The Miners Foundry is pleased to present An Evening with Greg Brown on Thursday, August 30, 2018. Greg Brown is a Grammy nominated, critically acclaimed songwriter and musician who has recorded more than a dozen albums. Doors are at 7:00 p.m. and the music begins at 8:00 p.m. Tickets are $32 Advance General Admission, $35 Door General Admission, and $45 Limited Reserve. Limited Reserve are the rows closest to the stage. Tickets are available online, by phone, or in person at the Miners Foundry Box Office, or in person at Briar Patch Co-Op. Ticketing fees waived for ticket purchases made by phone or in person through the Miners Foundry Box Office.
Greg Brown‘s mother played electric guitar, his grandfather played banjo, and his father was a Holy Roller preacher n 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. Brown’s songwriting has been lauded by many and his songs have been performed by Willie Nelson, Carlos Santana, Michael Johnson, Shawn Colvin, and Mary Chapin Carpenter. He has also recorded more than a dozen albums and earned two Grammy nominations.