M.A.M.A. Presents Brooks Williams. Friday, October 2

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M.A.M.A. the Memphis Acoustic Music Associaton presents one of their first ever performers BROOKS WILLIAMS for a return engagement at Otherlands. $15 advance tickets at Otherlands or Booksellers at Laurelwood. You can also pay at the door.

BROOKS WILLIAMS is proverbial triple-threat: monstrous guitar chops, a rich and silky voice, and hook-laden songs. He walks the line between blues and Americana, but there’s a bit of jazz and rockabilly thrown in for good measure. Imagine Doc Watson, Willie Nelson, Lonnie Johnson and Blind Boy Fuller sitting in a bar having a jam – and you’re just about there!

He is one of the most diverse and entertaining performers on the acoustic roots music scene and is ranked one of the world’s Top 100 Acoustic Guitarists. With 20 CDs to his name – and more on the way – this Statesboro Georgia native is, according to Dirty Linen, ““A consummate artist… among America's musical treasures.”

“Pan-Americana Roots 'n Blues, doused in Moonshine alt-Billy and delicious Dixie” Net Rhythms

“Absolutely beyond criticism! A slice of Americana at its finest!” fRoots

“a fret monster who has to be seen to be believed.” San Antonio Light

“Dazzling guitar work!” Acoustic Guitar

“He possesses a melodic virtuosity on the guitar that runs like liquid from his fingers...” The Irish News

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I_sD4VQKqxs “On the Rolling Sea”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WrGH7lid574 ”Weeping Willow Blues”N.A.

$15 advance tickets available at Otherlands and Davis Kidd Booksellers or pay at the show. Doors at 7:30 pm. Show at 8:00 pm. ALL AGES. Smoke Free inside. Beer, Coffee and Food. Large patio & deck. 641 S. Cooper at Cowden. 901-278-4994. www.facebook.com/otherlands

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COMING SOON...
Oct. 2: M.A.M.A. presents Brooks Williams
Oct. 3: Christopher the Conquered. Julien Baker. Jerica Burgette
Oct. 9: Bryan Hayes & The Retrievers. Rice Drewry
Oct. 10: Dan Montgomery 3. Candace & Robert. Elizabeth Wise
Oct. 16: WEBB WILDER
Oct. 17: Jack Moran. Andrew Isbell
Oct. 23: The International Guitar Duo
Oct. 24: Short in the Sleeve. Rice Drewry. Idle & Wild
Nov. 6: WILL KIMBROUGH
Nov. 14: MIKE DOUGHTY of Soul Coughing
Nov. 20: Brand Zdan (of The Trishas) Austin, TX
Nov, 21: Jed Zimmerman. Mark Edgar Stuart. Kelley Mickwee. In The Round
Nov. 27: Kris Acklen Band
Nov. 28: Julie Christensen & Sergio Webb
Dec. 4: The Sisters Sweet
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