Lyle Lovett and his Acoustic Group
Back by popular demand, Texas singer-songwriter Lyle Lovett is returning to the Bay Area this February for two very special all new acoustic performances. Lyle Lovett and his Acoustic Group will return to play Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium on Saturday, February 22 and Marin Center in San Rafael on Sunday, February 23, after selling out his previous performances at both venues in recent years.
A singer, composer and actor, Lyle Lovett has broadened the definition of American music in a career that spans 14 albums over three decades. Coupled with his gift for storytelling, the Texas-based musician fuses elements of Americana, swing, jazz, folk, gospel and blues in a convention-defying manner that breaks down barriers. Whether touring as a ‘Duo’ or with his ‘Acoustic Group’ or ‘The Large Band’, Lovett’s live performances show not only the breadth of this Texas legend’s deep talents, but also the diversity of his influences, making him one of the most compelling and captivating musicians in popular music.
Since his self-titled debut in 1986, Lyle Lovett has evolved into one of music’s most vibrant and iconic performers. Among his many accolades, besides the four Grammy Awards, he was given the Americana Music Association’s inaugural Trailblazer Award, and was named Texas State Musician. His works, rich and eclectic, are some of the most beloved of any living artist working today.