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July 2018

Shannon LaBrie

An Intimate Evening with Shannon LaBrie & Chip Herrington

July 7 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $20 (Call  251-367-4599 to reserve) For this show, Shannon will be joined by Chip Herrington, on sexy muted trumpet. Music by Nashville chanteuse Shannon LaBrie defies genre and brings to life insightful stories of a woman who remains true to herself in a life where uncertainty is certain. The Lincoln, NE native instantly became a favorite among music fans and critics alike with her powerful 2013 debut Just Be Honest. With her lead single, “I Remember a Boy,” the independent release…

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Hussy Hicks

An Intimate Evening with Hussy Hicks

July 13 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $20 (Call  251-367-4599 to reserve) Hussy Hicks have made a name for themselves locally and on the international stage the old fashioned way – by playing their music and connecting with audiences one passionate performance at a time. Julz Parker is widely recognised amongst her peers as one of Australia’s finest guitar players, with a tone and approach that sits stylistically between Jimmy Page, Peter Green, Django Reinhardt and Tom Morello. Leesa Gentz’s powerhouse stage presence, soaring vocals and massive smile…

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Madison Grace

Madison Grace Single Release Party

July 14 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $15 (Call  251-367-4599 to reserve) Madison Grace is a singer-songwriter and pianist from Mobile, Alabama. She began writing songs at the age of 14 and released her debut album, Equilibrium of Contradiction – consisting of 10 originals, at the age of 17. In this, Madison delivers a range of music from contemporary high-energy to intimate acoustic with influences from pop, alternative, and jazz. The album can be found on Spotify, iTunes, Youtube, etc. In her senior year of Bayside Academy, she…

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Chip Herrington

An Intimate Evening with the Chip Herrington Jazz Quintet

July 15 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $20 (Call  251-367-4599 to reserve) When Chip Herrington was 7 years old, he found an old cornet and beginner band book in the attic of his home in Columbia, Mississippi. By the end of the day he had taught himself the C scale and could play the several songs from the book. He’s been playing ever since. Chip is best known as the Trumpet player for Wet Willie (Hurricane Horns) and as Band Leader of The Mobile Big Band Society, but…

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Lisa Mills - 2018

An Intimate Evening with Lisa Mills

July 19 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $20 (Call  251-367-4599 to reserve) Lisa Mills is a Mississippi native who resides in Mobile, Alabama. The Gulf Coast is a region where Southern musical influences that easily can be taken for granted come together in ways that can’t. Yes, Mills often sings the blues – but to call her a blues singer would be to miss the point entirely. Her blues influences aren’t always the ones would expect, including a healthy measure of country blues, a sadly neglected genre. She…

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Hannah Belle, Xaris, Greg Padilla

Stories & Songs: A Songwriter’s Series from Nashville

July 20 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $20 (Call  251-367-4599 to reserve) The Listening Room is proud to present “Stories & Songs: a Songwriter’s Series from Nashville.” The night of storytelling through music will feature the music of Hannah Belle, Xaris, and Greg Padilla! Hannah Belle is at it again, delivering another exciting EP that has something for everyone and may have her fans trying to, “Catch Her If You Can.” With her junior release, this Mississippi native combines a variety of genres displaying a well-rounded Southern soul-filled offering…

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Michelle Malone

An Intimate Evening with Michelle Malone

July 21 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $20 (Call  251-367-4599 to reserve) Compared to most musical artists in the Americana genre, Michelle Malone seems like a pair of distressed blue jeans amidst a sea of pantsuits. Unlike the surplus of self-professed rootsy rebels, one listen to this woman from Georgia and you know you’re hearing the real thing. A singer, songwriter, guitarist, producer whose music is informed by blues, roadhouse rock & roll and Georgia soul, Michelle Malone’s performances can go from contemplative coffeehouse quiet to rowdy and…

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Symone French

An Intimate Evening with Symone French

July 22 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $15 (Call  251-367-4599 to reserve) Symone will be joined Patrick Ramsey on guitar. What do you get when you mix a little bit of heartache, a touch of Jameson and a healthy dose of soul? Symone French. Born and raised in Mobile, Alabama, Symone’s earliest memories are of her parent’s eclectic tastes in music. Her father, a collector of vinyl records, encouraged her musical exploration early on by introducing her to acts such as Steely Dan, Hall & Oats and Bonnie…

