Josh T. Pearson Band @ Glee Club Birmingham, Birmingham [16 May]

Josh T. Pearson Band

19:30 - 23:00

 Facebook event page
Glee Club Birmingham
Arcadian Centre, B5 4TD Birmingham, United Kingdom
Though he's been a recording artist for over two decades now, and has been writing songs for thirty years, Josh T. Pearson hasn't racked up much of a discography thus far, at least in terms of the number of albums he's released. But then, those two albums — 2001's 'The Texas-Jerusalem Crossroads' by his group Lift To Experience, and his 2011 solo debut 'Last Of The Country Gentleman' — contained more substance and inspiration than most artists' entire careers. The former was a cosmic, apocalyptic allegorical fantasy that saw Pearson try to come to terms with his faith and his intense upbringing; the latter was an agonising, powerfully confessional count of the collapse of his marriage. You can't rush material like that.

Lately, however, the dapper Texan Gentleman has been motivated by a desire to share more Josh T. Pearson music with the world, before it's too late. It is in such a spirit that Mr. Josh T. Pearson presents you, the listener, with this waxing of his fine new songs. 'The Straight Hits!' began as a mere creative exercise and swiftly transcended that modest intention. This is his joy. Let him spread it to you. These songs are precious evidence of Pearson's talents, the album feeling like the calling-card of a songwriter-for-hre, showing all he's capable of — gifted in multiple different flavours of country, rock and all points in between.

Josh T. Pearson has freed himself from the mythology that has surrounded him since Lift To Experience's implosion, his subsequent years in the wilderness travelling throughout Europe and beyond, and the releases of his acclaimed debut album. This record seems to have loosened up his muse, with Pearson talking up future releases, but let's not get ahead of ourselves here. There's new Josh T. Pearson music in the world and it's joyful, giddy, life-affirming stuff.

You can hear it all for yourself at Pearson's upcoming performance at Glee Club Birmingham on 16th May 2018.
Only registered users may comment.
Pass a quick registration or authorization.

Upcoming events @ Glee Club Birmingham:

Limmy's Vines
Glee Club Birmingham
Limmy's Vines: Birmingham
Glee Club Birmingham
Larry Dean - Fandan
Glee Club Birmingham
Improv Comedy with Box Of Frogs
Glee Club Birmingham
Latrice Royale
Glee Club Birmingham
Brooke Candy: The Tie Me Up Tour (Birmingham)
Glee Club Birmingham
Rudy Francisco
Glee Club Birmingham
Patrick Monahan - Rewind Selector 90s
Glee Club Birmingham
Tim Key - Megadate
Glee Club Birmingham
ESDR Birmingham presents Jinkx Monsoon is: Cursed (14+)
Glee Club Birmingham
Stand-up Birmingham
Glee Club Birmingham
The Muslims Are Coming - Eid Special (Birmingham)
Glee Club Birmingham
The Muslims Are Coming
Glee Club Birmingham
Jim Ross: The Slobberknocker Sessions
Glee Club Birmingham
Chris Ramsey - early show
Glee Club Birmingham
Chris Ramsey
Glee Club Birmingham
An Evening With Alaska
Glee Club Birmingham
All Stars Of Comedy 2018 UK Tour SLIM & Friends GLEE Birmingham
Glee Club Birmingham
All Stars Of Comedy: International Comedy Special
Glee Club Birmingham

The most anticipated events in Birmingham :

Birmingham Pride 2018
Birmingham Gay Village
Classic Ibiza: Ragley Hall
Ragley Hall
MADE Festival 2018
MADE Festival : Birmingham
Baby Festival under 5s day 2018!
Baggeridge Country Park
Space Raiders Eating Competition 2018
Disney Outdoor Cinema
Old Halesonians
Pizza & Prosecco Festival Birmingham Returns
Wolverhampton Cocktail Festival
SummerFest 2018
Himley Hall and Park
Pizza & Prosecco Festival Wolverhampton
Starworks Warehouse
The most popular events in your news feed!