Weekend Pop-up Concert: Plainsong featuring Iain Matthews and Andy Roberts
Saturday, February 11th, 2017 | $10* | Doors open 6:30 PM | Concert 7:00-8:00 PM
Join the World Chess Hall of Fame as we welcome Plainsong.
Iain Matthews (Fairport Convention, Matthews Southern Comfort,
U.K. #1 hit ‘Woodstock’, U.S. top-twenty hit ‘Shake It’) and
Andy Roberts (The Liverpool Scene, Nina & The Dream Tree,
GRIMMS, European touring guitar player for Pink Floyd’s
The Wall) are making a long overdue U.S. Midwest appearance
under the Plainsong banner supporting their new album titled
“Reinventing Richard”, The Songs Of Richard Fariña, released in the
USA on Omnivore Recordings. They will pay homage to Richard
by playing a collection of his songs as well as a variety of songs from
Plainsong’s catalogue, including their 1972 classic album In Search
of Amelia Earhart. This will be a rare opportunity for fans of West
Coast and British folk music as well as Richard and Mimi Fariña.
Reservations are required.
*$5 tickets available for members, seniors, and military.
Admission includes one free drink and complimentary hors d’oeuvres.
RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org, or for more information
Metered on-street parking is available, as well as paid lots
adjacent to Kingside Diner and at the Schlafly Library.