Bay Area musicians celebrate the work of the legendary John Fahey on his birthday at The Chapel
A 75th Birthday Tribute to John Fahey at The ChapelThe Chapel (777 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA) Map it $12
American Primitive solo guitar messiah John Fahey would have been 75 this February 28th. Sean Smith has gathered some of the finest guitarists around the Bay Area to pay tribute to the life and musical contributions of one of the most influential iconoclasts of the 20th century. This special engagement on March 5th at The Chapel will include performances by Sean Smith, Adam Snider, Chuck Johnson, Dibson Hoffweiler, Andrew Weathers, Richard Osborn, Danny Grody, and Henry Kaiser. These fantastic guitarists, all of whom have carried and expanded upon Fahey's legacy, will play the music of Fahey and original compositions inspired by his influence. An historical event celebrating an historically powerful artist.