Cody Dickinson and The Word Perform on Conan
Pearl Artist, Cody Dickinson, and The Word brought their funk-fueled groove to Conan earlier this week, performing a spectacular rendition of the single “Come by Here”, which can be viewed here. A super-group including pedal steel guitar icon, Robert Randolph, keyboardist, John Medeski, and the North Mississippi All Stars- including, Pearl Artist, Cody Dickinson, on drums- The Word’s stellar Conan performance comes in support of their long awaited sophomore album, Soul Food, which stands as their first release since 2001. The Word will be touring sporadically throughout the summer, performing at select festival dates starting with their appearance at the Hangout Music Festival in Gulf Shores, AL, on May 15th, and continuing throughout the Gathering of the Vibes Festival in Bridgeport, CT, on July 30th. More information on The Word can be found at www.TheWordTheBand.com.
Pearl Artist, Cody Dickinson, turned to Pearl’s highly innovative Reference Series drums in his preferred 4-piece configuration for this stop on Conan, with a matching 20-ply 14x6.5 Reference Series snare drum and Pearl’s 1000 Series hardware. More information on Cody Dickinson, including specs on his Reference Series drums, can be found here.
The Word: 2015 Summer Dates
05.14. Hangout Music Festival- Gulf Shores, AL
07.02. High Sierra Music Festival- Quincy, CA
07.09. All Good Music Festival 2015- Summit Point, WV
07.15. Lowdown Hudson Music Festival- New York, NY
07.18. Forecastle Festival- Louisville, KY
07.24. Camden WaterFront- Camden, NJ
07.30. Gathering of the Vibes- Bridgeport, CT