Willie Nile, Brad Wagner

Thu Feb 5 2015

8:00 PM (Doors 7:00 PM)

Club Cafe

56-58 South 12th Street Pittsburgh, PA 15203

Ages 21+

Share With Friends

21 and Over * Limited Seating and Standing Room Only

Opus One Presents
Willie Nile, Brad Wagner

  • Sorry, you missed this event.
  • Check out other similar events on TicketWeb.
  • Willie Nile

    Willie Nile

    Rock & Roll

    The New York Times called Willie Nile “one of the most gifted singer-songwriters to emerge from the New York scene in years.” His album Streets Of New York was hailed as “a platter for the ages” by UNCUT magazine. Rolling Stone listed The Innocent Ones as one of the “Top Ten Best Under-The-Radar Albums of 2011” and BBC Radio called it “THE rock ‘n’ roll album of the year.”

    Bono, Bruce Springsteen, Pete Townshend, Lou Reed, Lucinda Williams, Jim Jarmusch, and Little Steven are among those who have sung his praises. His album, American Ride, won “Best Rock Album of the Year” at the Independent Music Awards. It appeared on over one hundred year-end Top Ten lists for 2013 and Bono called it, “One of the great guides to unravelling the mystery that is the troubled beauty of America.”

    In November 2014 he released an album of piano-based songs, If I Was A River, to universal critical acclaim. “One of the most brilliant singer-songwriters of the past thirty years,” said The New Yorker. No Depression raved “Willie Nile’s artistic renaissance continues unabated.”

    His 2016 album World War Willie appeared on numerous year-end top ten lists as did hid his live shows. As American Songwriter said, “Nile cranks up the volume and tears into these tunes with the same hunger, passion and exuberance he displays in his legendary sweat-soaked shows.” World War Willie was voted “Album Of The Year” by Twangville Magazine and the song Forever Wild was named “Coolest Song In The World” by Little Steven’s Underground Garage. In 2017 he released the critically acclaimed album Positively Bob – Willie Nile Sings Bob Dylan.

    Willie has toured across the U.S. with The Who and has sung with Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band. As the induction program from the Buffalo Music Hall of Fame says: “His live performances are legendary.” His 12th studio album was just released called Children of Paradise and he is bringing his dynamic live show to 2018 audiences worldwide!

    “RIVETING!… Springsteen, Mellencamp, Van Morrison… Willie Nile has earned his standing in that esteemed company! – Blurt

  • Brad Wagner

    Brad Wagner

    Singer-Songwriter

Opus One Presents

Willie Nile, Brad Wagner

Thu Feb 5 2015 8:00 PM

(Doors 7:00 PM)

Club Cafe Pittsburgh PA
Willie Nile, Brad Wagner
  • Sorry, you missed this event.
  • Check out other similar events on TicketWeb.

Ages 21+

21 and Over * Limited Seating and Standing Room Only