Songwriters Showcase (Music)
Sun Jun 24th 2012 10.00am–12.00pm
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Jonathan Richman “That Summer Feeling”
from Jonathan Sings (sire 1983) —It's triple digits so it's time for some of my favorite summer tunes starting with Jonathan saying it better than I could.
Charlie Robison “Racin' In the Streets”
from Beautiful Day (Dualtone 2009) —from the very talented Robison family. brother Charlie with a great take on Bruce Springsteen's summer classic.
Adam Carroll “Sno-Cone Man”
from Live at Flipnotics (self 2009) —Mt.Olive has a brand new tropical snow, nice to see the long lines, Texas wordsmith Adam Carroll captures the moment.
Mary McCaslin “Ballad of Weaverville”
from Prairie in the Sky (Philo 1995) —Couldn't conclude the set without playing Mary herself, if your not familiar with it already do yourself a favor & check out Mary and her late husband Jim Ringer.
Josh Ritter “Lillian Egypt (Acoustic)”
from The Animal Years (V2 North America 2006) —Josh Ritter brings his Royal City Band to Plush for a Saturday night show, July 21, nobody has more fun on stage than Josh.
Eric Barnes “2 Stoplights”
from Eric Barnes (self 2007) L —We welcome Steve St.Cyr back in our studio, host of the best local music showcase going, the Songbird Cafe, this Wednesday, June 27 7:30 at the Focal Point in Maplewood.
Matt Schmidt “Madeline”
from Matt Schmidt (self 2012) —This months Songbird Cafe will feature Eric Barnes, Craig Downs, Matt Schmidt, & Richard Tralles in an intimate in the round setting, check it out !!!
Fred Eaglesmith “STARS”
from 6 Volts (A Major Label 2011) —Fred will be back at Off Broadway Sept. 16, leading his Tin Can Tour of Old Route 66, Robbie Fulks, The Fabulous Ginn Sisters, Bill Poss, and Roger Marin will join all the touring Fredheads.
Sam Bush “Last Letter Home”
from Late As Usual (Sugar Hill Records ww.sugarhillrecords.com 1990) —Founding member of New Grass Revival & a mandolin wizard & most importantly a die hard Cardinal Fan, will be bringing his considerable talent to the Old Rock House, Saturday 7/7, look for him at Busch that afternoon.
Mickey and The Motorcars “Raise My Glass” (Smith Music Group 2011) —From the talented Braun Family, brothers Mickey & Gary bring their band to Off Broadway Wednesday 7/25 Mike McClure joins them, Their brothers Cody & Willie are in Reckless Kelly, who knows maybe they'll show up.
Eric Taylor “Peppercorn Tree”
from Hollywood Pocketknife (Blue Ruby Music 2007) —Singer, Songwriter, Storyteller Extraordinare back at Log House Concerts, near Edwardsville, Sunday, 7/1 7:30. Full day of music, activities & fireworks starting at 2 Logapalooza, details & reservations call Mike (618) 531-1810
Jeff Black “Hard Way Out”
from Tin Lily (Dualtone 2005) —Also let Rich or Allen pick some tunes when they help out, Rich picked the talented Nashville Singer/Songwriter Jeff Black, a good fit next to Eric.
Fleetwod Mac “Sentimental Lady”
from Bare Trees (Reprise 1972) —Thanks for listening, stay cool out there. Heard the sad news that Bob Welch took his own life at 66, he wrote and sang one of my favorite songs a few years back R.I.P. Next week we celebrate Canada Day.
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