January 9, 2012- Ian Moore is playing Thursday January 12, 2012 at 8 pm at Morso in Gig Harbor. Ian is a prolific singer songwriter from Seattle who was spawned from the 90's roots rock scene of Austin, TX and gained popularity as a guitar prodigy. He has opened solo, full North American tours for the Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, ZZ Top and British icon Paul Weller and recently played sideman to artists as diverse as Roky Erickson and Jason Mraz. Ian is performing an acoustic show as part of the Americana Music Series produced by Michael ONeill and Morso. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at Morso or by calling Morso at 530-3463.
Now as renowned for his soulful vocals and insightful lyricism as his stellar fretwork, Moore has been headlining theaters and club venues throughout the US and Europe for almost two decades. With 5 Top 10 Billboard hits and eight albums to his credit, he continues to mesmerize critics and audiences alike with his riveting live performances. He has performed on hundreds of radio and television programs worldwide including The Late Show with David Letterman, The Today Show, a one hour Direct TV special, as well as a part in Billy Bob Thornton's feature film "Slingblade."
“Moore relies on his sophisticated songcraft and soulful, sometimes soaring tenor to create "Caroline," "April," "Ordinary People" and other songs surprisingly rich in atmosphere and emotion.” -Washington Post
Learn about Ian Moore at http://www.ianmoore.com/
The Who's Bad Now and Americana Music Series
Michael ONeill is a songwriter, producer and touring artist. He has toured the world with the likes of The Grateful Dead's Bob Wier, Stevie Ray Vaughn, U2. His songwriting credits include co-writes with Steve Cropper (Knock on Wood, Wait til' the Midnite Hour, Dock of the Bay), Jason Sheff of Chicago, the Dead's Bob Wier and world famous producer John Shanks. Michael now resides in Gig Harbor, WA. With the goal of exposing the people of the northwest to music that in his heart matters.
Partnering with Steve Lynn and Morso in the Americana Music Series. For information on booking and promotion email Michael firstname.lastname@example.org Telephone 253-229-0187 www.michael-oneill.com.
Michael ONeill host of “Who’s Bad Now Radio” can be heard on KGHP radio Gig Harbor fm 93.7 or 89.9 every Sunday 3 to 5 pm and on the world wide net @ www.kghp.org
Morso is located in Gig Harbor WA at 9014 Peacock Hill Ave. Striving to bring great music and art to their blend of culinary influences from around the world. Telephone 253-530-3463 www.morsowinebar.com