Gather friends, bring your picnic set up and enjoy an evening at the Historical Society with Billy & The Showmen!
The Billy and the Showmen R & B Revue feature the soulful vocals of the best R&B singers in the Northeast, a strong horn section and a tight rhythm section. The band has thrilled audiences for over 40 years performing throughout the Northeast Region and New York City.
Billy and the Showmen specialize in hard-driving R&B, Soul, and Funk from the ’60’s and ’70’s. The band’s repertoire includes the best of James Brown, Rick James, Percy Sledge, the Ohio Players, Blood, Sweat & Tears, Marvin Gaye, Wilson Pickett, Junior Welles, King Floyd, Average White Band, Tower of Power, Buddy Miles, Kool & the Gang, Otis Redding and classic Motown artists such as the Temptations and Sam & Dave.