John McCutcheon tour venues
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John McCutcheon Concert Schedule
John McCutcheon is one of the most well respected musicians in folk and bluegrass music. He is regarded as a master of the hammered dulcimer and is also known for his talented playing of the guitar, banjo, fiddle and several other instruments. Throughout his career he has produced several hit songs and has recorded many albums that have sold well. McCutcheon has become known for his live concerts and has made a name for himself on tour. Now the folk musician is going on tour again, giving fans a chance to see him live on stage.
Currently, there is only one show on StubHub's schedule for McCutcheon in 2015. On April 23, he is scheduled to play at The Barns at Wolf Trap, in Vienna Virginia. As of now, this is the only show on StubHub's calender for McCutcheon, so it's a show that fans won't want to miss. Tickets for the show are selling fast, with only a handful left in stock. If you want to be in the crowd when McCutcheon takes the stage, buy your tickets now on StubHub, before they are all sold out.
John McCutcheon Background
McCutcheon grew up in a small town in Wisconsin and attended college in Minnesota. In his early 20s, McCutcheon traveled to the Appalachian region of the United States and worked with several well-known folk musicians. It was during this time that he developed a love for folk and bluegrass music. He is regarded by many in the music business to be a talented musician and has become known for his instrument playing.
Throughout his career, McCutcheon has played several different music styles. Along with folk and bluegrass, he has also released several albums of children's music. After the birth of his first child, he decided to record a children's album, because he didn't like most of the children songs at the time. He has recorded several children albums since then, but the bulk of his music is folk music with lyrics dealing with social and political issues. Since the '90s, McCutcheon has experimented with other styles of music. Many of his recent albums have more of a heartland rock feel to them. But he still does occasionally play folk-based songs. Aside from music, McCutcheon has developed a following around the country as a storyteller and has often participated in the National Storytelling Festival in Jonesboro, Tennessee.
Tickets for this concert are all ready selling fast and will likely sell out soon. Be sure to buy your tickets today on StubHub to ensure that you'll be in the crowd for McCutcheon's concert.
Over the course of his career, McCutcheon has released several albums and singles that have been well received in the folk music community. His debut album was released in 1975. The album, How Can I Keep From Singing, which featured several popular songs, including the album's title track and the song "The Devil and the Farmer's Wife." The 1984 album, Winter Solstice was one of his more popular albums. It featured the single, "Christmas in the Trenches", which told the story of the Christmas truce of 1914, during World War I. The song showcased McCutcheon's talent for storytelling and songwriting. During concerts McCutcheon often tells the story of the Christmas truce before playing the song.
During his career, McCutcheon has released 34 full length studio albums and has had several singles that were popular in the folk music industry.
In 2011, McCutcheon portrayed Industrial Workers of the World organizer and songwriter Joe Hill in the one-man play, Joe Hill's Last Will.
McCutcheon has become known for his entertaining and engaging audiences during live concerts. Throughout the show, he will pause and tell stories, often sharing with the audience where in inspiration for his songs came from. McCutcheon has impressed fans around the country with his storytelling and his musical ability. His concert is sure to entertain the audience and will be a memorable night for those in attendance. Throughout his career, McCutcheon has played across the country and has been a part of many of the big folk music festivals in the United States. He enjoys talking with the audience during his shows and making the show feel intimate and comfortable.
You can be sure that tickets to his show will sell out fast. As this is the only show on StubHub's schedule for him in 2015, tickets are in high demand. There are only a handful of tickets remaining for his April show and they will likely sell out soon. If you are a fan of McCutcheon's music, or of folk music in general you'll want to be sure to buy your tickets today on StubHub, so you'll get to be in the crowd and see this legend of folk music perform when he takes the stage.