Blackfoot River Brewing Company

Live in the Taproom: Larry Hirshberg

Sunday, September 9th - 5:00 pm

Larry Hirshberg tells supple stories in the limited spaces allotted by songs just a few minutes long. While not every line drips with the promise of platinum sales, his solo acoustic effort Ice at Home features some genuine gems.

The title track scores with wordplay centered on an engagement ring left behind. The chorus begins “His baby left the ice at home / Maybe the boys will think she’s all alone”—just enough information to put an image in listeners’ heads and enough indirection to make it interesting, all laid out to a memorable melody. The song stays on the folksy side of an album that blends in considerable blues such as the saloon-style “Calendar Blues,” an uplifting tune about the rhetoric and reality of love.

Hirshberg’s skill with the guitar is considerable…

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Try our flagship Single Malt IPA cask-conditioned and hand poured from the beer engine!

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Wednesday, Nov 18th - Cream with Juniper & Chamomile

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