The Chance in Poughkeepsie kicks off Memorial Day Weekend on Friday night with Direct Drive and their incredible tribute to Stevie Ray Vaughan. Formed in 1988, Direct Drive has been performing Stevie Ray's entire catalog of music,with some Jimi Hendrix added in to the mix. The band is led by founding member George Neske on lead guitar and vocals. Tickets for Direct Drive with special guests: Slick Dutch and the Bootleggers will be available at the door Friday, or purchase in advance through the Chance box office at 845-471-1966 or