Singer, songwriter and guitarist Robert Richter and Tricia Fairman, fiddler, perform Thursday, April 17th, at 8:30 p.m.
Richter has appeared on Tom May’s nationally syndicated radio program “River City Folk.” It’s carried on more than 250 NPR affiliates across the nation. His music also played on the “Bob Dylan Radio Hour” broadcast on the Sirius Satellite Network and on KUSF-FM in San Francisco.
“Robert Richter is a charismatic entertainer that gives his all every time he performs and is a stellar musician.” Morry Feldman, WQED-FM Pittsburgh, PA ~
A live CD “A Change of Heart” became available in 2012. Richter also hosts a bi-weekly radio program “Local Roots.” The show features music of North West Artists. You can hear it on KMUZ-FM 88.5 in Salem, OR and streaming live online at KMUZ.org
Tricia Fairman, originally from Cleveland, Ohio, grew up in a musical family. She picked up the violin when she was 7 years old. She also performed with the Contemporary Youth Orchestra and played concerts with Graham Nash (Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young) and Jon Anderson. In 2010, she joined Whiskey Mile, a new Celtic Rock project that performed regularly at the Claddagh and Brazenhead pubs in Columbus. In 2013 she relocated to Portland.
Tricia is a diverse fiddler and plays a variety of styles including classical, Celtic (Scottish/Irish/Cape Bretton), bluegrass, gypsy, and some jazz.
Here’s what’s on rotating tap:
- Beer Valley’s Leafer Madness
- Rise Up Red
- Deluxe Organic Ale
Leafer Madness Imperial IPA was created during the great hop shortage of 2008, but there is no shortage of hops in this beer. Brewed with large amounts of 2-row malt, Munich malt, and multiple hop varieties this beer offers a 9% ABV, 100+ IBU.
Have a great week and we’ll see ya there!