Houston, TX 77006
9:00 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, 2013
Anderson Fair presents Danny Schmidt. Danny Schmidt is an authentic timeless troubadour in the tradition of Townes Van Zandt, Bob Dylan, Leonard Cohen, and Dave Carter, who delivers his craft with a quiet power, a level of complexity, and an underlying humanity that is truly rare. His guitar work is effortless and sparkling, his arrangements are fresh and unpredictable, his voice ageless.“There’s a quality – an easygoing, lyrical storytelling manner that eschewsstridency or pretension – that all folksingers strive for and few attain. But Danny has it in abundance” Jeff McCord, Texas MonthlyWinner of the prestigious Kerrville New Folk award in 2007 and Emerging Artist selection of the Falcon Ridge Folk Festival in 2008, Austin, TX-based singer/songwriter Danny Schmidt is garnering widespread notoriety for his songwriting . . . Sing Out Magazine just came straight out and tagged him: "the best new songwriter we've heard in 15 years."