Rags Allen Band to perform September 22 in Sun Lakes

John Yu

On September 22, 2019, enjoy Sunday evening with the easy-listening and rhythmic music of an Arizona favorite, the Rags Allen Jazz Band, featuring Rags Allen on piano/keyboard and member of “Arizona Nightclub Performers Hall of Fame.” Rags has performed with Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, Charlie Pride, and Mickey Gilley at venues throughout the country, including the MGM Grand and the Grand Ole’ Opry. Chuck Bene, guitarist and inductee into the “Rockabilly Hall of Fame,” performed for decades in the New York City area, including 10 years with the Bobby Lane Trio. Chuck also wrote music for Ricky Nelson and the Hullabaloo TV Show. Roy Calhoun, drummer, started professionally at the age of 13. Roy played alongside Wayne Newton, Eddie Arnold, Julie London, Phil Harris, John Davidson and many others. You might know Roy and his wife Barbara as owners of the Allstar Music Store chain in the Valley. Mark Webb, lead singer, was named “Vocalist of the Year” by the Phoenix Country Music Club. Mark has performed throughout the Valley as a pop, country, rock and Latin and blues singer. This band has played throughout Arizona and many times to a packed San Tan Ballroom on Sunday evenings in Sun Lakes.

Enjoy music and dance from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. For those who like to include dinner (in the ballroom), come early and order from our special dinner menu beginning from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Admission is $12 per person. Discounted season passes for all eight evenings from September through March are still available.

Come dance your favorite waltz, foxtrot, quickstep, rumba, cha cha, samba,tango, country or line dance. This evening is presented by the Sun Lakes Sunday Dance Club. For any questions or table reservations for groups of eight or more, call 480-699-7334 or check our website, www.sunlakes-sundaydanceclub.com. SunBird residents and the general public are equally welcome.