DIETRICH STRAUSE and BAND (with Dietrich Strause, Kimon Kirk, Billy Beard, Ellie Buckland and surprises!) present: THE ASHES OF PASSIM CAMPFIRE 2015 - AN AFTER PARTY!
Tuesday 9/8 - THE ASHES OF PASSIM CAMPFIRE 2015 - AN AFTER PARTY! Featuring...
DIETRICH STRAUSE and BAND (with Dietrich Strause, Kimon Kirk, Billy Beard, Ellie Buckland and surprises!)
$5 advance / $7 at the door
8:00 doors / 8:30 show
We didn't start the fire... but we're ending it!
Singer-songwriter Dietrich Strause and his fantastic band featuring Billy Beard, Kimon Kirk and Ellie Buckland headline The Lizard Lounge tonight as they put a finishing touch on another of the legendary Passim Campfire weekends. Look for sets from the band and some unexpected surprises.
The songs are a comfortable and careful mix of journeys, clever literary references, and striking imagery. Strause's songs are versatile personal, but universal enough to hook the masses. If the songs are the backbone, then the musicians Strause assembles are the blood that brings it to life. Tonight features Lyle Brewer on guitar, Billy Beard on drums and Jeff
Dietrich's current release, "Little Stones to Break the Giant's Heart" reveals his knack for vivid, almost literary lyricism inflected by myth and metaphor. The songs boast a virtuosic command of imagery and wordplay" - WBUR, Boston's NPR News Station
"The melodies are musically intelligent and his words are poetry. He packs a lot of imagery, meaning and emotion into his songs with an efficiency that doesn't feel the least bit forced. The subject matter is largely timeless and ordinary, but there are unexpected turns and instances of subtle wordplay." - Fly Magazine
The Lizard Lounge (View)
1667 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA 02138
|Minimum Age: 21|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|