Celebration Series: The Music of Ani DiFranco & Linda Ronstadt

Celebration Series: The Music of Ani DiFranco & Linda Ronstadt

Sat · April 21, 2018

Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

Free (but $5-20 suggested donation)

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Celebration Series: The Music of Ani DiFranco & Linda Ronstadt
Celebration Series: The Music of Ani DiFranco & Linda Ronstadt
The Celebration Series celebrates singer/songwriters in our midst! Each month we honor a particular singer/songwriter or two by inviting a handful of local performers to play the honoree’s songs onstage. This series, a fundraiser for The Warming House, happens with different honorees and different musicians every month. This month we celebrate Ani DiFranco & Linda Ronstadt. Performers to include Zachary Scot Johnson, Brianna Lane, Colleen Somerville, Cathy 'n Abel & John Louis! Doors at 7:30, music at 8:00. Suggested donation is $5 - $20, and all proceeds go to support The Warming House, a tax-exempt music listening room.
Colleen Somerville
Colleen Somerville
Colleen Somerville is a singer, performer, producer, writer, teacher, sister, wife and Mom to a 3 year old little boy.
Ani Difranco is her favorite singer/songwriter/activist ever.
This summer, you can catch the MN Fringe Festival show she's producing, Not Fair, My Lady! about sexism in Musical Theatre.
For Danielle, who introduced her to Ani.
Cathy ‘n Abel
Cathy ‘n Abel
Cathy and Abel Piñeiro are a husband & wife duo whose mutual love of music includes an eclectic mix of familiar songs in English and Spanish.
Brianna Lane
Brianna Lane
Brianna Lane is an Americana singer/songwriter from Minneapolis, MN. She has the voice of a chain-smoking angel, songs that balance hope and despair, and the stage presence of an old friend.

For fans of Gillian Welch, Lucinda Williams, Patty Griffin, Shawn Colvin, and Ryan Adams.

“Poised, ambitious, a soul-singer of the first order, and an accomplished guitarist.”
— Jim Walsh (Star Tribune Minneapolis, MN)
Zachary Scot Johnson
Zachary Scot Johnson
Zachary Scot Johnson is both a well traveled singer/ songwriter, having shared the stage with artists like Shawn Colvin, Keb' Mo', Marc Cohn, Jane Siberry, The Be Good Tanyas, Lisa Loeb, Steve Forbert, The Verve Pipe, Richard Shindell, The Greencards, Cheryl Wheeler, Lucy Kaplansky, Susan Werner, Juliette Lewis, Shawn Mullins, Julia Nunes, Catie Curtis, Peter Mulvey, Willy Porter, Maria Muldaur, Rita Wilson, Kevin Costner and Modern West, Steve Poltz, Billy Joe Shaver, John Fullbright, Vonda Shepard, James McCartney, John Hammond and others and a strong internet presence, including a YouTube channel with well over 38 million views, a strong Facebook fanbase, and more. He has been touring nonstop since 2001 and has performed just about everywhere within the US. He has released four cds, including 2004's "Moment of Clarity", 2008's "To Whom It May Concern", 2011's "Live at the Guild" and 2017's "Sad Songs". Johnson is a nationally touring artist, performing 75 or more dates annually and is a proud member of the Grammy Recording Foundation. His hit YouTube channel, thesongadayproject has Johnson bringing a song--either original or cover--from wherever he is on any given day and has run for over 1, 850 consecutive days (over 5 full years without a single missed day), and garnered an astonishing number of loyal viewers. Over 150 guests have appear on the channel in collaboration with Zach including Donovan (who flew Zach to Ireland to record together), Shawn Colvin, Rosanne Cash, Marc Cohn, Jeff Daniels ("Dumb and Dumber", "The Newsroom", etc.) Noel Paul Stookey & Peter Yarrow (from Peter, Paul and Mary), Creed Bratton (from "The Office" and The Grass Roots), Lisa Loeb, J.D. Souther, Mary Gauthier, Melissa Manchester, Nellie McKay, Over The Rhine, Stephen Kellogg, Jeremy Messersmith, Mary Black, David Wilcox, Tom Paxton, Lucero and many more. He's also the host of The Joni Mitchell Podcast and Meryl Streep and The Movies, both available for free on ITunes and other podcast platforms. Johnson has strong Facebook and Twitter fanbases. Please be sure to visit him on Facebook as well as his website www.zacharyscotjohnson.com.
Venue Information:
The Warming House
4001 Bryant Ave South
Minneapolis, MN, 55409
http://thewarminghouse.net/