Tapestry: A Tribute To Carole King's Masterpiece

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AN EVENING WITH TAPESTRY:: Jackie Myers Band & Friends Pay Tribute To Songwriter Carole King’s 1971 Masterpiece
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Doors 8PM, 21+, Tickets: $7/$10

Austin artists pay tribute to songwriter Carole King’s 1971 masterpiece album Tapestry on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at Stay Gold. Jackie Myers Band features Eddie Criswell, Michael Lefkowitz and Doug Strahan, and featured musicians performing at the tribute include Sarah Sharp, Lisa Marshall, Amy Lewis, Ann Elizabeth Wade, and Cathy Paden Lince. Advance tickets are available through Eventbrite for $7 (includes all taxes and fees); tickets at the door are $10.

Considered King’s chef d’oeuvre, Tapestry spawned such hits as “(You Make Me Feel Like A) Natural Woman”, “Smackwater Jack”, “Will You Love Me Tomorrow”, and “I Feel The Earth Move”, with songs covered by such notable artists as Aretha Franklin, Quincy Jones, James Taylor and Barbra Streisand. Tapestry sold more than 25 million copies worldwide, and earned King four Grammy Awards in 1972 including Album of the Year and Song of the Year (“You’ve Got A Friend”), while remaining #1 on Billboard 100 for 15 consecutive weeks and still holds the album record for most consecutive weeks at #1 for a female solo artist. King was the first female artist to win a Grammy Award for both Album of the Year and Song of the Year [Source].

Jackie Myers is the sound of blue-eyed soul. Beautiful captivating, complex, and always with an edge. Her prowess as a songwriter, piano player and performer is on the mark to pay tribute to one of music history’s greatest living legends. Myers herself hand-selected the group of showcasing artists to highlight each song and showcase the depth and originality in King’s songwriting.

Jackie Myers performing her original song “Too Close” at Stay Gold, November ‘15: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x2d9hO2WeP8&feature=youtu.be

Advance tickets can be purchased via Eventbrite (all taxes and fees are included).
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By: Stay Gold

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