The Rhode Island Songwriters Showcase has been featuring some of their finest artists over the past few years at Sandywoods. On this occasion they have booked P.J. Rogue a 2015 Annual RISA Songwriting Contest Finalist, Betsy Listenfelt, a songwriter who has for 25 years played throughout New England, Diane Battistello an an acoustic folk songwriter that leans toward social issues and Jason Valcourt, a brilliant guitarist that brings life experience to his songs.
It's excellent songwriter night at Main Street, featuring a few of my favorite singer/songwriters, as well as mwah. The food is excellent here and the music can't be beat:)
I'll be showcasing a few more of my songs at 11:45 PM at the RISA Guerilla Showcase.
I'll be co-hosting Jane's Joint Guerilla showcase at this years NERFA conference. I also will be showcasing a few of my own songs at 12:15 AM.
I'll be featuring at the TCAN Open Mike, hosted by Mark Steppakoff
Sounds Like: Bruce Cockburn, Michael Franks, Gordon Lightfoot, John Gorka
Bio: PJ Rogue has delighted audiences for over thirty years with his unique combination of eclectic originals and covers. An award winning songwiter, he was recently voted a finalist in the 2015 RISA performing songwriter competition. Over the years, he has opened for such notables as John Gorka, Lui...See Full Bio
““Paul Rogoshewski, a.k.a. PJ Rogue, is a storyteller of the highest order. His songs are filled with vivid imagery and marvelous instrumentation built around a superb voice that takes you on a myriad of insightful journeys and observances that he is personally connected to. His new album, Standing in Front of the World, is a testament to Rogue's sagacious prose and thoughtful musicality and is one of the finest you'll hear this year...””