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Greg Brown

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Greg Brown's mother played electric guitar, his grandfather played banjo, and his father was a Holy Roller preacher in the Hacklebarney section of Iowa, where the Gospel and music are a way of life. Brown's first professional singing job came at age 18 in New York City, running hootenannies (folksinger get-togethers) at the legendary Gerdes Folk City. After a year, Brown moved west to Los Angeles and Las Vegas, where he was a ghostwriter for Buck Ram, founder of the Platters. Tired of the fast-paced life, Brown traveled with a band for a few years, and even quit playing for a while before he moved back to Iowa and began writing songs and playing in midwestern clubs and coffeehouses.


Show time: 7:30 PM
Tickets: $28 Gen, $45 Gold circle
Advance tickets: www.snazzyproductions.com and 831-479-9421
Artists website: www.gregbrown.org

Earlier Event: March 13
Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Later Event: March 29
Zakir Hussain: Masters of Percussion