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Formula 5 and The Fluid Druids with The Dude of Life

Join Formula 5 and The Fluid Druids on June 16th at The Acoustic! We will be bringing the funk and keep you groovin all night!

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Get there at 8 PM and you won't miss any tunes.

Formula 5 brews up organic, funk filled grooves across New York state and throughout much of the Northeast, bringing an honest and classic sound to audiences.



Steve Pollak, best known by his stage name The Dude of Life is a musician and lyricist. He has co-written Phish songs including "Suzy Greenberg" and "Fluffhead" with former Space Antelope bandmate Trey Anastasio, whom he attended The Taft School and University of Vermont. Pollak (or The Dude - which do you prefer here?) has released two albums, “Crimes of the Mind” and “Under the Sound Umbrella,” featuring appearances by members of Phish. A music therapy teacher for autistic children, Steve works on a variety of musical projects, including Lightscapes, a light & music sculpture event in the Hudson Valley. He and his wife Leslie have three children and reside in Westchester County, NY. Currently he performs with The Fluid Druids.

Fluid Druids Band are a jam band mixing originals with classic covers of Phish, The Grateful Dead and other influential bands. The core members are Daver Coats on lead guitar, Charlie De Saint Phalle on bass, and Maurice Harroche on drums. The band started playing breweries and bars in 1999, sharing their music with craft beer brethren. Charlie and Daver are arborists by trade, thus the band name, The Fluid Druids. They call Captain Lawrence Brewing their home venue in Westchester County, NY.