with special guest Sturgill Simpson
Tue April 12th, 2016
Minimum Age: 18+
Doors Open: 6:00PM
Show Time: 7:00PM
Event Ticket: $15/$35
free for members
On April 12, Bob Boilen (beloved host and creator of NPR’s All Songs Considered and Tiny Desk Concerts) will be at LPR for a special evening celebrating the release of his book, YOUR SONG CHANGED MY LIFE.
Singer-songwriter Sturgill Simpson, one of a diverse group of musicians who contributed to YOUR SONG CHANGED MY LIFE, will join Bob to discuss the book, music, and more. A brief audience Q&A and book signing will follow.
Copies of YOUR SONG CHANGED MY LIFE will be available for purchase courtesy of Word Bookstore.
co-presented with Word Bookstore
$15 admission only
$35 admission + copy of the book
TABLE SEATING POLICY
By sitting at a table, you agree to also purchase a minimum of two food and/or beverage items per person. Table seating is first come, first seated. Please arrive early for the best choice of available seats. Seating begins when doors open. Tables are communal so you may be seated with other patrons. We do not take table reservations.
A standing room area is available by the bar. Food and beverage can be purchased at the bar but there is no minimum purchase required in this area.
All tickets sales are final. No refund or credits.
NPR’s Bob Boilen presents his new book, YOUR SONG CHANGED MY LIFE
Bob Boilen is the creator and host of NPR Music’s All Songs Considered, and of their Tiny Desk Concert series, which hosts well-known and emerging artists for intimate performances filmed at his desk. He was also the director of NPR’s All Things Considered (1989-2007) and chose the music between the news stories. As a composer and performer, Boilen has always been passionate about music. Prior to joining NPR, he was a long-time record store clerk and performed with his band Tiny Desk Unit. Constantly on the lookout for new music, Boilen sees more than 500 live bands each year. He lives in Washington, D.C.
Bob Boilen official site
photo credit: Doby Photography/NPR