Backwoods Beat Concert

Two nights of great music
Friday June 22 & Saturday June 23
8pm each night

(Songwriting contest winners perform Sat. June 23 at 6:30)

Muddy Creek Cafe • 60 South Main St • Sparta NC

Online Ticket Sales Have Closed
We will have a few tickets for each night available at the door.

John McCutcheon, Friday, June 22nd

John McCutcheon is an American folk music singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who has produced 34 albums since the 1970s. He is regarded as a master of the hammered dulcimer, and is also proficient on many other instruments including guitar, banjo, autoharp, mountain dulcimer, fiddle, and jawharp.

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Gretchen Peters, Saturday, June 23rd

Gretchen Peters is an American singer and songwriter. She was born in New York and raised in Boulder, Colorado but moved to Nashville in the late 1980s. She found work as a songwriter, composing hits for Martina McBride, Etta James, Trisha Yearwood, Patty Loveless, George Strait, Anne Murray, Shania Twain, Neil Diamond and co-writing songs with Bryan Adams.

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