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The Music Men – Five New Concerts On Sale Now!

By Kitty JanvrinJun 16, 2016

Have you heard who’s coming to Charlotte? Blumenthal has a diverse concert line-up sure to satisfy any kind of music-lover. Here’s the low-down on five recently announced shows that you do not want to miss!

Chatham County Line  chatham-counry-line_300.jpg

Genre: Traditional American roots music and bluegrass.

Artist Fun Fact: Each of the four members of the band plays at least one instrument. Dave Wilson plays guitar, John Teer masters mandolin and fiddle, Chandler Holt is on banjo and Greg Readling plucks the bass.

What You Should Listen To: “The Carolinian”

When: Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, 8 p.m.

Where: McGlohon Theater at Spirit Square.

 

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Genre: Melodious folk.

Artist Fun Fact: McCutcheon is a master of a dozen different traditional instruments, including the rare and beautiful hammer dulcimer.

What You Should Listen To: “Mail Myself to You.”

When: Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016, 8 p.m.

Where: Stage Door Theater at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center.

 

Griffin House griffin-house_1000-e1466001220476.jpg

Genre: Indie rock Americana.

Artist Fun Fact: He discovered his natural talent for singing after landing a role in a musical in high school.

What You Should Listen To: “The Guy that Says Goodbye to You is Out of His Mind.”

When: Friday, Oct. 14, 2016, 8 p.m.

Where: Stage Door Theater at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center.

 

Hypnotic Brass Ensemble hypnoticbrassensemble-300.jpg

Genre: Brass band mixed with doses of hip hop, soul and funk.

Artist Fun Fact: HBE keeps it all in the family; they are all brothers! The documentary Brothers Hypnotic explores their music, work ethic, life and experience of being raised by their jazz legend father Phil Cohran.

What You Should Listen To: “War.”

When: Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017, 7:30 p.m.

Where: McGlohon Theater at Spirit Square.

 

An Evening with Pat Metheny patmetheny-300.jpg

Genre: Jazz guitar

Artist Fun Fact: The 20-time Grammy winner was recently inducted into DownBeat Magazine’s Hall of Fame as its youngest member.

What You Should Listen To: “Are You Going With Me?”

When: Monday, Jan. 30, 2017, 7:30 p.m.

Where: Knight Theater at Levine Center for the Arts.

Check out all of our upcoming shows at BlumenthalArts.org!