is the grass any bluer...

is the grass any bluer...
on the other side?

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Rockabilly legend Wanda Jackson is coming to WoodSongs!  I can't wait to see this show, a special event that includes British political activist Billy Bragg.  Check it out:



NO SHOW ON MONDAY SEPT 6
Monday, Sept 13
- SPECIAL EVENT
Please be seated by 6:45PM
 
GEN PUBLIC $20   STUDENT ID $20    WOODSONG PARTNERS $15
Billy BraggBILLY BRAGG - folksinger and songwriter from England, described by The Times newspaper as a "national treasure" in America as well. Bragg has become a guardian of the dissenting tradition of the country's political, cultural, and social history. Braggs is known for his keen sense of political activism, his songs are written with a pop hook and a sense of humanity and humor. His two collaboration albums with Wilco were nominated for Grammy Awards. Bragg's latest CD is "Mr. Love & Justice." billybragg.co.uk
 
Wanda JacksonWANDA JACKSON is the First Lady of rockabilly and America's first female Rock and Roll singer. Jackson first toured in 1955 and 1956, placed on a bill with none other than Elvis Presley. The two hit it off almost immediately. Jackson credits Presley and her father for encouraged her to sing rockabilly. In 2009 Jackson was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Wanda Jackson made a huge comeback a few years ago with the release of "Heart trouble." wandajackson.com
WoodSongs tapes Monday's at 6:45 pm (EST) at the historic Kentucky Theatre, 214 Main St, Lexington, KY.  Kids are welcome. Become a WoodSongs Partner and come to over 30 shows a year FREE plus discounts on all special events. Sign up today online: www.woodsongs.com
 

For Tickets call the WoodSongs Reservation Hotline:
859-252-8888

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