Peter Shapiro


In this episode of Plus One Eric talks to concert promoter Peter Shapiro, owner of Brooklyn Bowl and the Capitol Theatre as well as the force behind the Lockn’ Festival, The Jammys, and “Fare Thee Well”, the Grateful Dead’s 50th anniversary “final shows”.  

Eric and Peter go back to the first days of Soulive which got their start at the Wetlands Preserve, the renowned NYC club Shapiro purchased back in 1996. The two discuss the magic of The Wetlands, taking big risks to create amazing new concert experiences, and what they expect for the future of live music. 

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Eric Krasno Plus One is presented by Osiris Media. All original music by Eric Krasno. Executive Producers are RJ Bee and Christina Collins. Audio Production by Matt Dwyer. Produced by Ben Baruch of 11E1even Group.

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