with special guest Nathan Brown
& Beth Wood
- Crystal Hotel - Al's Den |
- Monday, June 9, 2014
- 7 p.m. |
- Free |
- 21 and over
About Matt Meighan
Matt Meighan began performing in Chicago while still in high school in the 1960s and has since traveled the world with his music. He's played on the street corners of New York City, Melbourne, Australia, and Venice, Italy, and has regularly brought his songs to the pubs of Ireland over the past ten years.
In Boulder, Colorado, Meighan founded the Boulder Song Circle, co-founded and hosted the weekly Acoustic Brunch songwriter's showcase, and performed regularly along Colorado's front range. He and his wife Nancy currently live in Portland, Oregon.
Meighan's musical heros include Woody Guthrie, Lightnin' Hopkins, Mississippi John Hurt, Townes Van Zandt, Lucinda Williams and Utah Phillips. His original songs range from the personal to the political and from humorous to serious. Along with his originals, he performs songs from the American folk and blues traditions as well as songs by other contemporary singer-songwriters.
About with special guest Nathan Brown
Nathan Brown is a singer-songwriter, photographer, and award-winning poet who was recently appointed the Poet Laureate of Oklahoma. His mission is to take back poetry from the hard academic grip of the ivory tower and those who use poetry for personal therapy. He's worked as a professional songwriter and musician for decades in and around Oklahoma City, Nashville, and Austin. His most recent album, Gypsy Moon, was recorded at Blue Rock Studios just outside of Austin. www.brownlines.com
About & Beth Wood
Beth Wood is a modern-day troubadour and believer in the power of song. Her exceptional musicianship, crafty songwriting, and commanding stage presence have been winning over American audiences for sixteen years. Beth's music is soulful, organic, intelligent, barefoot, high-energy communication of joy. "Beth Wood is a musical triple-threat - a thoughtful songwriter and talented multi-instrumentalist with a supple, soulful voice." - Washington Post. www.bethwoodmusic.comMap & Directions