Americana singer/songwriter Otis Gibbs wrapped up his European tour this weekend, and was headed home on Sunday night from Norway. He tweeted that he "shared a taxi to the airport with Loudon Wainwright". No word on if they performed a duet of "Dead Skunk" on the way.
Gibbs - from Indiana, now living in Nashville, Tennessee - shares the stage Wednesday night in Louisville with fellow East Nashville resident Todd Snider at the Kentucky Derby Festival Great Steamboat Race After Party on the Waterfront Great Lawn. Wanna go? Admission is free if you’re wearing a Derby pin.You can check out the images here.
Duke Tumatoe, usually found in his natural Midwest musical habitat, ventures to the East coast, and will turn the folks out there onto his heartland blues. A trio of shows include Thursday at Virginia Beach, VA, at the Jewish Mother, Friday in Washington, DC at Madam’s Organ and a private event in Baltimore on Saturday night.