The Acoustic Café is featuring May Erlewine at its concert on Friday, Jan. 11, at The Howell Opera House. The performance runs from 7:30 to 9 p.m.
Acoustic Café is an annual music series that features outstanding performers from across the country and is now celebrating its 11th year!
Some people might call May Erlewine “Michigan’s Songbird”, but her songs have traveled far beyond her home state. One of the most prolific and passionate songwriters of her generation, May’s music has touched the hearts of people all over the world. Her words have held solace for weary hearts, offered a light in the darkness and held a lot of space for the pain and joy of being alive in these times. When she starts to sing, there’s no way around it. Welcome to the moment, everyone.
Raised in a family rich with art and music, May began writing songs and playing them for the people at a very young age. Her journeys have taken her all over the world, from street corners to renowned stages, May has performed for all walks of life. In her travels,Erlewine came to know the land and the pulse of the people. Her songs show a very real connection and concern with everyday folk.
Tickets for this performance are $10 and are available at the door. The Acoustic Café series runs every Friday night from January 4th – March 1st. Doors will open at 7:00 pm.