The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

January 19, 2014

Grammy winner Tom Hambridge to perform at Carnegie Hall


— Carnegie Hall’s 2013-2014 Mainstage Concert Season continues Jan. 31 with a performance by Tom Hambridge.

The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. with access to the Mainstage Lounge, hosted by Country Road Realty LLC, beginning at 6:45 p.m. Tickets are on sale now by calling 304-645-7917 or online at www.carnegiehallwv.org.

Grammy-winning singer, songwriter and producer Tom Hambridge has had more than 350 songs recorded by artists such as Buddy Guy, Eric Clapton, Susan Tedeschi, Delbert McClinton, BB King, Lynyrd Skynyrd, George Thorogood and Rascal Flatts.

Joining him for an intimate evening of songs and stories will be George Teren and Kevin McKendree, Nashville friends with whom he has partnered over the years to write and produce an astonishing number of hits.

In 2008, he received Grammy nominations (Grammy Award for Best Traditional Blues Album) for his work on Buddy Guy’s “Skin Deep.” In 2011, he won the Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Blues Album for co-writing and producing Buddy Guy’s album “Living Proof.” As a solo artist, he has released five critically acclaimed CDs. Hambridge’s songs and productions have also appeared on a variety of television shows, movies and commercials.

All current members of Carnegie Hall are entitled to one free ticket per membership. If you are not a current member, simply renew or enroll prior to Jan. 31 to receive a complimentary ticket to this performance.

To claim your member ticket, contact the box office at 304-645-7917. While you will not be charged, seating is assigned and tickets must be processed through the box office.

Carnegie Hall’s 2013-14 arts programming is presented with financial assistance from the West Virginia Division of Culture and History, and the National Endowment for the Arts, with approval from the West Virginia Commission on the Arts.