Loudon Wainwright III wrote his first song in 1968, “Edgar”, and was soon signed to Atlantic Records. His recording career spans a total of 23 albums, including 2009’s Grammy-winning “High Wide & Handsome”. He has written music for film and television as well, and songs of his have been recorded by such diverse artists as Johnny Cash, Earl Scruggs, Rufus Wainwright, and Mose Allison (among others). His newest release is 2010’s “Songs for the New Depression”.
Tickets cost $47.50 in advance ($50 at the door) and are available at www.hightiderecords.net, Lyle’s Place, and Ditch Records.