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SPIN DOCTORS FRONTMAN CHRIS BARRON TO GIVE FREE ACOUSTIC CONCERT AT PURCHASE

Date Released: 10/2/2006

Spin Doctors frontman Chris Barron will give a free concert at Purchase College on October 4 at 4:30 PM in Southside at Campus Center South.

The acoustic concert will feature Barron on guitar and vocals, with an acoustic bassist. Opening the show will be Purchase students and alumni Rachel Browne, Kyle Gilbride and Osei Essed. 

The Spin Doctors received a Grammy nomination for their first album, Pocketful of Kryptonite, which sold over eight million copies and spawned two top five hits. They recorded six albums, were featured on the cover of Rolling Stone magazine and at “Woodstock II,” and opened for the Rolling Stones.

Barron has continued his career as a singer, guitarist and songwriter and performed as part of a new group The Give Daddy Five and as a soloist.