Acoustic Richard Thompson

Sponsored by 89.3 The Current

Richard Thompson

The Fitzgerald Theater
10 E Exchange St.
St. Paul, MN 55101
(651) 290-1200


Thursday, September 12, 2019, 10:00 AM, The Current/Radio Heartland presale
Friday, September 13, 2019, 10:00 AM, Public on sale


In 2017, Ivor Novello Award-winning and GRAMMY®Award-nominated legend Richard Thompson gave himself up to the music itself. Picking up a guitar, emotions echoed through his deft fleet-fingered fretwork, poetic songwriting, impassioned picking. Those transmissions comprise his nineteenth solo album and return to New West Records, 13 Rivers. “I never really think about what songs mean,” he admits. “I just write them. Some of them reflect on what happened a few months ago or even a year ago. It’s a process of surveying my life and where I was at.”

This event is presented by The Current and Radio Heartland.