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Live Music with George Scherer

May 5 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

George Scherer is a singer-songwriter from Alabama, who over the last 28 years has toured the Southeast as an acoustic solo act, performing his unique country-blues songs to people in Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, Florida, Texas, Tennessee, Colorado and North Carolina.  He has released four albums of mostly original music (Scherersongs, 1996, millennium blues, 1999, Election Year Waltz, 2004, and Headlight Blues, 2012)  Various cuts from the albums have been played on WUOA-FM (All Things Acoustic), WVSU-FM in Birmingham, WETS-FM in Johnson City, TN, WUWF-FM in Pensacola and he has performed live on WRFG-FM in Atlanta.  His song, “Radio Rodeo” was awarded 3rd place in the 2003 Hank Williams Songwriting Contest in Georgianna, AL., and Land of the Bottom Line” took second place and “Street Singer’s Blues” was a finalist in the 2003 Oklahoma Songwriter’s Assn.  He has performed at the Johnny Shines Memorial Concert in Tuscaloosa,  Do-Dah-Day in Birmingham, the Bluebird Cafe in Nashville, Eddie’s Attic in Decatur, GA, the Celebrate Marietta Festival in Marietta, GA, during the Olympics, the Carrboro Music Festival & the Open Eye Café in Carrboro, NC, BayFest in Mobile, and at the Briarfield Music Festival just south of Birmingham.

 

Details

Date:
May 5
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Venue

Filter Coffee Parlor
1927 11th Ave South
Birmingham, AL 35205 United States
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Phone:
205.202.6422
Website:
www.filtercoffeeparlor.com