What is Craig? Craig is four musicians from central MA with a name easy enough to remember and a sound you will never forget. Since the mid 90's Craig is a seasoned entertainer that takes form when Chris Conte, Paul Chase, Neall Russell and Paul Courchaine perform live. With varying musical backgrounds and influences Craig is a modern day rock band. Progressive, groove oriented, heavy, funky and classic are some of the terms to describe Craig's music, but one thing is for sure, this is an experienced rock band that enjoys playing together. Developed chemistry along with musical respect and listening allows Craig to take the music wherever it wants to go, and drive it through dozens of originals and covers spanning a spectrum of musical genres. The members of Craig have individually earned their musical stripes as well. With over 60 years of combined experience and an abundance of musical degrees and personal accolades there is nothing holding them back. In the last three years, Craig has held an intense rehearsal schedule and religiously maintained a local weekly residency at two of the best rock clubs in central MA allowing for a steady influx of musical development and on stage creativity. With the goal to deliver the best live rock show possible and with an emphasis on humor and fan interaction, it is no secret that the most notorious aspects of Craig occur onstage. From now until long after this is read, Craig will be continually honing and perfecting all aspects of a live performance to create the most attractive atmosphere for a live venue. Craig was voted the best live act, best new act, and best groove/jam act of 2005 according to the Worcester Magazine readers poll, and it does not stop there. Those who are curious or those who want to re-live the experience can do so for FREE via live show downloads on Craig2000.com So when are you going to experience it?
Man their good! Can't wait to see them at the Worthen on the 30th!!!
Fun, funky, tight, great musicianship.