JUNE 24, Rudyard’s 8:30-10 PM An electric stage show featuring Grammy nominated musicians paired with outstanding poets.
SAT. APR. 29
Houston Press calls Hard Luck Revival “alt-country troublemakers.” They call themselves “a garage country band hailing from Houston, Texas [that’s] a mix of country, rock, Gulf Coast blues, Rockabilly, oultaw country and a dash of punk.” They meet their match in “three virtuoso poets with words on fire.” Maria Palacios, Bucky Rea and Norma Edwards Paskusz.
MC Amir Safi (Write About Now) hosts the show and open mic starting at 10:30 PM.
The musicians are Steve Scholtes – bass guitar, Mike Porterfield – lead vocals and guitar, Johnson Sutherland – vocals and guitar/ slide guitar, Dave DaVegas – Acoustic guitar / mandolin / banjo, Marty Starns – fiddle / harmonica / backing vocals, Charlie San Miguel – drums / percussion. The poets are Maria Palacios, (aka The Goddess on Wheels); orator extraordinaire Bucky Rea and fierce/tender word crafter, Norma Edward Paskusz
Night time is the right time for The PM Show: Poets & Musicians, upstairs at Rudyard’s, Saturday, January 11.
Doors open 8:00 PM.
Show starts 8:30 PM, featuring three acts, followed by an open mic hosted by Write About Now’s Amir Safi.
Future PM Shows at Rudyards are confirmed for Saturdays, March 24, 2017 and June 27, 2017. Open tryouts for poets take place on Sunday, the day after the live show.
The first PM Show, on October 22, 2016 was headlined by Regina Virgil with Spike the Percussionist, Charlie Scott with The Skrla Steel Trio and Autumn Hayes with Charlie and the Regrets. We have video on Youtube at The PM Show: Poets & Musicians.