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Tom Griffith, with John Burns
January 26, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm$5
with John Burns
Saturday, January 26, 2019
Hailing from Alpine, Tom Griffith has been performing since the 1970s. Mixing his unique synthesis of folk, roots, and blues originals with covers that include The Beatles, Townes Van Zandt, Steve Earl, Tom Russell, Bob Dylan, Willie Nelson, and Van Morrison, Tom’s show is sure to please every listener.
When asked about his songwriting, Tom says “Although I don’t find myself as a match for their genius, I try and gauge the lyrical aspect of my songwriting to artists like Leonard Cohen, Tom Russell, Townes Van Zandt, Willie Nelson, and Bob Dylan. T… I often find inspiration for songs in novels, newspaper articles, and personal stories from friends and acquaintances.”
Fort Stockton’s John Burns will kick off the night
John Burns, a native Texan musician and songwriter who grew up in Dallas, proudly lays claim to Fort Stockton, and married a local gal by the name of Nancy. He has written and recorded dozens of songs, dating back to his early days as a teenager in the 80s. Highly energetic, John gets the crowd involved! He has performed from Dallas to Mexico with crowd pleasing hits/covers as well as originals.
** All ticket sales at The Garage go directly to the performing artists **