Red Clay Theatre
3116 Main Street
Duluth, GA 30096
8:00 p.m. Saturday, March 16, 2013
American songwriter, composer, and singer, Jimmy Webb, known worldwide as a master of his trade, will appear at a special evening at the Red Clay Theatre as part of the Eddie Owens Presents series.
His platinum-selling classics include "Up, Up and Away", "By the Time I Get to Phoenix", "Wichita Lineman", "Galveston", "The Worst That Could Happen", "All I Know", and "MacArthur Park."
His songs have been recorded or performed by the best including Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley, Judy Collins, Isaac Hayes, Art Garfunkel, Linda Ronstadt, R.E.M., Michael Feinstein, Glen Campbell, and Carly Simon. According to BMI, his song "By the Time I Get to Phoenix" reached the third highest number of performances of any song in the fifty years between 1940 to 1990. Webb is the only artist ever to have received Grammy Awards for music, lyrics, and orchestration.
Webb's 2010 CD, "Just Across the River" features duets with friends including Billy Joel, Vince Gill, Willie Nelson, Jackson Browne and Glen Campbell. A follow up CD is about to be released in early spring. Regular Reserved Seating: $35 in advance / $40 at the door. Premium Reserved Seating: $38 in advance / $42 at the door