Sawyer Fredericks

Sawyer Fredericks

Beth Bombara

Tue 8/28/18

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm (event ends at 11:00 pm)

$20 ADV/$22 DOS

This event is all ages

Seated show with Pit, Pitside, and GA sections. Seats are first come, first pick within the section. GA may be standing room only. See the seating map here.

Sawyer Fredericks
Sawyer Fredericks
19 year old Singer-songwriter Sawyer Fredericks, hailing from his family's farm in central New York State, is fast establishing himself as an authentic original, Americana artist with an old soul. His deep, beyond-his-years lyrics and melodies, raw, soulful vocals, and powerful live performances have attracted an ever growing number of devoted fans of all ages, selling out shows throughout the US.

As a folk/blues singer-songwriter, who cut his teeth at local farmers markets, open mics, and iconic New York venues like Caffe Lena, the Towne Crier Cafe, and The Bitter End, Sawyer seemed an unlikely match for reality tv, but quickly won over broad audiences with his genuine delivery and unique arrangements of classic songs, going on to win season 8 of NBC's The Voice.

Fresh from that whirlwind, Sawyer went forward with the release of his major label debut, A Good Storm, with Republic Records, an impressive blend of soulful Folk, blues, and rock, entirely written or cowritten by Sawyer. His 2016 A Good Storm Tour included 62 shows across the US.


For 2018, Sawyer has once again gone independent, the highly-anticipated Hide Your Ghost sheds the high gloss major label treatment, and stays true to Frederick’s honest and elegantly stripped down style, a self-described “free range folk”, incorporating elements of blues, roots rock, and jazz with live instrumental arrangements throughout.
Beth Bombara
Beth Bombara
With 2017's Map & No Direction, Bombara's songs take aim at a larger audience with melodic hooks that showcase a love not only for roots-rock, but the irresistible punch of classic pop, too.

Layered with lush string arrangements, polished to a light shine by producer Karl Kling, and influenced by more than a half-century's worth of British pop classics and rock home runs......The result is Map & No Direction, an album that casts the widest net of Beth's career, from the George Harrison-worthy guitar riffs of the kickoff track, I Tried (You're Too Late), to the sad, sparse beauty of the piano ballad What We're Giving. It's the sound of Beth rediscovering her own abilities as a songwriter — and expanding them, too.
Venue Information:
Slowdown - Main Room
729 North 14th Street
Omaha, NE, 68102-4702
http://www.theslowdown.com/