John Hiatt with the Combo
The Music Hall
Fri, March 5 2010, 8:00 PM
Kirschner Concerts Presents-John Hiatt at the Music Hall Portsmouth NH.
John Hiatt’s career has spanned more than 30 years and his songs have been covered by everyone from Bob Dylan, Eric Clapton and BB King to Iggy Pop, Three Dog Night and The Neville Brothers. John Hiatt began his solo career with the 1974 album Hangin’ Around the Observatory. Hiatt’s landmark 1987 release Bring The Family received critical praise and was his first album to chart in the U.S. In 1993, Rhino Records released Love Gets Strange: The Songs of John Hiatt, which collected many of the cover versions of his songs that were recorded during the 80s and 90s. 2000’s Crossing Muddy Waters was released on the independent imprint Vanguard Records to critical acclaim.
In 2003 Hiatt joined forces with New West Records and released Beneath This Gruff Exterior. In 2005 Hiatt released the critically acclaimed Master of Disaster, of which The Washington Post declared “Hiatt has written some of the best melodies" Out New York proclaimed “...his most vibrant and soulful album in years.” In May 2008, New West released Hiatt’s latest full length album, Same Old Man. Same Old Man was recorded at Highway 61 Recordings and produced by John Hiatt. Appearing on the album are Kenneth Blevins on drums, Patrick O’Hearn on bass and Luther Dickinson on guitar, mandolin and national resonator. John’s daughter, Lilly Hiatt, sings harmony on the songs “Love You Again” and “What Love Can Do.”
Appearing at the Music Hall with "The Combo" featuring: Doug Lancio on Guitar; Kenneth Blevins on Drums and Patrick O’Hearn on Bass.
Opening Act: TBA
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