Wednesday, December 9, 2015
Pub Station (2502 First Avenue North, Billings, MT 59101)
Doors at 8:00pm/Show at 9:00PM
$12 Advance/$15 Day of Show
Tickets on sale Friday, November 6th at 10am.
Additional fees may apply.
Some songwriters just strike down to the heart of things. Even when they're being tender they nail you in the soul's solar plexus, shaking us with words and wires and something inescapably human. Jerry Joseph is this kind of composer - a rocker with emotional scalpel that cuts deep every time. He wears his influences on his sleeve - Elvis Costello, Neil Young, John Lennon, Steve Earle - but tailors them in ways that are always distinctly himself, probing the politics of love and nations with equal dexterity. By turns tough and unbelievably bruised, Joseph's work manages to be joyfully pissed off and achingly bittersweet, often within the space of just a few verses. There's a healthy restlessness to his music, a stripe of his modernity and tireless engagement with the world that places him next to younger contemporaries like Conor Oberst (Bright Eyes) and Ryan Adams.
Tickets are available at 1111presents.com
, Pub Station Box Office (2502 First Avenue North), or by calling (877) 987- 6487.