MILFORD >> The Milford Arts Council’s Performance Coffeehouse series will continue with New Hartford soul band The Mighty Soul Drivers, Friday, Feb. 26, 8 p.m., at the Milford Center for the Arts, 40 Railroad Ave.

The Mighty Soul Drivers bring the classic Soul sounds of Memphis, Muscle Shoals and points South to the hills of New England. Taking their inspiration from the giants of Southern Soul — O.V. Wright, Percy Sledge, Otis Redding and more, The Mighty Soul Drivers turn every venue they play into a Soul dance party! Just the thing to chase the winter blues away!

The Mighty Soul Drivers is made up of Bob Orsi (vocals, guitar), River City Slim (drums, vocals), Larry Willey (guitar, vocals), Andy Karlok (bass, vocals), Steve Donovan (keyboards) and John Smayda (saxophone).

Tickets for The Mighty Soul Drivers Performance Coffeehouse are $15 for MAC members and $20 for non-members. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the show starts at 8. Come and enjoy an intimate performance in a friendly environment and acoustically beautiful theater in downtown Milford. Snacks, beer and wine will be available for a nominal charge. The coffee is free!

For tickets, go to or call 203-878-6647. Reservations are highly recommended, as Coffeehouse events sell out quickly.

For more information about the Coffeehouse visit For more information about The Mighty Soul Drivers, visit