he Rock Room Concert Series is a songwriter series held in the intimate 55-seat Rock Room in west Austin. The Rock Room as high ceilings, chandeliers, rock walls, arched entries and great sound - a tremendous songwriter room with the intimacy of a house concert and the formality of a smalll theater, and with a full bar and plenty of parking.

Next:   Wednesday, November 5
Kerrville Grassy Hill New Folk Finalists
Frank Martin Gilligan (Dickinson, TX)
Matt Nakoa (Brooklyn, NY)
The Lovebirds (San Diego, CA)
C. Daniel Boling (Albuquerque, NM)
Caroline Spence (Nashville, TN)
Connor Garvey (Portland, ME)
7:30 PM/$25

Upcoming in The Rock Room:

November 14 - Kim Richey

December 18 - DecemberSongs
Amy Speace, Rod Picott, Doug & Telisha Williams

January 9: - Greg Trooper

January 16 - Darden Smith

​February 6 - Walt Wilkins & Kevin Welch

​February 27 - Robyn Ludwick with Mark Jungers

Contact Steve Stagner at barbedwiremusic@earthlink.net for more information and reservations.
L-R: Courtney Patton, Jason Eady, Kelly Mickwee, & Jamie Wilson in the round February, 2014 (Photo by Rodney Bursiel)

Barbed Wire Productions is the producer of the Telluride Americana Music Weekend, presented every summer in Telluride, Colorado's Sheridan Opera House. The Sheridan is a jewel - a restored, century-old theater with seating for 240 people. The 2015 event is scheduled for July 15-18, 2015.
Look for announcements later in the year.  Tickets on sale in January.
This mini-festival has been called "summer camp for Americana music." During the daytime - mountain biking, hiking, rafting, golf and other activities in cool temperatures at 9,000 feet. During the evenings - music. All in a 240-seat theater in a majestic small town located in a box canyon in the high Rocky Mountains.
Artists from previous years include Joe Ely, Ray Wylie Hubbard, John Fullbright, Holly Williams, Reckless Kelly, The Band of Heathens, Jimmy LaFave, Slaid Cleaves, Shake Russell & Michael Hearne, Eric Bibb, Irene Kelley, Greg Trooper, Kevin Welch, Walt Wilkins, Jason Eady, Sam Baker, Shannon Whitworth, Rod Picott and Amanda Shires, The Greencards, Radney Foster, Bruce Robison, Charlie Robison, The Trishas, Carrie Elkin & Danny Schmidt, Red Molly, Scott Miller, Eric Brace & Peter Cooper, and many more.

For more information, including sponsorhip opportunities, visit the event website below.
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