Mike Edel - Live in the Coffeehouse Mike Edel - Live in the CoffeehouseFriday, August 5, 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM Add to CalendarEbenezers CoffeehouseAcoustic music on the cafe level of the coffeehouse.Even the title, India, Seattle feels like a story on its own. Victorias Mike Edel couldnt have named his sophomore release more poetically. Part of growing a little bit older, a little bit wiser is the awareness that comes inside growing spaces. Nearing thirty, on the exhaust of a brutal four year touring schedule, Edel settled within these spaces to create his finest work yet. Theres a quiet here, even in the literal spaces in the record that speak loudly. Theres something about the way Edel presents personal experiences in a way that projects universal understandings. Love and beauty, pain and confusion, the knowledge that all precious things are only precious because they can be lost. It feels a little bit like growing up - like the moment when everything that felt so close as a young person is all of a sudden so far away. Its the comfort in finding that you arent alone. Theres a humanity in these discoveries, and listening to India, Seattle feels like watching Edel discover it for himself, and the product is a little bit of each of us. Cost: FreeFor more information, visit www.mikeedel.comSave
Manager: Phil Knudtson
Bio: In the music of Mike Edel, listeners are gently brought into contact with what it means to be a human being. Born in rural Alberta with a constantly reflective mind, adventurous spirit, and compassionate heart, his honest lyrics poignantly and humanly wrestle with such universal themes as lost lo...See Full Bio
"Edel's craft is a mature fabric of fluidity and inspiration"