, Greenville, NY 12083, USA
    Super cool venue that supports local original bands! Great food and drinks. Cozy inside. Fun outside. Join us for two big sets.
  • Oct 28, 3:00 PM
    Coppersea Distilling, 239 Springtown Rd, New Paltz, NY 12561, USA
    Oh yes … beyond psyched for our second annual Halloween Show at the absolutely picturesque Coppersea Distillery in New Paltz. Just trust me on this one… come on out! Two big sets from 3-6 PM.
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Big Dogs Brewery: 5/28/23 “Spray Paint Poems”
Slip Groove “Wormholes” Live at Dogwood in Beacon, NY: 5/13/23
Lonely Night: Green Kill Art Gallery
Lonely Nights: Parlor New Paltz
Coppersea Distillery: I Can't Go On This Way.
In Buffalo: Dogwood
Spray Paint Poems: Keegan Ales
Snug Harbor: Purple Whale Solo
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