GRAMMY®-nominated pop-Americana artist Garrison Starr celebrates the 25th anniversary of his debut album with an upcoming tour and six-date live tour with a very special guest: the critically acclaimed singer-songwriter Meg Toohey
NASHVILLE, TN, (June 1, 2022) – Grammy-nominated Boldly Vulnerable singer-songwriter and producer Garrison Starr will hit the road in June to kick off his tour in Evanston, Illinois at the intimate Evanston SPACE concert venue on June 8. Starr will celebrate 25 years since his beloved major label debut, eighteen on me. She will be joined on those dates by American singer-songwriter Meg Toohey, whose 2020 solo album, Mannishhas received critical acclaim from industry trendsetters and peers.
Starr has received accolades, critical acclaim and touched many lives with her poignant poetry throughout her career. Highlights of his two decades rich in music include a nod to the Grammy Awards for the production of comedian Margaret Cho’s album American myth; main sync locations on massive TV hits, including Grey’s Anatomy and Pretty little Liarsand in films such as The secret and A beautiful day in the neighborhood; and tours with Lilith Fair, Patty Griffin, Melissa Etheridge, Steve Earle, Mary Chapin Carpenter and many more. Starr has been hailed as “Lucinda Williams for Gen X’ers” by NPR and praised by MSNBC for her “beautiful, full, rough and passionate voice that can be ultimately pensive, intimate, hurt, consoling, libidinous or dismissive – sometimes during the same verse.The Los Angeles-based artist now has an 8-album body of work that explores her journey of self-love, forgiveness, and self-discovery.
Singer-songwriter Meg Toohey knows American music as well as moody pop-rock. Toohey’s roots-pop are reminiscent of classic songwriters such as Bonnie Raitt, Neil Young, Joni Mitchell, Bob Dylan, Tom Petty and Springsteen. His recent music outpouring includes his album Mannishhis single “Lucky Streak” (a tribute to a deceased friend), and the next album, All that I know. Toohey is a lifelong musician with a dynamic and eclectic career.
Garrison Starr Official Tour Dates
June 8, 2022 – Evanston, IL – Space
June 11 – Lake Orion, MI – 20 Front St.
June 12 – Spring Lake, MI – Seven Steps Up
June 14 – Decatur, GA – Eddie’s Attic
June 17 – Memphis, TN – Crosstown Theater
June 18 – Nashville, TN – The Basement