John Prine

John Prine

When:
Fri 5/08

One of the world's most acclaimed artists and songwriters, John Prine is known for his unique blend of country and folk music. Almost 50 years into a remarkable career that has drawn effusive praise from Bob Dylan, Kris Kristofferson, Bonnie Raitt, Roger Waters, Tom Petty, Bruce Springsteen, Prine’s ability to speak to the everyday experience of ordinary people with a simple honesty has become his trademark. He is a multiple GRAMMY Award-winner, a 2019 Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee, a Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame member and a PEN New England Lyrics Award recipient, whose classic debut album, simply titled John Prine, is recognized as part of the Recording Academy’s GRAMMY Hall of Fame. His songs have been recorded by Johnny Cash, Carly Simon, Bette Midler, Bonnie Raitt, Norah Jones, George Strait, Miranda Lambert, Zac Brown Band and many others. His critically acclaimed latest album, The Tree of Forgiveness, was nominated for three GRAMMY awards. Produced by GRAMMY Award winning producer Dave Cobb, the album debuted at #5 on the Billboard 200—a career high chart position and sales week. Prine continues to sell out shows worldwide including recent concerts at Radio City Music Hall and Red Rocks Amphitheatre among many others.