Louie & the Crowmatix

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“Roots Music Royalty” - playing thefabric of American Roots Music


Professor Louie & TheCrowmatix from Woodstock NY have been performing since the year2000 at numerous Festivals, Theaters, Clubs and Art Centers averaging 150 shows a year.


ProfessorLouie & The Crowmatix shows’ presents a diverse set list from this stellar roots crew of Original songs, Blues and select songs that Louie learned directly from The Band and material he helped create with them including theircomeback hits Atlantic City, Blind Willie McTell.


Professor Louie & TheCrowmatix latestrecording Strike Up The Band releasedin 2022 on The Woodstock Recordslabel has received fantastic reviews and on The Roots Music Radio Charts in the top 30 since it’s release, theirsingle Work It Out has been # 7 OnThe Contemporary Blues Charts &

# 1 song on theNY Charts, they have 16 studio CD’s on WoodstockRecords.


“An excellentrecording for all those who like and are interested to discover the whole andreal spirit of American roots music.” La Hora Del Blues


They have released sixteenstudio CD’s on The Woodstock Records Label.  


This Grammy Nominated Woodstock All-stargroup, Professor Louie & TheCrowmatix began asthe studio-backing band for Aaron Professor Louie’s musicalproductions for The Band. Rick Danko, bass player and singer of The Band christened him - Professor Louie - due to his work with them.  Louie collaboratedwith The Band Co-producing theirlast three CD’s in the 90’s.


“You can’t play roots rocklike this bunch does unless you’ve lived it:

Killer Americana to the max.”  Midwest Record


“America's swinging roots” Bluestown Music


“Professor Louie & The Crowmatix have emerged in themusic industry as the torchbearer of the true spirit of American RootsMusic.”  Bill Hurley ExtendedPlay Sessions


Professor Louie & TheCrowmatix; hold a permanent place in The Canada South Blues Museum, Recipientsof the Robert H. Chambers Award forExcellence in the Traditional Arts from Common Ground On The Hill in MD.

and have been inducted into The New York State Blues Hall ofFame

                                          ~ The Crowmatix ~

Professor Louie (keys-accordion,vocals)collaborated with The Band 17 years.

John Platania (guitar-vocals) greatperformances with Van Morrison.

Gary Burke (drums) performed withBob Dylan’s The Rolling ThunderReview.

Miss Marie (vocals-percussionist-keys)preformed, recorded with Levon Helm, Rick Danko, Garth Hudson.

Frank Campbell (bass-vocals) Levon Helm’s MD with the Woodstock All-stars.

Find Professor Louie & the Crowmatix' music online HERE.

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