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Hops & Hymns

Hops & Hymns
Make plans to join First Presbyterian Church for Hops & Hymns upstairs at Avondale Brewery! We will have live music & a Christmas carol sing-a-long! Open to the public!
Grab a hops & a hymn!
  • Sunday, December 15, 2019
  • 6:00 PM
Hashtags: #hopsandhymns #fpcbham #christmascarols #avondalebrewery 
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Zach Austin, Kaydee Mulvehill, Sylvia Rose Novak, Richard Daniel and more!

Zach Austin, Kaydee Mulvehill, Sylvia Rose Novak, Richard Daniel and more!
Join us as we celebrate the season and local music!
 
You are invited to join MusicBham as we celebrate the season with a night of free music by Zach Austin, Kaydee Mulvehill, Sylvia Rose Novak, Richard Daniel & more!
 
Where: Avondale Brewing Co. (Upstairs)
201 41st St S, Birmingham, AL 35222
 
When: Wednesday, December 11 from 6:30 – 9:30pm
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Flight of the Spirit: A Conversation with Jimmy Webb

Flight of the Spirit: A Conversation with Jimmy Webb

written by Brent Thompson

Detailing Jimmy Webb’s hit songs, accolades, and overall impact on pop music would require a separate article. Still, the following list will give you an idea: Grammy Award winner – Song of the Year (1967), Grammy Award winner – Best Country Song (1986), National Academy of Songwriters Lifetime Achievement Award (1993), Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame (1990), and Great American Songbook Hall of Fame – Songbook Award (2013). To date, he is the only artist to receive Grammy Awards for music, lyrics, and orchestration. But of all of the accomplishments in his distinguished career, Webb’s partnership with singer/songwriter Glen Campbell perhaps remains his calling card. Together, the two artists collaborated on a successful run of hits, including “Wichita Lineman” and “By The Time I Get To Phoenix.” These days – in addition to recently releasing an album of covers titled Slipcover (S-Curve Records) – Webb is celebrating the life and music of his late friend with his “Glen Campbell Years” tour. On Saturday, November 2, Webb will perform at The Lyric Theatre. Recently, he spoke with us by phone from his New York residence.

Jimmy, thanks for… [read more…]