Songs About Something: Old, New, Borrowed and Blue Tunes in the Round Host Paige Clem with Peck & Penn (Elliott Peck, Jesse Bardwell) and Craig MacArthur

Ivy Room Presents

Songs About Something: Old, New, Borrowed and Blue Tunes in the Round Host Paige Clem with Peck & Penn (Elliott Peck, Jesse Bardwell) and Craig MacArthur

Thu · May 4, 2017

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

This event is 21 and over

Paige Clem
Paige Clem
Americana singer-songwriter, Paige Clem’s arrestingly direct lyrics and velvety, unaffected vocals exude that most elusive of musical qualities — Soul. With a natural gift for connecting with an audience, her roots-infused music is melodic and warm, yet packs a punch with tales of loss and love. In addition to her original music, Paige frequently lends supporting vocals to various Bay Area acts and showcases and sings with the popular Grateful Dead tribute, The Eleven, Bob Dylan/Neil Young tribute, Shakey Zimmerman, the retro/soul tribute, Paige & The Rage. She has shared the stage with members of Dead and Co., Further, Railroad Earth, Leftover Salmon, ALO, Fruition, Anders Osborne, RatDog, Tea Leaf Green, New Monsoon, Moon Alice, Tracorum, Front Country, Midnight North, and Dead Winter Carpenters, and has performed with Melissa Ethridge, moe., Joe Craven, Steve Poltz, Eric McFadden, Scott Pemberton, The Brother's Comatose, Shook Twins, and many more. She has served multiple stints as songwriter-in-residence at The Bazaar Café, hosts the monthly series "Songs About Something" at The Ivy Room in Albany, and has appeared at High Sierra Music Festival, DelFest, Hangtown Halloween Ball, Cuko Rakko Music Festival, and ULUV Music Day. She will be featured in the upcoming documentary, The Creative High, and is currently recording her debut solo album slated to be released in the fall of 2016.
Elliott Peck
Elliott Peck
Elliott Peck is a singer, songwriter and musician originally from the Midwest, who currently resides in San Francisco, California. Growing up near Chicago, IL, the Chicago style blues have always had an influence on her writing, playing and singing. After moving to California, she fell in love with the California country sound which now is a presence in much of her songwriting. She plays keyboards, guitar, sings and writes for the band Midnight North, which include guitarist/songwriter Grahame Lesh. Elliott has been singing semi regularly with Phil Lesh & Friends since 2012. She has performed with many notable musicians in the Bay Area and beyond including, Greg Loiacono and Tim Blum of The Mother Hips, Nicki Bluhm of Nicki Bluhm and the Gramblers, Bob Weir of the Grateful Dead, Jackie Greene, Jason Crosby, Scott Metzger, Reid Genauer of Strangefolk/AOD, Scott Law and Danny Click and the Hell Yeahs.
Jesse Bardwell
Jesse Bardwell
Jesse Bardwell is a singer-songwriter born and raised in the
wooded towns of northwest New Jersey, but currently resides with in
close proximity to the beautiful Delaware Water Gap in northeastern
Pennsylvania. With an innate calling to music, he started his career
early on; in 2005, at the age of 17, Quimby Mountain Band was formed.
Fronted by Bardwell playing mandolin and lead vocal, QMB toured from
the Atlantic to the mighty Mississippi for over a decade opening for
the likes of Railroad Earth, NRPS, Keller Williams and many more.
Recently he has been embarking on a solo path, taking him to Nashville
to record his first solo EP due to come out Spring 2017. Try to catch
him battling a bold new frontier as he single-handedly wields an old
dreadnought fighting to have his music heard.
Craig MacArthur
Craig MacArthur
Craig MacArthur is a multi-instrumentalist singer/songwriter from
Marin County, CA. A self-taught musician, Craig grew up listening to
the sounds of the eclectic vinyl records that lined his family’s shelf
space, unconsciously shaping the way he would perform and write his
own material. Currently one of the longest tenured in-house musicians
at Phil Lesh’s Marin County venue, Terrapin Crossroads, Craig has
performed and worked alongside some of rock’s best veteran musicians
as well as local talents. Adding his distinct touch and sound to
anything he plays on, Craig’s constant goal when performing is to
serve the song and the music.
Venue Information:
Ivy Room
860 San Pablo Ave
Albany, CA, 94706