Jill Sobule’s lyrics immediately draw you in and her voice and music kept me enthralled. She’s funny, talented and touching – I’m impressed. My wife, Ramona was tearing up and cheering thru the whole show. I especially loved her song, ‘Mexican Wrestler.” Other highlights included “Supermodel”, “Bobby Gentry” and “I Kissed a Girl” which was out in 1995, long before the Katy Perry song.
The opening act, Juicebox had a few clever songs and one in particular about Maplewood that went over big with the crowd.
Chris’s backyard concert series continues with John Wesley Harding in september. Chris is the Lifestyle Engagement Director at Emmis Communications.