A three-time Grammy-award winner, singer-songwriter Lucinda Williams is out with her first new album (and the twelfth of her storied career) since 2014, The Ghosts of Highway 20. Williams gained fame among music insiders before breaking into the big-time as a songwriter with Passionate Kisses, which was covered by Mary Chapin Carpenter and won a Grammy in 1993 for Best Country Song she has continued to release music that’s a blend of country, folk, and rock, and has collaborated or written songs for artists like Elvis Costello, Flogging Molly, and Jakob Dylan. Special guest Buick 6 opens.
Evan Haywood brings his “psychedelic folk fables” to the Electric Eye Cafe this Monday. Haywood is an Ann Arbor-based songwriter and sound-conjurer, currently nearing completion of his second solo album, Perfumed Gardens. We’ll have an interview with Haywood posted next week, discussing his approach to reinventing the realms of folk music, as well as the launch
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