MUSIC, COMEDY and MORE
|ZOOM CONCERT: FOLK AND FUN
|One of the most engaging performers on the
New England folk circuit, Howie Newman
combines music, comedy and audience
participation to provide a truly unique
His amusing compositions are up-tempo and
catchy, and he keeps things lively with funny
between-songs banter and short comedy bits
(there is also a smattering of serious songs).
Song topics include television commercials,
baseball, cell phones, middle age dating, the
weather, intergalactic garbage collection and
more. And the material is totally clean, suitable
for all ages.
In addition to his funny original compositions,
Howie adds Classic Rock covers by artists like
the Eagles, Tom Petty, the Kinks, R.E.M., Steely
Dan and others.