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Chris Knight (October 29th and October 30th)

  • Date:2021-10-29
  • Time:08:00
  • Location: IOWA CITY
  • Venue: First Avenue Club1550 South First Avenue
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Chris Knight returns to the club for two intimate acoustic (200 tickets) seated shows on Friday, October 29th and Saturday, October 30th.  Doors open at 6:30 and the show starts at 8:00. General Admission tickets are $25 (plus $3 service fee). GA customers will be seated with other people at their table. Reserved Table for 4 (includes tickets) $130. Reserved Table for 6 (includes tickets) $185

Link for Saturday Show:    https://first-avenue-club.square.site/product/chris-knight-saturday-2nd-night-/289?cs=true&cst=custom

Bio:

“It’s hard to know how people are gonna react,” Chris Knight says of Almost Daylight, his ninth album and first new recording in over seven years. “I’ve written songs about a lot of different things going all the way back to my first record, and some folks still think ‘somebody kills somebody’ is all I write about. Maybe that’s why I was bound and determined to get these particular songs on this album. If people like them, then we’ll be fine. But I wasn’t gonna do it any other way.”

 

For the past 20 years, Chris Knight has only made music his own way. He’s released eight acclaimed albums, played thousands of electrifying live shows and built generations of fervent fans from Texas honky-tonks to Manhattan rock clubs. He’s been hailed as “the last of a dying breed…a taciturn loner with an acoustic guitar and a college degree” (The New York Times) and “a storyteller in the best traditions of Mellencamp and Springsteen” (USA Today). Bottom line, he’s hard-earned his reputation as one of America’s most uncompromising and respected singer/songwriters. And now with Almost Daylight, Knight delivers the most powerful – and unexpected – music of his career.