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Downtown Sound: Low + Glen Hansard

June 27, 2011 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free

Low

An extremely influential player in the rise of indie rock, Low has been thrilling audiences with slow tempos, minimalist arrangements, and arresting vocal harmonies for nearly a decade. With their first full-length album (C’mon) in four years set for release in early April on their in-house label Chairkickers’ Union, Low’s Chicago stop is sure to feature new and exciting cuts surrounded by previously established classics. For more information, visit
http://www.myspace.com/low.

Glen Hansard

Glen HansardVocalist and guitarist for two bands, The Swell Season and The Frames, Irish native Glen Hansard has become recognized as one of the best songwriters of his generation. In 2008, he became an Academy Award winner for Best Original Song “Falling Slowly” from Once, the critically acclaimed indie film loosely based on his own life. Recently completing a 20th Anniversary tour with his band, The Frames, Glen Hansard is currently embarking on solo endeavors throughout the summer, as well as performing alongside his two bands at festivals and one-offs throughout the year.

http://www.explorechicago.org/city/en/things_see_do/event_landing/events/dca_tourism/dts_low.html

Details

Date:
June 27, 2011
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Venue

Millenium Park
N. Michigan Ave. & E. Randolph St.
Chicago, IL United States

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