District Live at PRD Announces Fall 2023 Schedule
Featuring GRAMMY Award-Nominees Tab Benoit and KT Tunstall, Hammond B3 Legend Caesar Frazier and More
District Live, a state-of-the-art live music venue at Plant Riverside District in Savannah, Ga., is pleased to announce an exciting lineup of acclaimed artists for Fall 2023.
“From blues and rock to alternative music and jazz, District Live truly offers something for everyone,” said Scotty Henley, Director of Entertainment at JW Marriott Savannah Plant Riverside District. “We’re thrilled to welcome talented national musicians to the District Live stage, including GRAMMY Award-nominated blues guitarist Tab Benoit and legendary Hammond B3 player Caesar Frazier, to Savannah’s Entertainment District. We invite music lovers to join us for a wide range of iconic performances this fall.”
District Live’s Fall 2023 performance schedule is as follows:
Wednesday, September 13 — performance at 8 p.m. | doors open at 7 p.m.
$45 in advance | $50 day of show (seated event)
KT Tunstall is a GRAMMY Award-nominated Scottish singer-songwriter and musician whose debut album went multi-platinum with international hits including “Black Horse and the Cherry Tree” and “Suddenly I See.” A captivating and dynamic performer, Tunstall is known for her catchy songs, which effortlessly balance between introspective folk and propulsive rock and feature her pioneering looping skills. Tunstall’s songs have been featured in blockbuster films like The Devil Wears Prada and on popular television shows, including “Ugly Betty” and “Grey’s Anatomy.” Presented in conjunction with Live Nation.
AN EVENING WITH CAESAR FRAZIER AND FRIENDS
Wednesday, September 20 — performance at 7:30 p.m. | doors open at 6 p.m.
$35 in advance or day of show (seated event)
Enjoy an evening of soulful, jazz-inspired musical selections led by Hammond B3 legend Caesar Frazier with jazz guitarist Jacques Lesure, saxophonist James Mahone and drummer Vince Ector. Born in New York City and raised in Indianapolis, Frazier is a funky soul-jazz organist who served as the principal keyboardist for Marvin Gaye. He recorded several albums for the legendary Eastbound/Westbound label in the 1970s and has collaborated with a wide range of top artists over the years, including Kanye West and Common.
MELVINS & BORIS: TWINS OF EVIL TOUR
Thursday, September 28 — performance at 7:30 p.m. | doors open at 7 p.m.
$35 in advance | $39.50 day of show (standing event)
Melvins, an iconic three-piece metal band that has had a major impact on the grunge music scene, will bring the “Twins of Evil” tour to District Live with co-headliner Boris, a heavy, experimental group named after a Melvins song. Each band will perform one classic album in its entirety: Melvins will play Bullhead; Boris will perform Heavy Rocks. Originally formed in 1983, Melvins is currently celebrating its 40th anniversary with hard-hitting, head-banging performances across the United States. Presented in conjunction with Live Nation.
Tuesday, November 14 — performance at 7 p.m. | doors open at 6 p.m.
$40 in advance | $45 day of show (seated event)
GRAMMY Award-nominated singer, songwriter and blues guitarist Tab Benoit has entertained audiences with his soulful, gritty guitar riffs for more than three decades. One of the most impressive guitarists to emerge from the rich bayou of Southern Louisiana, Benoit is a two-time B.B. King Entertainer of the Year honoree and the winner of five Blues Music Awards for his groundbreaking contributions to the genre. Presented in conjunction with Live Nation.
Tickets and additional information are available at plantriverside.com/district-live. For a complete District Live schedule, please visit plantriverside.com/district-live or follow @districtlivesavannah on Instagram.
A Kessler Collection property, Plant Riverside District is an award-winning destination in Savannah, Ga. developed by visionary and hotelier Richard C. Kessler, the Chairman and CEO of Kessler Enterprise, Inc. Plant Riverside District originally opened in 2020 and attracts visitors from across the country and around the world.
ABOUT DISTRICT LIVE:
District Live, an exciting live music venue at Plant Riverside District in Savannah, Ga., marks a landmark partnership between The Kessler Collection and Live Nation, featuring national and regional artists live in concert at a state-of-the-art venue located in the new Atlantic Building at JW Marriott Savannah Plant Riverside District. Powered by Live Nation, District Live brings world-class artists to Savannah’s Entertainment District. In addition to concerts, District Live also features That Great Gretsch Sound!, presented through a special partnership between the Fred and Dinah Gretsch School of Music at Georgia Southern University and The Kessler Collection. This permanent display of music memorabilia, highlighting 135 years of Gretsch instruments, is featured in District Live’s lobby and performance space. For more information, please visit www.plantriverside.com and follow @districtlivesavannah on Instagram.
ABOUT PLANT RIVERSIDE DISTRICT:
Plant Riverside District, located at 400 W. River Street, is a vibrant entertainment destination and Savannah’s Entertainment District. From incredible dining and high-end shopping to live music and spectacular performances, Plant Riverside District creates elegantly curated experiences, stripping away the unnecessary to reveal the exceptional. Once an iconic power plant in Georgia, Plant Riverside District now represents the beauty of progress. Whether seeking a romantic getaway or a work hard/play hard business trip, Plant Riverside District provides a setting suited to your needs, blending timeless sophistication with eye-catching details. Experience three unique buildings for a customized atmosphere to match your style: bold, contemporary maritime details in the Atlantic; romantic, elegant styling in the Three Muses; and chic historic architecture in the Power Plant. Complete your experience with numerous dining options, rooftop bars, a concert venue, art gallery, riverfront park and even natural science exhibits to spark your imagination. For more information, please visit plantriverside.comand follow @plantriversidedistrict on Facebook and Instagram.
ABOUT THE KESSLER COLLECTION:
The Kessler Collection‘s portfolio of passionately created and artistically inspired boutique hotels boasts chic design, luxurious accommodations, enriching ambiance and intuitive service. Whether visiting properties in Alabama, Colorado, Georgia, Florida, North Carolina or South Carolina, each hotel’s exquisite art, music and cultural influences are deliberately approachable. Designed to inspire mystique and to encourage unforgettable experiences, Kessler guests are immersed in redefined Bohemian luxury, from an 1888 historic hotel and a cutting-edge downtown icon to a premier luxury lodge, high-design Southern mansion and elite ski lodge. The Kessler Collection was the founding member of the Marriott Autograph Collection, introduced with seven Autograph Collection branded hotels. Each property is a bold, original hotel carefully created with style and the individualist traveler in mind. For more information about The Kessler Collection, please visit kesslercollection.com or call 888.472.6312.
ABOUT LIVE NATION ENTERTAINMENT, INC.
Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. operates as an entertainment company and engages in producing, marketing and selling live concerts for artists via a global concert pipeline. It operates through the following segments: Concerts, Sponsorship & Advertising and Ticketing. The Concerts segment involves the promotion of live music events in owned or operated and in rented third-party venues. The Sponsorship and Advertising segment offers a sales force that creates and maintains relationships with sponsors through a combination of international, national and local opportunities that allow businesses to reach customers through concerts, venues, festivals and ticketing assets, including advertising on websites. Live Nation was founded on August 2, 2005 and is headquartered in Beverly Hills, Calif. For more information about Live Nation, please visit livenation.com.