Singer-songwriter Ben Wilson Performs January 11th at Classic Wineseller
|Arts & Entertainment|
|the Classic Wineseller|
|20 Church Street, Waynesville, NC 28786|
|Jan 11, 2013|
|7:00 PM - 10:00 PM|
The Classic Wineseller will feature singer-songwriter Ben Wilson in its Friday Night Live music series on January 11, 2013 from 7:00-10:00pm. Dinner is served beginning at 5:30pm at Angelino’s in the Classic Wineseller, 20 Church Street in Waynesville. There is a $10 minimum purchase per person including food and drink in the restaurant, and any retail purchases.
Voted one of Florida’s Top Five Songwriters, Ben Wilson has been touring for the last fifteen years singing, and playing guitar and harmonica. Ten albums, two charted songs, and nearly 2000 live shows later, Wilson recently made Asheville his home and is quickly getting acclimated to the local music scene.
Ben Wilson has an extensive repertoire including originals, Americana, and acoustic classics, with emphasis on music from the 60s and 70s. His style has been compared to John Prine, Elvis Costello, Bob Dylan, and Todd Snider. Ben Wilson records on the Contemporary Buffalo Jumping Spoon Productions label.
Locally Wilson has performed at Jack of the Wood, 98.1 The River, The Biltmore Estate, Homegrown in Prichard Park, Good Stuff, Ironhorse Station, and at the Classic Wineseller’s Friday Night Live music series in Waynesville.
When Wilson is not performing he spends time as an Artist in Residence for Asheville City Schools where he teaches students in grades K-8 about songwriting.
Each week the Classic Wineseller's popular Friday Night Live music series showcases local, regional, and on occasion--national talent. For more information about Friday Night Live and other live music events visit us online at www.classicwineseller.com or www.facebook.com/theclassicwineseller or call 828-452-6000.