PREVIEW: Mayer Hawthorne and The County @ Ace of Spades, Sacramento 6/19

June 12. 2012 | By Mayumi Okamoto

Modern day rhythm and blues crooner Andrew Cohen, better known as Mayer Hawthorne, will bring his talent and old school flavor to Sacramento’s Ace of Spades on June 19th prior to embarking on a month long tour with Foster The People. It’s difficult to refrain from comparing Mayer Hawthorne’s aesthetic to the iconic soul musicians from the 1950s and 1960s. With Cohen’s Michigan roots, Motown influences are omnipresent throughout Mayer Hawthorne’s most recent 2011 album How Do You Do. Cohen writes what he means and means what he sings with his no-game-playing straight forward delivery of refreshingly honest lyrics over soulful rhythms. Sacramento’s Ace of Spades is sure to be grooving when Mayer Hawthorne and The County roll through town.

For more information about the show or to purchase advance tickets, check out the Ace of Spades website.

Catch Mayer Hawthorne and The County on tour with Foster The People in a city near you:

June 25th: Deer Lake Park, Vancouver, CA
June 26th: WaMu Theater, Seattle, WA
June 27th: Edgefield Amphitheater, Portland, OR
June 29th: Greek Theatre, Berkeley, CA
June 30th: Gibson Amphitheatre, Los Angeles, CA
July 3rd: Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Denver, CO
July 5th: The Great Saltair, Salt Lake City, UT
July 6th: Comerica Theatre, Phoenix, AZ

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