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Johnny No

An Intimate Evening with Johnny No

July 27 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $20 (Call  251-367-4599 to reserve) Over the years, Johnny No has used their electrifying original mix of intense garage rock and old school blues to establish a dedicated cult following, which they fondly call “The Congregation.” According to lead vocalist The Rev, the pleas of The Congregation are the main reason that the band decided to break their hiatus. “From the second we announced the hiatus, people were asking me, Al and T when would get started again,” said The Rev.…

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All the Kimonos

An Intimate Evening with All the Kimonos with Ansley Stewart

July 28 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $20 (Call  251-367-4599 to reserve) Join us for a very special family reunion of sorts. Vocalist extraordinaire Ansley Stewart from Atlanta, GA is making her annual pilgrimage to the Port City to show off her prowess. Couple that with a room filled with the rich, intense watercolors of Michelle Busby, and finish the night with the distinctive guitar, vocal, and lyrics of All the Kimonos. It is a night that should not be missed!   Art show starts at 7:00 p.m.…

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Jimbo Mathus - Photo by Elizabeth DeCicco

An Intimate Evening with Jimbo Mathus

July 29 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $25 (Call  251-367-4599 to reserve) With an introduction by Frye Gaillard. The late Memphis producer Jim Dickinson once called Jimbo Mathus “the singing voice of Huck Finn.” Outside the South, Mathus is likely known as the ringleader of the hyper-ragtime outfit Squirrel Nut Zippers. In his native Mississippi and throughout the South, however, Mathus is the prolific songwriter of born-in-the-bone Southern music, the torchbearer for Deep South mythology and culture. Think Delta highways, bowling-pin Budweisers and “innerplanetary honky-tonk” for the masses.…

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August 2018

Madison Grace, Summerlyn Powers, Brenda Bledsoe

Stories & Songs: A Songwriter’s Series from Nashville

August 3 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $20 (Call  251-367-4599 to reserve) The Listening Room is proud to present “Stories & Songs: a Songwriter’s Series from Nashville.” The night of storytelling through music will feature the music of Madison Grace, Summerlyn Powers, and Blenda Bledsoe. Madison Grace is a singer-songwriter and pianist from Mobile, Alabama. She began writing songs at the age of 14 and released her debut album, Equilibrium of Contradiction – consisting of 10 originals, at the age of 17. In this, Madison delivers a range of…

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Psychedelic Peacocks Poster

Abe Partridge and the Psychedelic Peacocks

August 4 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $20 on Eventbrite/$25 at the door Abe Partridge is resurrecting the Psychedelic Peacocks for one night only! This will be an energetic, creative and one of a kind soulful night. Della Memoria (Emily and Josh Smith) will be opening. The Psychedelic Peacocks are: ABE PARTRIDGE (original member) Lead Vocals, Rhythm Guitar, Theremin DAVE GARRETT (original member) on Lead Guitar JOHN HALL (from the RED CLAY STRAYS) on Drums ANDREW BISHOP (from the RED CLAY STRAYS) on Bass Guitar Abe Partridge is a…

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Chip Herrington

An Intimate Evening with the Chip Herrington Jazz Quintet

August 5 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $20 (Call  251-367-4599 to reserve) When Chip Herrington was 7 years old, he found an old cornet and beginner band book in the attic of his home in Columbia, Mississippi. By the end of the day he had taught himself the C scale and could play the several songs from the book. He’s been playing ever since. Chip is best known as the Trumpet player for Wet Willie (Hurricane Horns) and as Band Leader of The Mobile Big Band Society, but…

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Clarence Bucaro

An Intimate Evening with Clarence Bucaro

August 9 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $20 (Call  251-367-4599 to reserve) On May 18, 2018, Clarence Bucaro releases his powerful new studio album, Passionate Kind, on indie 2020 Records. Compelling and honest, the record gives a glimpse into Bucaro’s inner self. The artist grips the listener with profound emotion and bares his soul telling sonic stories from raw personal experience. Rolling Stone said of the album; “Buoyant, sometimes playful folk songwriting with a deep well of social consciousness,” and named him one of “10 Artists to Watch.”…

