Philly’s Favorite Roots-Folk Acts Hit the Southeast & Midwest
PHILADELPHIA, PA (June 30, 2009) —†CHRIS KASPER and HEZEKIAH JONES are hitting the road for a joint, two-week tour, July 18 to August 1. (Complete schedule attached.)
Appearing at some of the finest venues across the Midwest and Southeast, each will perform a set of old favorites and new material, each accompanied by the other, and backed by a small ensemble. This tour offers their fast-expanding fan bases — and all fans of original folk and roots music — a chance catch two of Philly’s finest on the same bill.
While either might be considered a “young” songwriter, both Kasper and Hezekiah have already penned and recorded a slew of deeply memorable songs. Hezekiah has been likened to “a moody old folk 33 that's been made aware of today's lo-fi scene but opts out of the irony.” (C|Net) Kasper’s songs have been praised for their “warm, graceful melodies and deft acoustic stylings…