For immediate release on or after June 28, 2003:
CB’s 313 Gallery to host Third Annual Woody Guthrie
Robin Songfest to take place at New York City club on Sunday,
July 13, 2003, from 7 to 9 PM.
Noted New York acoustic nightspot, CB’s 313 Gallery, will play host to a
two-hour songfest honoring the 91st birthday of American folk legend Woody
Guthrie. This Third Annual Woody Guthrie Birthday Bash will begin at 7 PM
sharp, Sunday, July 13, 2003.
$5 cover allows patrons to stay all night and hear other acts as well.
Born in Okemah, Oklahoma, on July 14, 1912, Woody Guthrie lived in New
York City off and on from 1940 until his death from Huntington’s disease.
in 1967. This Birthday Bash celebration will feature Guthrie’s songs
performed in round-robin fashion by eight local artists:
Jessica Feinbloom, Joel Landy, Eric Levine, Anne Price, Mark Maniak,
EricaSmith, Steve Suffet, and Gina Tlamsa. Expect to hear lots of
as they back one another up with harmonies, choruses, and instrumental
accompaniment. The audience is welcome to sing along.
CB’s 313 Gallery is located at 313 Bowery, between East 1st and East 2nd
Streets in the NOHO/East Village section of Lower Manhattan.
It is next door to the famed CBGB’s and is under the same ownership. For
information about CB’s 313 Gallery, please call (212) 677-0455.