Singer-Songwriter

June 26th, 6:30 @ WHQR
11:05 am
Thu May 22, 2014

Soup to Nuts Live!: Words and Music -Whiskey Creek and The Whitley Brothers

A Night of Old-Time Tunes and Fun
WHQR Staff

Note: This show is sold out, but WHQR is maintaining a wait list. 

This is a special edition of Soup to Nuts Live! We're pleased to welcome the band Whiskey Creek along with the Whitley Brothers Duo! It's a night of literary superstars playing music. The evening will feature friends of WHQR Philip Gerard, Clyde Edgerton, and John Jeremiah Sullivan, to name a few. 

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May 22nd, 6:30 @ WHQR
10:57 am
Tue May 6, 2014

Soup to Nuts Live!: Piano Giant Jim Nelson

Jim Nelson Groovin' Along
The Artist

Jim Nelson grew up in south Louisiana and cut his teeth listening and playing songs from AM radio. He played a lot of "Swamp Pop" – everything from The Grass Roots to John Fred and the Playboys. His playing is also heavily influenced by the New Orleans “piano professors” and he plants his feet firmly in both pop and blues. Jim’s other big influence is Ray Charles and he regularly includes a song or two from Ray in his shows. Jim will be joined on stage by two friends who are also stand out talents on their own, Lee Venters on Drums and Matt Pirruccello on bass.

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