MICHAEL SMITH ~ NEW RECORDING, AUGUST UPDATE

MICHAEL P. SMITH
SONGWRITER
Aug ENEWS
NEW RECORDING
FALL PREVIEW

“I remember when the Russians were gonna take us over
Parsippany to Dover
Asphyxiate Rover
A
ll the girls would have to change their names to Anna Pavlova
And if you were a guy you were gonna have to change your name to Ivan”
(from Pagan Children)

Michael Kerrville '14LIVE RECORDING FROM MICHAEL SMITH! Hear his 2014 Kerrville set, now a download here: http://flink.livedownloads.com/show.asp?show=11029

 Michael’s latest scheduled dates follow here.

AUGUST

Saturday, Aug 9 House concert
6 pm potluck: 7:00 pm concert
DeAngelo Home
Highland Park, IL 60035
PH/Text 847-924-4135
Hosts Linda & Joe DeAngelo

Michael with Jamie O’Reilly & Friends
Sat Aug 16 6 – 10 pm Folkset 6:00 pm
Jamie O’Reilly’s RootsFest
PH 773.203.7661;  roots@jamieoreilly.com
https://www.jamieoreilly.com/rootsfest-5-august-16-line-up/


SEPTEMBER

Sat Sept 6 at 9 PM
UNCOMMON GROUND, WRIGLEYVILLE
3800 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL  60613
PH 773.929.3680
uncommonground.com

Fri Sept 12 at 8 PM
Front Porch Music
505 E. Lincolnway
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Host, Chad Clifford PH: 219.464.4700
E:  fpm@frontporchmusic.com
frontporchmusic.com

JUST ADDED. 
Sat Sept 13 at 8 pm 
Listening Room at Twisted Q BBQ
Sat Sept 13 at 8 PM
2053 Ridge Rd
Homewood, IL 60430
PH: 708-957-8899
Contact/Series Producer: Dave Rudolf
Email: drudolf5500@sbcglobal.net

Radio appearance with Lilli Kuzma
WDCB Folk Festival 8 – 11 pm Central
special show with Michael, Anne Hills & Jamie O’Reilly
streamed live at wdcb.org.  And in Chicago area at 90.9 FM

Sat Sept 20 at 4:30 and  8 PM
Songwriter’s Workshop & Concert
Madison Songwriters Guild
Madison, WI
Host: Rich Baumann
More tba

The Salon at the Heritage Center
With Jamie O’Reilly, Young Irish Musicians open
Fri Sept 26 at 8 PM
Songs of a Catholic Childhood
Irish American Heritage Center
4626 North Knox Avenue
Chicago, IL 60630
PH: 773-282-7035;
E:  jamie@jamieoreilly.com

 

 

 

Sun Sept 28 at 2 PM
Lisle Public Library
777 Front St
Lisle, Il
E: docunningham@gmail.com
http://www.lislelibrary.org/

New! OCTOBER FEATURED CONCERT

Mon Oct 27 at 7 PM
Theatrical Reading with Music
“Epitaphs and Apparitions”
featuring Michael Smith’s music
St. John’s Episcopal Church
3857 N. Kostner
Chicago, IL

Jamie O’Reilly & Co present “Epitaphs and Apparitions”. Passages from literature, poetry and drama as rendered by Masters of American literature of the 18th, 19th and early 20th centuries are featured.  With original music by Michael Smith who performs musical selections from a quirky collection of “from the graveyard” songs.  Settings of works by Edgar Lee Masters (Spoon River Anthology), Herman Melville (Moby Dick), Edward Gorey (The Vinegar Works), Shirley Jackson and the like, as well as new pieces,  created for the program will be heard.


NOVEMBER

Sat Nov 1 at 8 PM
LINDEN TREE COFFEEHOUSE
Unitarian Universalist Church
326 Main Street
Wakefield, MA 01880
http://www.lindentreecoffeehouse.org/

Sun Nov 2 at 4:30 PM
House Concert Hosted by Tom Kennedy
18 Pleasant St
Winooski, VT
PH: 802-735-5359; E:  etomkennedy@gmail.com

November 6,7, 8, 9
The 20th annual Lamb’s Retreat for Songwriters
Public Concert on Sat
Birchwood Inn
7077 S. Lakeshore Drive
Harbor Springs, MI, 49740
Directed by John D. Lamb
PH: Springfed: 248.589.3913
E:  johndlamb@ameritech.net

Sat November 15 at 7:30 PM
Tomorrow River Concerts
Lettie Jensen Community Center
Amherst, WI
PH: 715-824-5202 Visit: jensencenter.org/concerts.html

November tour with Anne Hills
Tues Nov 18 at 6:30 PM
The Hayner Public Library District
401 State St., Alton, IL  62002
PH: 618-433-2857

Thursday, Nov 20
House Concert
Mike Shirkey hosts
Fayetteville, ARK

Fri Nov 21 at 8 PM
Uncle Calvin’s Coffeehouse
Northpark Presbyterian Church
9555 N. Central Exp
Dallas,  TX
PH:  214-363-0044
unclecalvins.org

Sat Nov 22 at 7 PM
Habitat House Concerts
10037 Hazelhurst
Houston, TX  77080
Hosted by Selia Quinn
PH  281- 772-7100; E:  selia@selia.com
selia.com

Sun Nov 23 at 3 PM
Ar Haven House Concerts
Austin, TX
http://www.arhaven.org/


Stay up to date on FACEBOOK and his site  michaelpetersmith.com .

For bookings contact Jamie O’Reilly: mps_booking@jamieoreilly.com

 

 

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