Bumper Jacksons to play Hunter’s Doctorow Center

The Catskill Mountain Foundation presents a special performance by the Washington DC-based band the Bumper Jacksons on Saturday, August 26 at 8 p.m. at the Doctorow Center for the Arts in the Village of Hunter. Combining jazz, blues and a little bit of country, the Bumper Jacksons are a veritable American music history lesson featuring Jess Eliot Myhre on vocals, clarinet, washboard, songwriting and trouble; Chris Ousley on vocals, guitars, banjo and songwriting; Alex Lacquement on upright bass and harmony vocals; Dan Samuels on drums and percussion; Dave “Duckpin” Hadley on pedal steel; and Brian Priebe on trombone and harmony vocals.

Tickets cost $25 for adults and $20 for seniors in advance, $30 for adults and $25 for seniors at the door. Tickets for students cost $7. For tickets and additional information, visit www.catskillmtn.org. The Doctorow Center for the Arts is located at 7971 Route 23A in Hunter.