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Lori Goldston / Josephine Foster / Larry Yes / Michael Hurley
August 25, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Peace punk, outsider folk, and acoustic psychedelia abounds in a night of beautiful music at the AltLib!
Doors at 7:30pm; Performances at 8:00pm
$10-20 sliding scale supports the artists and the AltLib
Lori Goldston is an American cellist and composer. Accomplished in a wide variety of styles, including classical, world music, rock and free improvisation, she has performed with groups including Nirvana, Earth, Clyde Petersen, the Black Cat Orchestra, and Spectratone International, and also performs solo in many contexts.
Josephine Foster is an American singer-songwriter and musician from Colorado. As an adolescent she worked as a funeral and wedding singer, and aspired to become an opera singer. After her studies she began to record demos of her own songs.
Michael Hurley is an American folk singer who was essential to the Greenwich folk music scene of the 1960s and 1970s. In addition to playing a wide variety of instruments, Hurley is also a cartoonist and a painter. Hurley’s music is often described as “outsider folk.”
Larry Yes is an artist, songwriter and musician who focuses on positivity, humor and heartfelt emotion. He loves using art to turn strangers into friends. His visual art has been shown at PDX Contemporary Art Window Project and the Portland Building, and he has collaborated with Portland Museum of Modern Art. In his nearly 30-year musical career, he has toured Europe, performed with Michael Hurley, Sonny and the Sunsets and Elliot Smith, He describes his current musical style as “positive cosmic folk.” A native Oregonian, he lives in Portland.
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