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An Intimate Evening with Eric Erdman

August 10 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $20 (Call  251-367-4599 to reserve) Eric Erdman is a storyteller with a life that gives him stories to write songs about. His guitar takes him around the world and he can write four songs from one break up. His lyrics are introspective but fun, quirky but accessible, profound and palatable, and they draw listeners in like old friends. With a voice that sounds like JJ Grey and James Taylor, Eric’s career began as the lead singer of the funk rock band,…

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Amy McCarley - Photo by Alyssa Gafkjen

An Intimate Evening with Amy McCarley

August 11 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $20 (Call  251-367-4599 to reserve) Rising roots star Amy McCarley is not exactly — and yet, every last thing — you might expect of a talented singer songwriter. No Depression called her voice “a nuanced instrument best paired with a strong lyrical hook.” And boy, can she write one. Take “Fools Lament,” for example, with verses that wind their way expertly toward a simple, brilliant chorus, “There ain’t no way to change fake to real.” There is nothing fake about McCarley,…

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Fort Defiance - 2018

An Intimate Evening with Fort Defiance

August 12 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $20 (Call  251-367-4599 to reserve) Fort Defiance is an Americana duo from Nashville, Tennessee, hailed for their honest songwriting, timeless harmonies, and high-energy stage performance. Meeting in the summer of 2014, Jordan Eastman and Laurel Lane began touring together under the promise they would not attempt to date each other – one year later, they were married and had developed such a chemistry that requests for shows came pouring in. In response, they quit their jobs, moved into the van, and…

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An Intimate Evening with Molly Thomas and Rick Hirsch

August 17 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $20 (Call 251.367.4599 for tickets/info) Molly Thomas doesn’t shy away from expressing who she is in her music. Never trying to emulate anyone with her sound, but always mindful of the influence that her experiences bring, she has constantly continued to craft her skills. She has now poured them into a stunning showcase, in the form of her latest effort, Make Everything Bright. The road to Make Everything Bright started when she began playing violin as a child in…

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Making Waves Showcase

August 18 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $20 (Call  251-367-4599 to reserve) “Making Waves featuring Music from the Gulf Coast” started as a playlist on Spotify and is coming to life with three of its artists performing their original songs live in Mobile, Alabama. Joe Sims is a veteran musician turned songwriter from New Orleans playing bluesy, soulful, melodic songs heavily influenced by his hometown. Rhonda and Kristen Huete of Gravity Blinks will perform some of the dreamy, lyric-driven progressive-rock sounds from their EP which debuted in 2017…

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Billy McLaughlin

An Intimate Evening with Billy McLaughlin

August 24 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $30 in advance/$35 at the door (Call 251.367.4599 for tickets/info) Billy McLaughlin is recognized internationally as a world-class guitarist, Emmy Award winning composer and inspirational keynote speaker who has appeared on Billboard’s Top-Ten Chart. Previously signed to Virgin Records’ Narada label, McLaughlin has 14 CD releases, 3 National Campus Entertainer of the Year Awards*, 5 Minnesota Music Awards and his decades of national concert touring earned him the Hall of Fame Achievement Award*. In 1999 McLaughlin vanished from sight…

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Dash Rip Rock

An Intimate Evening with Dash Rip Rock

August 25 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $20 (Call 251.367.4599 for info) Dash Rip Rock is the legendary New Orleans trio known for their high-octane roots rock. The New York Times says Dash Rip Rock combines “fluency in American roots music with a robust dose of punk-rock spirit.” SPIN praises Dash Rip Rock as “undeniably the South’s greatest rock band.” In 2012 Dash Rip Rock was honored to be inducted into the Louisiana Music Hall of Fame. Dash Rip Rock has long been celebrated for tight musicianship,…

