The Free Press, Mankato, MN


October 18, 2013

Master storyteller, songwriter next in MSU Performance Series


Fluctuating between folk rock, alt country and — yes — even yodeling, Cleaves once again earns his place among America's most complex songwriters.

As written in the Austin (Texas) Chronicle recently, "There are few contemporaries that compare. He's become a master craftsman on the order of Guy Clark and John Prine."

If You Go What Slaid Cleaves concert When 7:30 p.m. on Monday Where Elias J. Halling Recital Hall, in MSU's Earley Center for Performing Arts Tickets $15. Those who wish to purchase tickets online should go to For more information, call the Performance Series office, 507-389-5549.

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