David Berkeley Plays At Charles And Myrtle's Saturday

Tuesday, November 3, 2009

David Berkeley will play at Charles and Myrtle's Coffeehouse on Saturday at 8 p.m. The coffeehouse is located inside Christ Unity Church at 105 McBrien Road. There is a $10 suggested donation at the door.

Review for David Berkeley:
David Berkeley has earned ASCAP's Johnny Mercer Songwriter Award, was named one of WXPN's Artists to Watch for 2004 and showcased at SXSW two years in a row. His song Fire Sign was featured in the CBS series Without a Trace. He has also shared bills with Nickel Creek, Howie Day, Dido, Ben Folds, Rufus Wainwright, Ray LaMontagne, Rhett Miller, and John Hiatt.

Singer/songwriter David Berkeley channels the earthy spirit of Donovan, Nick Drake, and Elliott Smith with his fusion of finger-plucked guitar ballads and tastefully arranged pop/rock.

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