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John Platt's On Your Radar

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Known for his intimate songwriting, his honey-on-gravel voice and pioneering guitar playing, UK artist John Smith has spent the last fifteen years touring internationally and has amassed over 55 million streams on Spotify. As a session musician he has played guitar with artists as diverse as Joan Baez, David Gray, Joe Henry, Lianne La Havas and Tom Jones. “The Fray” is Smith’s sixth studio album, written and recorded in a universally difficult 2020, and his vulnerability throughout is offered to his listeners, unadorned. From deep within the urban forest of Pittsburgh's East End, the Squirrel Hillbillies often emerge to share their eclectic mix of acoustic roots music. Through a collaborative, nonlinear songwriting process, duo partners Gary Crouth and Jenny Wolsk draw from personal experiences, third-hand stories, and vivid imaginations to craft songs that are unpredictable and quirky yet widely accessible. They have performed hundreds of shows and their recordings have been played on folk radio programs around the world. “Jellyfish on the Moon” is singer-songwriter Lisa Jeanette’s second album, and has charted at #4 on the FAI Folk DJ Chart for March 2021. A Philadelphia native, she earned a Bachelor of Music in Performance from Temple University. Jeanette has been finding her voice and honing her songwriting skills while being mentored by Vance Gilbert and attending Ellis Paul's songwriting retreats. Lisa is a multi-instrumentalist and accompanies herself on guitar, piano and sometimes a Harpsicle! Running Order is: John Smith Lisa Jeanette The Squirrel Hillbillies On Your Radar is back and will be streamed into your home. You can watch in three places. Our Facebook Page The On Your Radar Facebook Group Our YouTube Channel

Lisa Jeanette at ZALON @Zoom!

Zoom The Salon, a renowned performance series modeled after the 19th Century European salons, was founded in September 1986 by composer Andrea Clearfield. The Salon was conceived with the idea of integrating different music genres as well as other arts. "One of the best-known music salons in the country" with "deep bench of topflight musicians" (The Philadelphia Inquirer), and winner of the "Best of Philly Award 2008" (Philadelphia Magazine), this Salon features high level performances of classical chamber music, opera, jazz, original contemporary compositions, electronic, folk, experimental, world music, spoken word, dance and multimedia works. Near the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, the Salon reflects the strong tradition of music in Philadelphia, builds audiences and fosters new art forms in an intimate and supportive atmosphere.