Songwriter Glen Hansard's new record, "Between Two Shores" is set for January 2018 release. This much anticipated album comes after 2015's Grammy-nominated "Didn't He Ramble". Glen is also one half of the acclaimed duo The Swell Season, and in that capacity in 2007, he and Czech songstress Markéta Irglová took home the Academy Award for Best Original Song for "Falling Slowly" off the Once soundtrack. In 2013, the Broadway adaptation, "Once, The Musical," won eight Tony Awards including the top musical prize itself. As a solo artist Glen has sold out shows worldwide and performed on "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon," "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," "Late Show with David Letterman," and "Tavis Smiley," and has been featured on the Emmy Award-winning program "CBS Sunday Morning." Also the celebrated principal songwriter and vocalist/guitarist for the influential Irish group The Frames. Whether busking the streets of Dublin, where he got his start, or headlining a gig, Glen Hansard has garnered a reputation as an unparalleled frontman.
At the Royal Oak Music Theatre, 318 W. Fourth St., Royal Oak, MI.