After 14 critically acclaimed albums, countless national and international tours, collaborations with the likes of Nanci Griffith,
Mary Chapin Carpenter, Ani DiFranco,Lucy Kaplansky, Patty Larkin, and many more, John Gorka is coming to the Freshwater stage on June 1st .
He played Freshwater in 2017 to a standing room only crowd. We have had countless request to bring him back. John is bringing special guest,
Lynn Miles, to open the show.
"As director of The Ark acoustic music club in Ann Arbor for forty years from 1968 to 2008, I presented literally thousands of performers,
including many wonderful singer-songwriters whose music I now cherish. Of all of these, I find myself listening to the music of Lynn Miles
more than that of any other performer who played the club. Her melodies are stunning and I think many of her lyrics are absolute poetry
capable of standing alone. If you love good music and have never really listened to her, you owe it to yourself to do so soon. The point
of my writing this is that I can easily say Lynn Miles ranks as my favorite singer-songwriter to have ever played The Ark during my tenure
over the last forty years. Flat out my favorite." - DAVE SIGLIN
THIS WILL BE A SPECIAL SHOW, IT BRINGS SEASON 10 TO A CLOSE. WE WANT TO THANK YOU ALL FOR SUPPORTING ALL OF THE ARTISTS WE BRING
INTO BOYNE CITY, FOR SUPPORTING LIVE MUSIC, AND FOR SUPPORTING FRESHWATER CONCERTS. WITHOUT YOUR SUPPORT WE WOULD ALL BE HOME
WATCHING GILLIGAN'S ISLAND. SO THANKS FOR SPARING US THAT MIND NUMB-ER. HOPE YOU CAN JOIN US FOR THE GORKA/MILES SHOW.
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