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Billy McLaughlin

An Intimate Evening with Billy McLaughlin

August 26 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $30 in advance/$35 at the door (Call 251.367.4599 for tickets/info) Billy McLaughlin is recognized internationally as a world-class guitarist, Emmy Award winning composer and inspirational keynote speaker who has appeared on Billboard’s Top-Ten Chart. Previously signed to Virgin Records’ Narada label, McLaughlin has 14 CD releases, 3 National Campus Entertainer of the Year Awards*, 5 Minnesota Music Awards and his decades of national concert touring earned him the Hall of Fame Achievement Award*. In 1999 McLaughlin vanished from sight…

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Frankie Boots

An Intimate Evening with Frankie Boots

August 31 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $20 (Call  251-367-4599 to reserve) Frankie Boots And The County Line are a folk rock/Americana band roaring out of the San Francisco Bay Area with a penchant for painting vivid images of late nights, lost love, and the grittier side of life. Towards the end of the last decade Frank gave up a promising career in the illustrious world of bartending to pursue a life of even longer nights and shorter tempers in the music industry. The cosmos, in their infinite…

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September 2018

An Intimate Evening with Greg Padilla & Doc Leytham

September 1 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets $20 (call 251-367-4599 for reservations) Greg Padilla Born in rural Arkansas Greg Padilla has called Mobile and the Gulf Coast his home for the last 18 years. This time has shaped his music in the the unique blend of acoustic southern coastal soul that it has become. Armed with a big voice and lots of heart he hopes to win over audiences from all over. Doc Leytham Doc Leytham was raised in Mobile, AL. He was taught how to…

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Daniel Champagne

An Intimate Evening with Daniel Champagne

September 5 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $20 (Call  251-367-4599 to reserve) One reviewer recently wrote: ‘Daniel Champagne exudes a natural ease on stage, as he sings poignant lyrics and beautifully crafted melodies that invariably whisk the heart up with grand romanticism. Coupled with an exhilarating guitar talent that transcends mere acoustic playing to replicate a whole band, Champagne is just magical’  (themusic.com.au, Byron Bluesfest, 2014) The story goes that the young Australian singer, songwriter and one-of-a-kind guitar virtuoso first picked up his instrument of choice as a…

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An Intimate Evening with SarahRose Marie

September 7 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets $20 (call 251-367-4599 for reservations) A wild woman with a soft charm. Belting out original pieces, bawdy blues, and songs from past lives, Buffalo born sweetheart, Miss Sarahrose Marie, brings a heartwarming variety of stylings to the stage. With a voice like no other, unique and mesmerizing with a heady grow. she fills barrooms, homes, and the open road with her electric soul. Based in New Orleans, her ukulele and saw at her side, she packs a tender punch.…

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Stories and Songs Featuring Madison Grace, Gene Murrell, and David Shivers

September 8 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets $20 (Reservations 251-367-4599)   Madison Grace Madison Grace is a singer/songwriter from Mobile, Alabama.  In 2017, at the age of 17, Madison released her self-written debut album, Equilibrium of Contradiction.  Floodlight, one of her songs from Equilibrium of Contradiction, won Songwriter Universe’s Best Song of the Month contest for October 2017,  and was chosen as one of the top five songs for September, 2017.  Dale Kawashima of Songwriter Universe wrote, “This song provides a good  showcase for Grace’s expressive, heartfelt vocal performance.”  The complete article can be…

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An Intimate Evening with Jason Eady

September 14 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $25 (Call 251-367-4599 to reserve) Jason Eady is an American singer and guitarist, originally from Mississippi but now based in Texas. He is affiliated with the Texas country music scene, particularly through his evocation of an “old school honky-tonk” style of songwriting.

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An Intimate Evening with Brooke Brown and Justin Jeansonne

September 15 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm CDT
The Listening Room of Mobile,

Tickets: $20 (Reservations 251-367-4599)   Brooke Brown Every once in a while you run into a soul like Brooke Brown. She has a way of lighting up the room with her presence. Her infectious personality shines through her songs that come straight from the heart. She doesn’t just call herself a songwriter, she is a natural born story teller. In 2016 she lit a defected firework that took most of her right hand and damaged her hearing. After 11 surgeries…

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