Having folk hero Billy Bragg in town to pay tribute to the legendary and hugely influential Woody Guthrie at the Barrymore Theatre on July 10 was such a treat! Take a peek at a few shots from the evening courtesy of WPR‘s Jeffrey Potter after the jump.
Just a quick reminder that tickets to see Billy Bragg live in Madison as he wishes Woody Guthrie a very happy posthumous 100th birthday at the Barrymore Theatre on July 10 are on sale now. Grab ‘em here, and don’t delay!
These aren’t going to be around for long—just like tickets to see the legendary Bonnie Raitt on August 20 at Overture Hall. They’ll go on sale tomorrow (Saturday, April 14, 2012) at 11am. Click here to get yours ASAP!
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Tuesday, July 10, 2012
“Ain’t Nobody That Can Sing Like Me”
Billy Bragg Wishes Woody Happy 100th Birthday
Barrymore Theatre – 8pm
General Admission Tickets: $25 – All Ages
Ticket price includes $2 facility fee and $1 to benefit We Are Wisconsin.
Tickets on sale through our Music Calendar Friday, April 13.
Living folk legend Arlo Guthrie will return to Madison’s Barrymore Theatre on July 14, 2011, and we don’t want you to miss him! While every Arlo show is a treat to attend, this particular show is quite special. The event will celebrate what would have been the 99th birthday of his famous father, Woody, and, in a fitting gesture, proceeds will support We Are Wisconsin.
Get your tickets here, and read on to get all the details on this historic concert for social change.