Boston Rockabilly Send Off to Johnny D's with Sleepy La Beef, Roy Sludge, The Hubcaps, and Juliet & The Lonesome Romeos

Show Details
  • Ticket Price: $25.00
  • Door Time: 6:00 PM
  • Show Type: Rockabilly
  • Restrictions: 21+ General Admission
    Ages of 10 years and older must purchase zone seating and be accompanied by an adult
Sleepy La Beef has played Johnny D's since the 1970s!!  The Rockabilly Legend and the ever charming Linda La Beef are flying up to send us off, and being joined by some kick ass local musicians to make this quite a special night.  
From giving me fatherly encouragement when my mom died, to celebrating his 80th Birthday here, this man is as special to this place as they come.  
Please do NOT miss this last time Sleepy ever plays Johnny D's!!

Advanced Tickets are available until 4PM  - June 20th
if not Sold Out prior)
Guaranteed Seating: For guaranteed seating, purchase a ticket in one of the main room zones A-G, arrive within designated time which is under the Additional Information on this event page / in your confirmation email, and purchase dinner that evening. $15 FOOD minimum per person plus 7% meal tax.

General Admission does NOT guarantee seating. Bar area is unreserved, first come first served, and offers a full menu. Fifteen minutes before music begins, unoccupied tables in the main room are open for all patrons.




Section A  6:45 – 7:15pm

Section B  6:30 – 7:00pm

Section D  6:00 - 6:30pm

Section E  6:45 – 7:15pm

Section F  6:00 – 6:30pm

Section G  7:00 – 7:30pm


- All tables seat either four or two. If you don’t purchase all of the seats, you may be seated with others.
- If zoned seating is not available for purchase on this event page, it means that there are only General Admission still available ( all dining room tables are already reserved).
- When purchasing a ticket in a Zone, you are not guaranteed a particular seat. Seats are assigned at venue’s discretion.
- If you are unable to make your section’s arrival time or need to cancel your dinner reservation, please call 617-776-2004 DAY OF SHOW, ONLY AFTER 4PM. TICKETS ARE NOT REFUNDABLE.
- Ages 10+ may attend with a parent and dinner/show combo ticket.
- General Admission or Fri/Sat shows starting 9pm & later are ALWAYS 21+.
- Fees Apply to all online purchases.
- Limited number of admissions are available "cash only" at door on any given night, on first come first serve basis. The door price may vary from advance price.

Please call venue (617) 776-2004 after 4pm for specific set times and more information, or follow us on
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Day of Show Door Price : $30  (cash only) 

Sleepy LaBeef: For half a century, Sleepy LaBeef has lived his life on stages, in honky-tonks, and on the road. He has released records in six different decades and has had chart success as far back as the sixties and as recently as the year 2000. Sleepy LaBeef has shared bills with practically every great in music history: Elvis Presley, George Jones, Roy Orbison, Wanda Jackson, Carl Perkins, and has been an admitted influence to such a variety of people as Brian Setzer, Bruce Springsteen, and the Beatles.  In the 1960s he recorded mostly straight country music. His sixth single for the label, "Every Day," provided LaBeef with his chart debut in 1968, and after moving to Shelby Singleton's Plantation label in 1969, he hit the Top 20 with his version of "Blackland Farmer," Frankie Miller's heartfelt ode to the soil. LaBeef moved to Sun Records in the mid-'70s after Singleton acquired that original institution of rockabilly, and there he reconnected with his rockabilly roots. Singles such as "Thunder Road," "There Ain't Much After Taxes," and "Boogie Woogie Country Girl" saw little chart action but helped form the beginnings of the LaBeef legend as his indefatigable touring exposed audiences to his wildman energy.
He signed to Rounder in 1981 and released It Ain't What You Eat (It's the Way How You Chew It) in the U.S. and in Europe. LaBeef returned to regular recording in the mid-'90s, releasing several more albums on Rounder. Sleepy LaBeef's live sets are truly indescribable and this special night will be filled with performances from legend himself as well as some of our friends!

Roy Sludge: Roy Sludge is an old timey, truck drivin' singer with a mile wide croon that's as deep as the Grand Canyon and as smooth as a brand new two-lane black top. The trio play Truck Drivin' Country Music that's traditional but still fresh enough to have your New Country lovin', boot skootin' kids raising their beers and singing along.
Juliet and the Lonesome Romeos: "Heart-hitting - Juliet and the Lonesome Romeos are a group whose new songs sound as if they should be on country or pop radio ... fresh and emotionally charged, as though Juliet were a long- lost sister of Lucinda Williams.” -Steve Morse, Boston Globe
The Hubcaps: Take a group of musicians and singers and put them together with the goal of becoming one of the best oldies rock and roll bands in Boston, MA and you have The Hubcaps.  Since entering the "Oldies" arena, The Hubcaps have entertained thousands of "Rock 'n Rollers" across New England. Their presence in the entertainment community fills the void for the music of the '50s, '60s, and '70s eras.

The Hubcaps are comprised of 3-6 professional musicians from Boston Massachusetts, with lead guitar, bass guitar, drums, and up to 3 horn players.  The Hubcaps are sought after not only for their musical and vocal talents but also for the entertainment value they offer. Interacting with audiences and adding personality to their shows makes this band unique for any event.
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Boston Rockabilly Send Off to Johnny D's with Sleepy La Beef, Roy Sludge, The Hubcaps, and Juliet & The Lonesome Romeos
Saturday, January 30, 2016 7:30 PM
Johnny D's, Somerville, MA
  • 21+ General Admission
  • Ages of 10 years and older must purchase zone seating and be accompanied by an adult
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