Concerts & Events

Friday, April 28, 2017  ♦  8:00 PM

Peter Mulvey

4545 N Lincoln Ave · The Myron R. Szold Music & Dance Hall · 773.728.6000

  • $24 General Public
  • $22 Members
  • Silver Ladder is an auditory shot in the arm from veteran touring songwriter Peter Mulvey. Produced by the indomitable Chuck Prophet, it is a lean, muscular collection of tightly constructed songs, leavening Mulvey's tendency toward ruminative and yearning acoustic songs with a dose of sharp-witted, punchy rock and roll.

    After a turbulent stretch in his personal life left him at sea, Mulvey decided to write his way out of it: “I've been through it. I bet you have too,” he said, “but there are times in life when you turn a corner and suddenly everything is simple: let's make some songs, people! Let's play!” Committing to writing one song a week relieved him of the precious, self-involved artist's question, What Do I Have To Say? The songs came flooding out over the weeks and months, and within a year he had more than enough for a new record.

    “deeply matured, naturally wry and hard-edged Americana…” - Uncut

    http://www.petermulvey.com/


The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000