Tuesday, November 1, 2022

Next Week: Folk-Pop Band Darlingside Takes the SOPAC Stage




Upcoming Singer-Songwriters at SOPAC






WED, NOV 9, at 7:30PM

Darlingside has long been praised for their mesmerizing harmonies and wistful songwriting, compared to Crosby, Stills and Nash; Simon & Garfunkel; and The Byrds.

“Exquisitely-arranged, literary-minded, baroque Folk-Pop.” -NPR



Darlingside: NPR Tiny Desk



An Evening with Jim Messina


This Week!

An Evening with Jim Messina
THU, NOV 3, at 7:30PM

Jim Messina’s legacy of making hit music spans five decades, three super groups (Buffalo Springfield, Poco, Loggins and Messina), a vibrant solo career and scores of producing and engineering credits.



Paula Cole & Sophie B. Hawkins


Paula Cole & Sophie B. Hawkins
THU, NOV 10, at 7:30PM

Carried by her powerful, radiant voice, Grammy winner Paula Cole has a musical catalog defined by honest lyrics that covers Blues, Jazz, Folk, Pop, Gospel and Americana. Multi-instrumentalist Sophie B. Hawkins, described as a "somber Folk singer, saucy Pop gal, note-bending Jazz chanteuse," (Rolling Stone), has been tugging at heartstrings for decades with her captivating storytelling. Both singer-songwriters are known for their indelible 90s hits—Cole's "I Don't Want to Wait" and Hawkins' "As I Lay Me Down."




The Last Waltz Celebration


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The Last Waltz Celebration

featuring The THE BAND Band with TTBB Horns & Special Guests
SAT, NOV 12, at 8PM

Relive the Last Waltz, the famous 1976 Thanksgiving concert that has become embedded in the Rock and Roll lexicon. Hear Eric Clapton’s “Further on Up the Road,” Ronnie Hawkins’ “Who Do You Love,” Van Morrison’s “Caravan” and many more of the songs from that special night when The THE BAND Band performs. 




Josh Ritter


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An Evening with Josh Ritter
THU, NOV 17, at 7:30PM

Josh Ritter, a Folk-Rock singer-songwriter, has been described as “harking back to Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen and maybe a little Mark Knopfler” (The New York Times.)




Judy Collins: Holiday & Hits Show


Judy Collins
Holiday & Hits Show

FRI, DEC 2, at 8PM

Celebrate Christmas with Judy Collins! The Grammy-winning singer-songwriter will perform holiday classics, songs from her latest album, Spellbound, and beloved songs culled from her six-decade career.




Martin Sexton


Martin Sexton
SAT, DEC 3, at 8PM

Martin Sexton’s spirited songs run the American musical gamut, incorporating Soul, Country and Blues. The guitarist has been praised for “his unpretentious heartiness” (The New York Times.)




Sweet Honey in the Rock: Holiday Show


Sweet Honey in the Rock

Holiday Show
SAT, DEC 17, at 8PM

Sweet Honey in the Rock is an internationally renowned Grammy nominated a cappella ensemble with a nearly 50-year history of serving as musical missionaries for equality, empowerment and education.




Nefesh Mountain: The Hanukkah Show


Nefesh Mountain

The Hanukkah Show

WED, DEC 21, at 7:30PM

Boundary-pushing group Nefesh Mountain combines elements of Americana, Appalachian Bluegrass, Celtic Folk and Eastern European melodies with messages of inclusivity, diversity and hope.




Croce Plays Croce


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Croce Plays Croce

FRI, MAR 3, at 8PM

Singer-songwriter A.J. Croce pays tribute to his father, the late, great Jim Croce, with a heartfelt night of music and stories featuring Jim Croce’s enduring songs—such as “Time in A Bottle,” “One Less Set of Footsteps” and “Operator”—as well as A.J.’s own tunes, and songs that influenced both father and son.




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