September 14, 2018 · 8:00pm

8pm, Tigh Mhary
$5 cover

Octavia Blues Band

Octavia’s two Great Aunts sang for the Czar and Czarina of Russia. Cousin Mark Mostovoy was conductor & founder of Philadelphia’s Concerto Soloists and cousins Stephanie Greenberg & Laurie Sonsino are professional classical musicians. Octavia’s mother Sylvia was a concert pianist at the age of twelve. Octavia’s early exposure to artists such as Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Aretha Franklin, and the Motown family often influence what Octavia brings to her outstanding stage show, originals and recordings.

In The Octavia Blues performance you will hear strong and exciting vocals and harmonica. Octavia’s fourth album A Touch Of Wisdom, a singer songwriter CD was recently released. Drawing on the success of her critically acclaimed album “Down In The Hollow” along with a lifetime of experience performing the blues that drive this woman. The Octavia Blues Band is in the print phase of her fifth album, all originals entitled: It Ain’t What You Get, It’s What You Give.

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**Voter Registration will be made available**

Voting is very important to the health of our democracy, which is why BENYARO is pleased to announce their Fall 2018 “Get out the Vote” tour. Benyaro — the indie roots project of seclusive Jackson Hole, WY musician who’s worked with such artists as Gary Clark Jr., Brett Dennen and Shovels & Rope — announces the release of his third original full-length album, “One Step Ahead of Your Past.” Produced with Danny Kadar (Avett Brothers, My Morning Jacket) and recorded at the legendary Echo Mountain Recording, ‘One Step’ is “a deeply personal collection of tunes from a period in which I became a husband and a father”, according to Ben Musser, founder and songwriter. Songs explore the profound, vibrant, and mundane with humility and humor.

The live show features Musser playing drums, guitar and singing simultaneously with NO looping while Leif Routman rocks hard on upright bass and harmony vocals, treating audience to more sound and power than your typical duo. Catch a show to see for yourself.

“punk-Americana…astutely written” – NO DEPRESSION

“Benyaro excels in the rougher, funkier edges of Americana.” – TWANGVILLE

“Triumphant…with a touch of humor” – GLIDE MAGAZINE

“Americana…with a splash of gritty soul and punk.” – MOUNTAIN XPRESS

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