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October 19, 2016

Richard Buckner

Tuesday, Oct. 25 @ The Foundry

All hail Richard Buckner, one of contemporary Americana’s most essential yet under-appreciated singer-songwriters. The California-born, New York-based Buckner has been honing his craft since the mid-1990s, when he sprang onto a crowded alt-country scene with Bloomed and Devotion + Doubt, delicate, deliberate records that conjured the spirit of the wide-open West. He’s written, recorded and toured steadily since then, following up 2011’s beleaguered Our Blood with the free-flowing career highlight Surrounded in 2013. Those who witnessed Buckner’s incredible Normaltown Hall show that same year know that you’d be a fool to miss his follow-up Athens appearance Tuesday evening at The Foundry.

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  • Tuesday, October 25

    The Foundry

    6 p.m. $10 (adv.), $13 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    Richard Buckner

    RICHARD BUCKNER Long-running, critically acclaimed singer-songwriter who integrates acoustic folk and more abstract influences in his work.

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