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The Front Porch Open Mic, featuring Andrew Neil
Dec 9, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Please join us for our bi-monthly Front Porch Open Mic. The Front Porch open mic is free and open to all. Enjoy some of Central Virginia’s songwriters in an intimate listening room setting. Wine and Champion Brewing beer will be available for purchase. Front Porch students – this is the perfect opportunity to perform some of the songs you have been working on and learning!
Sign up for the open mic via emilyjulia@frontporchcvill
We are pleased to host Charlottesville’s own Andrew Neil as this month’s featured artist.
Andrew Neil is considered an “outsider” music artist, according to Daniel Johnston, and is included in Ranker’s list of “Best Outsider Music Artists,” which ranks the top outsider music artists/bands in the world. When listening to Andrew perform live, one quickly realizes they are hearing something unique, distinctive and very special. It’s a combination of Andrews raw, unpolished driving rhythm, percussive guitar playing on his vintage nylon string Ovation, and his soft yet powerful and emotionally charged vocals as he takes one on an uncompromising musical journey. His songwriting and vocal delivery contains musical influences from Elliot Smith, Anthony Kiekies, Kurt Cobain, Nick Drake and Daniel Johnston.