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Max “the Mighty Max” Weinberg. A bundle of drive, neurosis and wily suburban street smarts, and source of great humor, Max found a place where Bernard Purdie, Buddy Rich and Keith Moon intersected and made it his own. The soul of dedication and commitment, each night in the midst of the continuous hurricane our sets are designed to be, the sheer physical pressure of three hours of nonstop, steamrolling rock music lies upon his shoulders more heavily than anyone else’s. Onstage, Max goes beyond listening to what I’m saying, signaling; he “hears” what I’m thinking, feeling. He anticipates my thoughts as they come rolling full bore toward the drum riser. It’s a near telepathy that comes from years of playing and living together. It’s a real-world miracle and it’s why people love musicians. They show us how deeply we can experience one another’s minds and hearts, and how perfectly we can work in congress. With Max at my back, the questions are answered before they’re asked.

There are twenty thousand people, all about to take a breath; we’re moving in for the kill, the band, all steel on an iron track, and that snare shot, the one I’m just thinking about but haven’t told or signaled anyone outside of this on-fire little corner of my mind about, the one I want right . . . and there it is! Rumble young man, rumble!

-Bruce Springsteen “Born To Run” (2016)

Max Weinberg’s Jukebox

A truly interactive experience, Weinberg invites the audience to create the set list, in real time, that he and his crack four piece group will play that night. Performing songs from the glory days of rock and roll your guests get to choose from a video menu of over 200 songs — everything from the Beatles to the Stones to Bruce and The E Street Band’s biggest hits — and hear the group play ‘em the way they want to hear them played!

That’s right—the crowd gets to yell out their choices and Max plays them! This unique approach is fun and satisfying. How many times have you attended a show where you yearned to hear your favorite performer play your favorite song?
With Max Weinberg’s Jukebox your dream will be realized.

Max Weinberg's Jukebox

Live On Stage

Check back regularly as more shows are being added weekly

17 Jun

City Winery

New York City, NY

26 Jun

Kokomo Summer Concert Series

Kokomo, IN

9 Jul

The Beacon Theatre

Hopewell, VA

10 Jul

Wolf Trap

Vienna, VA

11 Jul

Wolf Trap

Vienna, VA

16 Jul

Concerts on the Green

Eatontown, NJ

17 Jul

Concerts on the Green

Eatontown, NJ

14 Aug

Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center

Westhampton Beach, NY

16 Sep

City Winery

Atlanta, GA

17 Sep

The Franklin Theatre

Franklin, TN

18 Sep

The Halloran Centre at the Orpheum

Memphis, TN

23 Sep

City Winery

Chicago, IL

24 Sep

Elgin Community College Arts Center

Elgin, IL

25 Sep

The Holland Theatre

Bellefontaine, OH

16 Oct

The Max Weinberg Quintet @ Pinecrest Gardens Jazz Series

Pinecrest, FL

21 Oct

The Dakota Jazz Club

Minneapolis, MN

22 Oct

Thrasher Opera House

Green Lake, WI

9 Nov

Private Event

Chicago, IL

11 Nov

Rex Theatre

Manchester, NH

12 Nov

Universal Preservation Hall

Saratoga Springs, NY

13 Nov

Miller Center

Reading, PA

14 Nov

Cary Hall

Lexington, MA

16 Nov

Private Event

New York City, NY

18 Nov

Private Event

Boca Raton, FL

19 Nov

South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC)

South Orange, NJ

17 Dec

Count Basie Theater

Red Bank, NJ

18 Dec

Count Basie Theater

Red Bank, NJ

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