Mat Kearney+Diane Birch
Nashville-based Kearney sings strummy, white dude soul-folk tunes that recall the Fray, Counting Crows, and the milder moments of Coldplay. He's not a thriller, but he's crafty. Opener Birch's Bible Belt is the work of someone convinced that the art of songwriting peaked with Carly Simon's "Anticipation."
Tue., Sept. 29, 8 p.m., 2009
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