Top NAV

The Union Square Live Calendar is updated frequently with new events.


Admission is ALWAYS FREE to all live performances.

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Wed July 4: 6-8pm — Tom Armstrong and the Branded Men (Classic Country/Honky Tonk)

July 4, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Wed July 4: 6-8pm — Tom Armstrong & the Branded Men (Classic Country/Honky Tonk)

Special 4th of July reunion show, one night only on Union Square, San Francisco.

b. 17 March 1965, Springfield, Illinois, USA. One of several old-fashioned style honky-tonk musicians to emerge on the US scene in the new millennium, this San Francisco, California, USA-based singer-songwriter’s recreation of the sound of late 50s/early 60s country music is so heartfelt that it manages to avoid pastiche. Armstrong learned to play the guitar in his early teens and began playing in rock bands at high school. In 1984, he joined the Des Moines, Iowa-based indie rock outfit the Hollowmen, going on to make two unsuccessful records with them during the late 80s. Following a short stint at art school, Armstrong resurrected his music career in the mid-90s by reinventing himself as a traditional honky-tonk artist. His debut, Sings Heart Songs, recorded in 1996 but not released until three years later, was a charming collection of self-written material that with little difficulty could be listened to as a lost recording session by a legendary honky-tonk singer such as Lefty Frizzell or Ray Price.

Details

Date:
July 4, 2018
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Venue

Union Square, San Francisco
333 Post Street
San Francisco, CA 94108 United States
Phone:
415.477.2610
Website:
http://unionsquarelive.org

Organizer

Union Square Live

Download Union Square Live Event Calendar | MAY 2019

Download the Event Calendar for all of the latest live events at Union Square. Looking forward to seeing you at an event soon.


Download Calendar