Jon Langford's Four Lost Souls

Jon Langford's Four Lost Souls

The Fond Farewells, David Nagler

Thu · July 19, 2018

Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

$15

This event is 21 and over

Jon Langford's Four Lost Souls
Jon Langford's Four Lost Souls
Jon Langford's FOUR LOST SOULS is the latest project by the Mekons/Waco Brothers founder in collaboration with singers Tawny Newsome, Bethany Thomas and guitarist John Szymanski. The BLOODSHOT RECORDS album was recorded in Muscle Shoals with legendary producer Norbert Putnam and other members of the original Muscle Shoals rhythm section.
The Fond Farewells
The Fond Farewells
The Fond Farewells are the singer-songwriters Chris Mills ("one of music's hidden gems" - Cleveland Plain Dealer) and Megan Reilly (called "immediately captivating" by Interview magazine), Mekons and Graham Parker & The Rumour drummer Steve Goulding, composer and piano bar habitué David Nagler, and noted sound engineer and bassist Scott Anthony.
David Nagler
David Nagler
David Nagler is a Brooklyn-based musician, singer, and songwriter. His new project is The Appointees: 11 songs informed and provoked by Trump cabinet appointees.

Nagler's 2016 release, David Nagler & Friends: Carl Sandburg's Chicago Poems, is an orchestral folk song cycle that celebrated the centenary of the poetry collection and features guest vocals from Chicago musicians including Jeff Tweedy, Robbie Fulks, Sally Timms, Jon Langford, Kelly Hogan, and Daniel Knox. The record was featured in Rolling Stone, The Atlantic, Pitchfork, Brooklyn Vegan, and more.

As musical director for Wesley Stace’s Cabinet of Wonders (featured on NPR and Salon.com), Nagler has performed with over 125 different artists including Joan Baez, Aaron Neville, Rosanne Cash, Fred Armisen, Steve Earle, Moby, Andrew Bird, and Stephin Merritt (of The Magnetic Fields).

Nagler has arranged a Welsh men’s choir for Jon Langford’s Skull Orchard Revisited, a 17-piece orchestral pop ensemble for Chris Mills’ The Wall to Wall Sessions, and a “feral choir” for the Mekons’ Existentialism. He has played live and/or recorded with Mark Eitzel (American Music Club), Martin Courtney (Real Estate), electro-R&B duo The System, and Tanya Donelly (Belly). He is the founder and frontperson for NY metropolitan area pop group Nova Social.
Venue Information:
Union Hall - Brooklyn
702 Union Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
http://www.unionhallny.com/