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Jonathan Byrd & The Pickup Cowboy "And the Beat Goes On" Concert Series

  • Muddy Creek Cafe 60 South Main Street Sparta, NC 28675 (map)

All ages show $10 Advance/$15 Door

The Muddy Creek Cafe Sparta, in partnership with the Alleghany Arts Council, present “And the Beat Goes On” concert series. This series runs from Janurary to June, leading up to the "Backwoods Beats" music festival, which is slated for June 21st, and 22nd. For more information about the Alleghany Arts Council please visit...

Jonathan Byrd is a preacher's son, a Gulf War veteran, and an award-winning songwriter from Chapel Hill, North Carolina, known for literary, outsider songs that have become
Americana favorites. The Chicago Tribune called Byrd "one of the top 50 songwriters of the past 50 years.
Multi-instrumentalist Johnny Waken cut his teeth on electric guitar in Pittsburgh with rock legend Norm Nardini, opening for The Blues Brothers Band on their Red, Hot & Blue tour in 1992. After taking a few years away from music, Johnny is back at it with the
Pickup Cowboys.

Earlier Event: February 10
Bluegrass & Old Time Jam Session
Later Event: February 11
Core Strength Class!