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Fresh interviews with many great music talents are included in Clay Eals' 10th anniversary presentation of his biography of Steve Goodman: Facing the Music, updated 4th printing published by ECW Press (2007-2017). Goodman was an American folk music singer-songwriter from Chicago, who wrote the song "City of New Orleans," recorded by Arlo Guthrie and Willie Nelson. Friday, Feb. 3rd, 5PM. Sponsored by Southwest Seattle Historical Society.
Lots of photos and available music performed by artists in tribute to singer/songwriter Goodman will be shared in addition to interviews with many sources, including Arlo Guthrie, Studs Terkel, and Willie Nelson -- plus Goodman interview excerpts.The presentation will include performances of several key Goodman songs, including two about the Chicago Cubs, the 2016 World Series champions. Clay will sing, and Brad Chrisman, longtime volunteer for the Historical Society and former board vice-president, will play guitar -- chorus sing-a-longs will be encouraged.