John Gorka / Sonia
West Side Folk
- Friday, Sept. 19, 2008, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
- Unity Church, Ninth Street and Madeline Lane, Lawrence
- Cost: $23
- Age limit: All ages
From West Side Folk: Rolling Stone called John Gorka "the pre-eminent male singer-songwriter of the new folk movement." As the New York Times put it, "Listening to John Gorka sing, one can get goosebumps all over." With his rich baritone voice and distinctive lyrics, John Gorka weaves a magic spell. "Gorka is widely heralded for the sophisticated intelligence and provocative originality of his songs." (Boston Globe)Opening is Sonia, of disappear fear, with her powerful and eclectic musical blend.