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April 26, 2014 (San Diego County) - The spring series of the San Diego County Library Acoustic Showcase continues in May with eight concerts taking place throughout the month!

The Acoustic Showcase series offers a wonderful variety of some of San Diego's very best singer/songwriters, folk music performers and story tellers. These concerts are free and include several in East County and San Diego’s inland areas.  Scroll down for details on these, or for a full list of the concerts countywide, visit

Willa Mamet

Tuesday, May 6  -  6:30 p.m.

Rancho San Diego Branch

A mix of folk, country, Americana and grassy soul, Willa Mamet's music makes you feel like you're right at home.

Sara Petite

Saturday, May 10  -  2 p.m.

Poway Branch

Often described as Americana, Sara Petite's sound is an earthy fusion of folk, bluegrass, country and mountain music with surprising flashes of pop and rock.

Lisa Sanders

Saturday, May 17  -  2 p.m.

El Cajon Branch

Channeling the vocal strength of Chaka Khan and the dusty edge of Bonnie Raitt, Lisa Sanders belts out songs filled with world-weary experience and hope.

Nathan James

Tuesday, May 20 - 6:30 p.m.

Lemon Grove Branch

Whether you catch Nathan James as his true one-man band, playing guitar and stomping out time on his custom suitcase drum set while singing and blowing harmonica, or leading his trio, you are sure to be moved and impressed with the unique energy and soul that he possesses.

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