Joachim Cooder + Sam Amidon
This event has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances.
On his new album, Over That Road I'm Bound, the songwriter and multi-instrumentalist reimagines the work of country music icon Uncle Dave Macon.
Joachim Cooder is known for his collaborations with his father, Ry Cooder.
Over That Road I'm Bound, his Nonesuch Records debut, uses the plain-spoken songs of Uncle Dave Macon as a jumping-off point.
On the album, Cooder plays with the lyrics and reworks melodies for his chosen instrument: an electric mbira (a variation on an African thumb piano).
The show also features Sam Amidon, another great singer on the Nonesuch label.
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