Beth Nielson Chapman

Sat
1
April 1, 2023 @ 8:00 pm

The Ark 316 S. Main Ann Arbor, MI 48104 United States

Beth Nielsen Chapman is an eclectic, critically acclaimed American singer-songwriter, a Songwriter’s Hall of Fame member with seven number-one hits, and songs sung by Elton John, Bonnie Raitt, Bette Midler, Willie Nelson, Olivia Newton-John, and Neil Diamond.

$25
Fri
13
January 13, 2023 @ 8:00 pm

The Ark 316 S. Main Ann Arbor, MI 48104 United States

Known for its legendary music collection, including the early albums of Elvis Presley, Sun Studio left an indelible mark on the history of rock ‘n’ roll. In 2005, Tyler Hilton was cast to play the legendary rock star in the blockbuster biopic, Walk the Line (starring Joaquin Phoenix as Johnny Cash). Now Tyler has teamed up with America’s premiere hot jazz and Western swing trio, Hot Club of Cowtown, bringing Elvis’ greatest hits from the Sun Studio years to life on the stage.

$25
Tue
10
January 10, 2023 @ 8:00 pm

Opener: Ben McNulty

The Ark 316 S. Main Ann Arbor, MI 48104 United States

British guitar legend Albert Lee, regarded by many as one of the world’s finest guitar players, with a career spanning more than 50 years, needs no introduction for country music, blues, and rock fans. Widely hailed for his fingerstyle and hybrid picking technique, Albert Lee helped to redefine country guitar for a whole generation of players with his song “Country Boy.” Albert’s many career highlights include two Grammy wins, five years in the Eric Clapton band, and stints with the Rolling Stones’ Bill Wyman, The Crickets, the Everly Brothers, Joe Cocker, Emmylou Harris, Rodney Crowell and many more.

$30
Wed
9
Special Event
November 9 @ 8:00 pm

The Ark 316 S. Main Ann Arbor, MI 48104 United States

Rodney Crowell is one of country music’s most successful songwriters. Audience members are invited to a rare experience as Rodney reads from his brand new book, Word For Word, shares stories, and performs the songs that have made him a renowned and prolific songwriter.

$45, $60
Sat
20
August 20 @ 8:00 pm

The Ark 316 S. Main Ann Arbor, MI 48104 United States

On Saturday, August 20th, as the 9th installation of his “History of American Music” series, George Bedard will present a tribute to American music legend Johnny Cash.

$25
Sun
7
August 7 @ 7:30 pm

The Ark 316 S. Main Ann Arbor, MI 48104 United States

As a child star, Billy Gilman burst onto the national stage in 2000 with the monster hit single “One Voice.” His debut album was certified double platinum in the United States, and he was included in the Guinness Book of World Records for being the youngest singer to ever reach #1 on the Billboard Top Country Album charts.

$25
Sat
11
June 11 @ 8:00 pm

With Special Guest: Radoslav Lorković

The Ark 316 S. Main Ann Arbor, MI 48104 United States

Bill Kirchen is an Ann Arbor-bred guitar god, a Telecaster titan who whirls through a whole gallery of country and rock styles over the course of an evening. Radoslav Lorković, current pianist with Asleep At The Wheel, joins Bill for this special hometown show.

$25
Wed
25
May 25 @ 8:00 pm

With Special Guest: Ana Egge

The Ark 316 S. Main Ann Arbor, MI 48104 United States

With a heartfelt, homespun voice that listeners recognize instantly, Iris DeMent released some of the most powerful roots albums of the 1990s with the beautifully sparse “My Life” and the harder-edged “The Way I Should.”

$35
Wed
4
Live and Virtual
May 4 @ 8:00 pm

The Ark 316 S. Main Ann Arbor, MI 48104 United States

Black Opry is a home for Black artists and Black fans of country, blues, folk, and Americana music. Country music has been made by and loved by Black people since its conception. Livestream access is made possible with support from Ford Motor Company Fund.

$30
Thu
21
April 21 @ 8:00 pm

The Ark 316 S. Main Ann Arbor, MI 48104 United States

Jimmy Webb, America’s Songwriter, has written songs that transcend generations and genres –think “Wichita Lineman,” “MacArthur Park,” “By the Time I Get to Phoenix,” and “Didn’t We.”

$26, $36 reserved, $46 gold circle