Iconic singer-songwriter PATTY GRIFFIN returns for highly anticipated Australian shows. Attracting a cult-following with her intimately passionate performance, she tells heartfelt stories with her vivid, powerful vocal.
A starkly beautiful show, this pillar of Americana is not to be missed.
In a gesture to fans that too much Richard Thompson is never enough, the singer-songwriter/guitarist extraordinaire assumed the role of opening act on Wednesday night to his own concert later with band members drummer Michael Jerome and bassist Taras Prodaniuk.
Last time he returned to the States from Australia, John Murry was so jetlagged that he fell asleep in his food. “My wife accused me of using heroin again,” he tells Samson McDougall.
“That’s cool. I think that I really just felt myself seeing if I could create a little bit more of a pop song, for want of a better word. From the very beginning of writing songs I kept trying to figure out how to make it simpler [and] for many of my songs I did a very bad job,” she says.
And an interview with Joan Wasser aka Joan As Police Woman ahead of her tour this June
Glen Hansard began his music career as a busker in Dublin and has gone on to star in a film, win an Oscar and guest star in an episode of The Simpsons.
“an evening with Glen Hansard”, as it said on the ticket, really did feel like if not a night at chez Hansard then certainly a few hours ’round his local.
Come, sit, sing comp Lisa O’Neill 4.00 Dreaming comp Lisa O’Neill 5.30