Brandon “TAZ” Niederauer
Restrictions: 21 & over
Fourteen-year-old guitarist Brandon Niederauer is living proof that drea ms really do come true. Having played in the most legendary rooms in America with som e of the most prominent musicians of our time, the young guitarist/singer/ songw riter has built up quite the reputation in the music world, welcoming the nickname Dz Taz dz amongst fans and peers alike. It started when Brandon watched the movie School of Rock at eight-years-ol d. Also inspired by his father ’ s record collection, he instantly realized he wanted to play guitar. Four years later, he was cast as the principle role of guitarist Dz Zack Mooneyham dz in the Tony Award- nominated Andrew Lloyd Webber Broadway production, School of Rock the Musical at the Winter Garden Theatre. Living in New York City welcomes great opportunity for Brandon to play with so me of his most idolized musicians. He ’ s had the brilliant experiences of playing with members of the Allman Brothers Band including Gregg Allman, Butch Trucks , Warren Haynes, Derek Trucks, and Oteil Burbridge, as well as other notab le musicians such as Buddy Guy, Stevie Nicks, Lady Gaga, Slash, Jon Batiste, Dw eezil Zappa, Eric Gales, George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic, Dr. John, Otis Ta ylor, Gary Clark Jr., Col. Bruce Hampton, Eric Krasno, George Porter Jr., Ro bert Randolph, Karl Denson, Doug Wimbish, John Popper and countless others. He has also played with Umphrey’s McGee, Scorpions, Dumpsaphunk, The Revivalists, Galactic, and so many more.