6th March 2021: The Handsome Family rescheduled from 9th May 2020

Posted: June 2, 2014 in Gig Guide

The Handsome Family plus Daniel Knox

Saturday 6th March 2021

Community Central Halls Glasgow

Tickets £17.50 from Tickets Scotland 0141 204 5151
and Ticketweb- plus STBF

Book Online

Doors 7.30pm, 8pm start

Venue Layout- Unreserved Seating

Odessa, originally released in 1994 and Milk And Scissors in 1996 will be re-released by Loose Music is 2020 and available for the first time in vinyl.

The Handsome Family have written some of the most haunting and beautiful songs in American music. During a 30-year career, Brett and Rennie Sparks have created songs that transform the mundane landscape of modern life into a place of mysterious portent.

Handsome Family songs take place in parking lots and big box stores, under overpasses and in airports. They sing about Custer’s last stand and automatic lawn sprinklers in the same song. Rennie’s lyrics often focus on the myriad creatures that live at the edges of the man-made world: the sparrows, rats, cockroaches and crows that share our cities.

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