Wednesday, January 12, 2011

John Shipe to Celebrate the Release of Villain at The Viper Room January 31st

John Shipe will celebrate the release of his latest album, Villain in the perfect place for an album filled with cinematically drawn characters: Hollywood. The CD release show, which will be held at The Viper Room Acoustic Lounge, will be on January 31st,. the night before Villain is released.

Shipe’s live shows are intimate and engaging. He talks to the audience about the songs he’s playing, “Like a magician explaining the trick as he performs it,” he says. His songs are perfect for live performance, with their well-drawn characters and quirky humor He has shared the bill with quite a few big names over the years, including Bob Dylan, Taj Mahal, Keb Mo’, Cherry Poppin’ Daddies, Hootie & The Blowfish, Jimmy Cliff, Derek Trucks, Los Lobos, Cake, Blind Melon, Tony Furtado, Leftover Salmon, and Jerry Joseph & The Jack Mormons.

John Shipe Villain CD Release Show
Monday, January 31st
The Viper Room Acoustic Lounge
8852 West Sunset Boulevard
West Hollywood, CA 90069
(310) 358-1881
Doors:7:30 PM
$10 at the door