Loudon Wainwright III
Caffe Lena
Saratoga Springs, NY
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Once a regular on the Caffè Lena stage, Loudon Wainwright III gained a reputation as one of the folk-rock scene's true characters back in the mid-70s when he blasted out of Caffè Lena's orbit to the national scene. His talent for writing humorous and nakedly honest autobiographical songs has landed him GRAMMY nominations for "I'm Alright" (1985) and "More Love Songs" (1986). In 2010 he won the GRAMMY for Best Traditional Folk Album for "High Wide & Handsome: The Charlie Poole Project."

His lyrically compelling, emotionally powerful songs have been recorded by Bonnie Raitt, Johnny Cash, and (his son and acclaimed singer-songwriter) Rufus Wainwright, among others. He has written for film and television, including the soundtrack for Judd Apatow's Knocked Up, ABC's Nightline, and HBO's Boardwalk Empire. You can also catch him on screen in films directed by Martin Scorsese, Christopher Guest, Tim Burton and Judd Apatow, as well as in TV shows such as Parks & Recreation, Undeclared, and M*A*S*H.

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Mar 30, 2019 8:00 PM
Seats are pre-assigned.  You will have a chance to register requests when you complete your purchase. Doors open a 1/2 hour before showtime. Desserts, light fare, FTO coffee, beer & wine will be offered. Pay less for your tickets by becoming a member: caffelena.org/support/membership/

Admission Level Price Quantity
General $55.00 ($57.92 w/service fee)
Member $50.00 ($52.74 w/service fee)
Student & Child $27.50 ($29.45 w/service fee)
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Caffe Lena (View)
47 Phila Street
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
United States


Music > Folk

Kid Friendly: Yes!
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!


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