Scott Mickelson is a grammy-nominated San Francisco-based singer-songwriter, who is also a member of the band Fat Opie. His latest CD, “Flickering” is on the Grammy Ballot in two categories (Best Folk Album/Best Roots Performance).
Mickelson has opened for artists including Dr. John, Peter Case, Nick Lowe, Box Set, Jonathan Richman, Smashmouth and Grammy winner Rob Hotchkiss. When not on tour Mickelson produces other artists in his Bay Area studio.
- “Beautiful, heartbreaking, triumphant, intense – a panoramic of the human condition – Mickelson’s debut album pulls out all the stops and demands to be heard.” -MusicWorthReviewing “
- “Mickelson sings with aching urgency, cloaked in a dark fog that keeps his melodies balancing on the edge of unresolved, underscoring his take that life is never an all-easy road. His work is smart, moving and never overdone.” -MusicNewsNashville
Click to listen: http://www.mickelsonmusic.com/
Opening act: Bascom Hill.
Bascom Hill is a trio of lager-loving, joke cracking, Wisconsin-raised musicians in the truest sense of the word. Their music is known for its effortless hooks, memorable choruses, and clever lyrics. Bascom Hill is Jason Sheridan on lead guitar and vocals, Charlie Victor on lead vocals, and Scott Cannaday on guitar, vocals, and keyboards and whatnots. They have shared the stage with The Fray, Lifehouse, Gavin DeGraw, Bob Schneider, Hanson, Augustana, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, and more. Bascom Hill was the Wisconsin Area Music Industry Awards 2010 Pop Artist of the Year and won the 2006 Album of the Year for “Maybe.”
A donation of $10 is appreciated for this show.