Time to get out of the heat and into a show! Val has an upcomming show July 26th and all those in the NYC, New Jersey, PA areas should try and make it out to the Rockwood Music Hall in NYC that night. We know he is on a slight break from music, so we’re incredibly lucky to get this show during this period! Hope you guys are able to make it to the show!
07/26 - Rockwood Music Hall - New York, NY 8PM Sharp
196 Allen Street, NYC 10002
Between Houston and Stanton
Tickets aren’t on sale yet, so once they become available, we’ll post a link. And for more info on this show or upcomming shows, make sure you check out Val’s website, follow him on tumblr, and sign-up to get email updates.
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People of New Jersey, Pennsylvania & New York, come see Val Emmich LIVE at the Asbury Cafe Presents “Spring Acoustic Festival” Acoustic Rock on May 23rd at The Saint in Asbury Park, NJ!
This is a doors open at 7:00pm, ages 18+ and no talking during performances type of show! So come see Val play an acoustic set and try out some new songs he’s been writing!
May 23rd @ 7pm
601 Main Street
Asbury Park, NJ 07712
Photo Credit: Mike Black Photos
What’s it all about, Val?
Val Emmich’s excellent new album, “Aide Memoire,” is a nuanced rock record — at times whisper delicate and at times brusquely pointed — that also asks some pretty big questions.
Take the ethereal track “Wooly Mammoth.”
“I don’t know where that song came from,” said Emmich, a native of Manalapan. “It’s about the world we’re leaving to our kids. I had an almost apocalyptic vision of there’s so many people, and when we’re gone, what’s left? We’re just bones, just like the wooly mammoths.”
Emmich’s introspection was perhaps prompted by the arrival of a new baby nine months ago for he and his wife, who live in Jersey City.
Read the rest of the article by going to MyCentralJersey.com.