Brian is a singer, songwriter and musician from the New York area. He started his career working with Rupert Holmes, a famous writer, composer, lyricist, arranger and Tony award-winning playwright. He then went on to record an album with his brother in the early 80’s, produced by renowned lead singer and organist, Felix Cavaliere from the rock and roll hall of fame inducted band “The Young Rascals”. Their band name was “Fury.”
Brian’s well- written songs landed him and his brother a record deal in 2005 on the Italian label, Frontiers. Band name is “Blanc Faces”. They are known throughout Europe.
For the past nine years, following the advice of Paul Shaffer of The Late Show with David Letterman, Brian embarked on a new musical venture.a Neil Diamond tribute band, called “Simply Diamond”. As per Paul Shaffer, “Brian is the best Neil Diamond tribute act out there”. “His voice sounds like the real deal”. “I’ve seen four of the biggest Neil Diamond tribute acts and this guy blows them all away”.
His continued success with Simply Diamond carved the way for his newest act, One Stop Pony Band, as Brian realized he could sing like many great singer/songwriters. OSP Band is the most unique tribute band capturing the authenticity of many famous artists.
Some of the projects that Brian has worked on involved “Toto” lead singer Bobby Kimball and legendary singer Ronnie Spector. He has also penned songs for other artists on the Frontier label as well. Brian has performed at many well-known venues in NYC and across the country including a television appearance on the original Star Search back in the 80’s. Brian and his band have also opened up for many national touring acts including Grammy winners, The Blind Boys of Alabama and Survivor.
General Admission wristbands allow admission to the festival for all nights. Children 10 and under are admitted free with an adult.
Reserved Star Seating is your ticket to both the 7pm and 9:30pm shows, up close and near the action in a stadium-style seating venue!