Los Angeles Progressive Friends Message Board › Special announcement: Dinner Show March 27 with progressive folk singer Tom
Los Angeles, CA
Friends, the Meetup group, Backyard Skeptics, has sent us the following announcement of a special event on March 27:
There’s not too many old-time progressive folk singers ever playing in conservative Orange County, but on March 27, 2013 there will be one!
Tom Neilson is a talented writer, folk singer and advocate of social change - definitely a progressive. Come join us for night of listening to Tom and his unique take on the world.
He will be performing two sets of his inspiring music at the Rib Trader in Orange off Chapman on March 27th, 2013.
Some of his songs he will be singing are: Where Greenland Used To Be, Solstice Mornin, Gotta Have The Balls, A Tramp's Thoughts, The Uterus Knows, Lead in the Lipstick, Babies in these mountains, Same Sex Marriage
Doors open at 7pm, but come early for social time at the Tiki bar anytime after 6pm.
Dinner and show is $40 Show only is $20
Dinner is chicken, ribs, coleslaw, cornbread, veggies and a soft drink or coffee. Veggie dishes are available.
If you want to see the show without dinner and order off the menu and pay separately, select the ‘Show Only’.
This event is sponsored by the Freethought Alliance – an alliance of 24 secular groups from Santa Barbara to San Diego.
To reserve your seat, go HERE for the dinner and show ($40), or HERE for the show only ($20 - you may purchase your meal separately off the menu), or go to the Backyard Skeptics site (a subsidy of Freethought Alliance) HERE.
Send checks to Freethought Alliance, 9782 Santiago Blvd, Villa Park, CA 92867 at least 7 days before the event.
Can't make the show but want to see it anyway? We'll be streaming it LIVE at http://link.clickstreamtv.net/cyp8q7z for $10.
Here's some reviews of Tom’s performances:
Derrick Jordan Vermont Citizens Awareness Network "consummate and gifted performer with a human & compassionate touch...one of the most savvy political songwriters I know."
Michael Stock WLRN, Miami, FL "Does a great job of reminding people of what is really important, and the power of folk music to say it."
Cathy Gilbert Miami Dade Green Party "Tom is fabulous; politically cutting-edge, incisive, warm, & very funny. His raucous political satire & social commentary, quick wit, & pointed humor had everyone laughing & engaged."
Vicki Ryder South Florida Raging Grannies "People are still talking about Tom's performance, which brought just the right balance of biting political commentary, humor, personal storytelling, and memorable music to our house concert. His songs, his voice, and his guitar wrapped it all up into one great package."
See Tom’s website at http://www.tomneilsonmusic.com/
See him on youtube at: