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Johnny Cash Birthday Bash at littlefield, February 24 & 25, 2017

Johnny Cash Birthday Bash at Littlefield starring Alex Battles & The Whisky Rebellion.

The Johnny Cash Birthday Bash will be at Littlefield on Friday, February 24, 2017 and Saturday, February 25, 2017.

Since 2005, Alex Battles has hosted an annual celebration of the Man In Black. Joined by his band, The Whisky Rebellion, Battles sings a calvalcade of favorites including “Big River”, “Folsom Prison Blues“, “Ring of Fire“, “Jackson”, “I Walk The Line”, “I’ve Been Everywhere“, “One Piece at a Time”, “I Still Miss Someone”, “Daddy Sang Bass“, and many, many more!

Tickets to this event are now available for online purchase.

Johnny Cash Birthday Bash
Friday, February 24, 2017
Saturday, February 25, 2017
622 Degraw Street
Brooklyn, NY 11215

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Have Fun Writing Songs at Jalopy School of Music, Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Have Fun Writing Songs starts Tuesday, November 1, at the Jalopy Theatre & School of MusicHave Fun Writing Songs with Alex Battles
Tuesdays at 7pm

November 1st, 8th, 15th, and 22nd
In this course, students will learn the songwriting theories of local songwriter Alex Battles. Each week, students will discuss their favorite music followed by a session in which they will create some of their own. The only musical requirement for this class is the stated desire to sing an original song to another person. Students will be welcome – but not required – to share their creations with each other in subsequent weeks.
Each week, students will be required to bring a writing implement they enjoy utilizing, as well as a paper tablet or notebook of their choosing. Musical instruments of any type – other than the human voice – are not necessary for this course. After the first week, students will be welcome –but not required – to bring instruments for self-accompaniment of newly created works.
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