The Cottonwood Restaurant & Bar in Truckee will host singer/songwriter Matt Szlachetka, frontman for the Northstar Session, for a solo show next Thursday night.
The New England native has been preparing for the release of an upcoming solo album, “Waits For A Storm To Find,” in early 2014.
He has released several songs from the album on his official YouTube channel as “The Living Room Sessions.” The latest, released Dec. 17 and titled “And I See You Now,” is an emotional ballad featuring Szlachetka singing and playing acoustic guitar.
“A multi-album artist, Szlachetka has busily recorded four albums over the past five years,” according to the Los Angeles-based performer’s website. “As well, he has played more than 150 shows a year throughout the U.S. with his blend of rock, blues, country and folk influences.”
Szlachetka’s music has been heard on movies and TV shows, including NBC’s “Parenthood,” where he performed in a scene with actor Dax Shepherd.
He has also opened for and/or shared the stage with include Chris Isaac, Brandi Carlisle, John Waite, Chris Hillman, Cracker, Camper Van Beethoven, Greg Laswell, Jonette Napolitano, Hanson, Fishbone, The English Beat, Madi Diaz and The California Honeydrops, according to the site.
The Cottonwood Restaurant & Bar is located at 10142 Rue Hilltop in Truckee. For more information call 530-587-5711.
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