September 15, 2018 Saturday 7:30 p.m.
“Like Clint Eastwood, John Doe is an unusually handsome American pop-culture figure
with an unusually hardy career…the songs play Doe’s steely frontiersman reserve
against his big tenor...”—The New Yorker
John Doe is a founding member of the seminal L.A. punk rock outfit X and the country spin-off band The Knitters. Doe’s solo career began with 1990’s Meet John Doe. Since then he has garnered worldwide acclaim. Entertainment Weekly calls his work, “rip-roarin’ and warm-hearted,” Q deems it “the tightest, finest and most morally acute music of the last 20 years,” and The Boston Globe praises its “striking emotional territory…”