Joe Crookston with Roberta Lea

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Joe Crookston with Roberta Lea

Joe Crookston with Roberta Lea

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The King Arts Complex Nicholson Auditorium 835 Mount Vernon Avenue Columbus, OH 43203

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  • 3 hours
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A blend of guitar mastery, story songs, humor, and unstoppable energy.

Joe Crookston is a songwriter, guitarist, painter, fiddler, slide player, eco-village member, and believer in all things possible. Named 2016 Folk Alliance International Artist-in-Resident, he has played with Suzanne Vega, Dar Williams, David Francey, John McCutcheon, John Gorka and Judy Collins. Crookston’s songs are universal, his rhythm infectious, and in concert, he is funny one moment and transcendent the next. Whether he’s picking his 48 Gibson, weaving through lap slide songs, or looping his fiddle, he will draw you in.

A voice like cinnamon and a pen like butter.

Roberta Lea is a rising Norfolk, Virginia, artist who who blends soul, pop, RnB, and country with thought provoking lyrics. Lea has been described as having Tina Turner/Macy Gray vocal grit and being lyrically clever like George Strait. She was named one of “12 Artists to Watch in 2022” by Nashville Scene’s Country Almanac, and her single "Sweet Baby Ray" was awarded Song of the Year at the 2022 Veer Music Awards.

Ticket price is $5 for under age 18. To reserve a youth ticket email Payment can be made at the door on the night of the show.

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