John Gorka, a contemporary American folk musician from New Jersey, honed his craft and unmistakable image in the Greenwich Village Fast Folk scene. Gorka is widely heralded for the sophisticated intelligence and provocative originality of his songs. Rolling Stone called him “the preeminent singer/songwriter of the New Folk movement” while the New York Times said, “Listening to John Gorka, one can get goosebumps all over. There are many reasons: fresh lyrics, a stunning emotional baritone, and his twisted humor.” John has graced the stage of Austin City Limits, Mountain Stage, and eTown, and he has appeared on CNN. His song “Where No Monuments Stand” is featured in the documentary Every War Has Two Losers.
Saturday, June 2, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
Adults: $22 in advance, $25 at the door
Students and Children: $10