MEMPHIS, TN – Aug. 29, 2019 – Songwriters have been announced for the Memphis Songwriters Series Sept. 26 and Oct. 24 at the Halloran Centre. The series is hosted and curated by Memphis singer-songwriter Mark Edgar Stuart.
The series begins on Sept. 26 with Mike Doughty, founder of the ‘90s alt-rock band Soul Coughing; sixth generation Memphian and The Voice Season 4 contestant Grace Askew; and Madjack recording artist Mckenna Bray. The 2019 Memphis Songwriter Association’s Songwriter Showdown finalist Brooke Fair will also perform.
Guests attending the Oct. 24 show will see Texan musician Jed Zimmerman back home to Memphis; Brandon Kinder, front man of indie rock band The Rocketboys; and beloved local songster Blair Combest. The 2019 Memphis Songwriter Association’s Songwriter Showdown finalist Abbye West Pates will also perform.
Tickets will be available at the door an hour before the show for a minimum donation of $5.
For more information, visit www.orpheum-memphis.com/songwriters.
The Memphis Songwriters Series is sponsored by Skew Entertainment. The media partner for the series is 94.1 The Wolf.
About the Orpheum Theatre Group
The mission of the Orpheum Theatre Group is to enhance the communities we serve by utilizing the performing arts to entertain, educate, and enlighten while preserving the historic Orpheum Theatre and the Halloran Centre for Performing Arts & Education. For more information, visit www.orpheum-memphis.com.
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