Milwaukee, WI, July 26, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- On Saturday, July 9, 2016, Five O'Clock Steakhouse
welcomed a group of iconic musicians to a private dinner party including Grammy & Oscar-winning composer/producer Damon Ranger
, musician Peter Distefano
of Porno For Pyros/Perry Farrell, Jenny Douglas - Foote of Pink/Toto, Tanya O'Callahan of Maynard James Keenan/Ronnie Wood, Grammy award-winning signer Kendra Foster, Dimitri Coats from Off! and Burning Brides, rocker Dan McCafferty who's played with Dee Snider, plus bassist Eva Gardner and drummer Mark Schulman from musician Pink's touring band.
The musicians were in town participating in the School of Rock On Tour
music education event, held in conjunction with Summerfest
. The two-day festival within a festival pairs 500 students to perform with professional guest artists.
School of Rock CEO, Dzana Homan, School of Rock Vice President Stacey Paez, and Manager Stephen Hutton were also in attendance.
According to Stelio Kalkounos
, Managing Partner of Five O'Clock Steakhouse, the group spent the evening enjoying food, drinks, and of course discussing great music.
"For the second year in a row, we were honored to host such an eclectic group of musicians, spanning genres from classic rock and punk to modern pop," said Kalkounos. "They loved the 'old school' vibe of Five O'Clock and indulged in some of our popular steak and seafood dishes. We even left our wheelhouse with artfully- prepared vegan dishes for some of the guests."
In 2013, The Alley Cat Lounge at Five O'Clock Steakhouse opened as a live music and event venue, attracting top local and national musicians. The events schedule can be found online at www.fiveoclocksteakhouse.com.
Five O’Clock Steakhouse
414-342-3553, 2416 W. State St., Milwaukee, WI 53233
“One of America’s Best Steakhouses” Featured on the Travel Channel’s “Steak Paradise 3”
One of the “Best Steakhouses in the U.S.” – www.TraveandLeisure.com
One of America’s Best Steakhouses – Culinary TV Host/Author Rachael Ray
Voted #1 Steakhouse in Milwaukee “Readers’ Choice”- Milwaukee Magazine & Shepherd Express
Voted One Of Milwaukee’s Top Steakhouses “Readers’ Choice” – OnMilwaukee.com
Best Supper Club - Shepherd Express
Top Choice Awards - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Featured in "Wisconsin Supper Clubs: Another Round" by Author Ron Faiola (2016, Agate Publishing)
About Five O’Clock Steakhouse
Five O’ Clock Steakhouse, formerly Coerper’s Five O’ Clock Club, has been a family-owned and independently operated Milwaukee staple since 1948, serving the finest steaks paired with outstanding service. Five O’Clock has been named “One of America’s Best Steakhouses” by TV host Rachael Ray, TravelandLeisure.com and was featured on the Travel Channel’s “Steak Paradise 3.” The Alley Cat Lounge features free live music weekly, classic cocktails and a 1940’s retro-lounge ambiance.
About School of Rock
For over a decade, School of Rock has been teaching guitar, bass, drums, vocals, and keys to students through an innovative performance-based method. Through a series of private lessons and group rehearsals, students get to show what they're learning on real rock stages to real rock audiences. More information can be found at http://www.schoolofrock.com/