About the artist
Tony Shanahan is an American bass player and composer. Mostly known for his work with singer Patti Smith, with whom they have been recording and performing for the past 20 years.
With bassist Tony Shahanan and a few other familiar musicians, Patti Smith began a new stage in her work. In the second half of the 90s they toured together, and later proceeded to record new material.
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Together with Patti, Tony Shanahan wrote and released the song “1959” - it was nominated for the Grammy Award in 1998.
Moreover, Tony participated in the recording of the soundtrack for the film “Pearl Harbor” with the composer Hans Zimmer, and also performed bass parts in the soundtrack for Martin Scorsese's series “Vinyl”.
As Tony himself says, their concerts are more popular in Europe than in America (except big cities). The young audience is interested in Patti, her story, and they want to catch a living legend of punk rock on stage.
Therefore, in order not to miss the concert of Patti Smith and Tony Shanahan in Ukraine, buy tickets on Concert.ua in advance. There may well be sold out.