BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND - ONE NIGHT ONLY, TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9th - THE CUTTING ROOM
New York, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 09/05/2014 -- Nashville To New York is an evening of hit songs and the stories behind them. Patterned after the famous “In The Round” writer nights at the legendary Bluebird Café in Nashville, Nashville To New York is hosted by Hall of Fame songwriter Gary Burr and hit songwriter Georgia Middleman. The husband and wife team is two thirds of the critically acclaimed group Kenny Loggins & Blue Sky Riders. Nashville to New York (in a return to The Cutting Room, following two SRO appearances) features Gary and Georgia, plus two of their amazing friends, Matraca Berg and Mike Reid, in NYC to entertain audiences with their songs and the stories behind them. The show is for anyone who loves songs and songwriting and have ever wanted to hear them right out of the mouths of the artists who created them. Nashville To New York is sponsored by Beaird Music Group.
GARY BURR - Nashville Songwriter Hall of Fame member. ASCAP, Billboard and NSAI Country Songwriter of the Year. Fifteen #1 hits. Songs recorded by Faith Hill, Garth Brooks, Carole King, Ringo Starr, Reba McEntire, Joe Cocker, LeAnn Rimes, Christina Aguilara and Ricky Martin, Kelly Clarkson and more. Currently one third of the group, Kenny Loggins & Blue Sky Riders with Kenny Loggins and Georgia Middleman.
GEORGIA MIDDLEMAN - Songs recorded by Keith Urban, Sheila E., Kenny Chesney, Faith Hill, Reba McEntire, Joe Nichols, Martina McBride, Radney Foster, Maia Sharp, Mark Chestnutt, Sarah Buxton, Terri Clark and many others. Recently had her song “When The Right One Comes Along” featured on the ABC hit TV show “Nashville.” Currently one third of the group, Kenny Loggins & Blue Sky Riders with Kenny Loggins and Gary Burr.
MATRACA BERG – Hall of Fame Songwriter, won CMA song of the year with “Strawberry Wine,” Three-time Grammy nominee, has had songs recorded by Trisha Yearwood, Patty Loveless, Martina McBride, Deanna Carter, Dixie Chicks, Linda Ronstadt, EmmyLou Harris, Keith Urban, Kenny Chesney, Faith Hill and many others. Matraca has recorded several albums for RCA, Rising Tide and Dualtone to much critical acclaim, earning her top ten best records in Entertainment Weekly, People, USA Today and The New York Times.
MIKE REID – All American Outland Trophy winner at Penn State and an All-Pro defensive tackle with football’s Cincinnati Bengals. Reid’s songs have recorded by Bonnie Raitt, Prince and Adele (“I Can’t’ Make You Love Me”), Tim McGraw, Ronnie Milsap, Collin Raye, Bette Midler, Don Williams, Billy Dean, Josh Turner, Anita Baker, Leon Russell, George Michael, Kenny Chesney, Jennifer Nettles, Alabama, The Judds and many others. He is a Grammy Award winner, and has been named ASCAP Writer of the Year. In 2005, Reid was inducted into to the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame.
WHO: AWARD-WINNING SINGER/SONGWRITERS GARY BURR, GEORGIA MIDDLEMAN, MATRACA BERG and MIKE REID
WHAT: NASHVILLE TO NEW YORK
WHERE: THE CUTTING ROOM
44 E. 32nd Street (Between 5th Ave and Madison)
WHEN: TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9th – Doors Open: 6:00pm, Showtime: 7:00pm
MORE: $20 Advance/$25 at the Door - Plus $20 Food/Drink Minimum / Full Menu Available – Details/Reservations: 212-691-1900 http://www.CuttingRoomNYC.com