The Sunset Concert Series is one of the best things about summer in Southern Illinois. Come and join us for good music, good dancing, great friendship and an opportunity to make your Sunset Concert experience what ever you want.
SIU Student Center, City of Carbondale, and Carbondale Park District
Josh Garrett is a songwriter, singer and guitar player from New Roads, LA. He and his family relocated to Houma, LA when Josh was a child. Josh picked up his father’s guitar when he was 12 years old and started writing songs soon after. By age 20, Garrett was performing several times a week in Houma, LA. At age 24, he recorded his first album entitled, “Changed Man” and never looked back. Josh and his band started to travel regionally to promote his new album. In 2008, he relocated to Nashville, TN. While there, he recorded his second album, “Live on Printer’s Alley” – a double album released Nov 2009. In 2010, Josh returned home to Louisiana, and began work on his third album. “String of Problems”, released Aug 2011, hit #1 on the Roots Music Louisiana Blues Charts, and hit the #1 Spot two weeks in a row on American Blues Scene “Blues Top Five”. While continuing to tour and promote his unique brand of Louisiana roots and soul, Garrett recorded his latest album “Honey For My Queen”.
WHEN: Thursday, June 30, 2016
WHERE: Shryock Steps
TIME: sunset, approximately 7 pm
MUSIC: Louisiana Blues
NO Glass Bottles
NO Underage drinking
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