April 19, 2012

Outdoor Coffee House features free music, food

by Christi Mathis

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- The Outdoor Coffee House Series ’12 at Southern Illinois University Carbondale wraps up with an event on Wednesday, April 25, featuring free music and food.           

Student Center Special Programs is presenting the outdoor evening of entertainment from 7 to 9 p.m. on the center’s south patio.  Everyone is welcome to come enjoy live music, food and iced coffee.  In the event of rain, the festivities will move to the Roman Room.

The concert, sponsored by SPC Concerts, will highlight the acoustic guitar sounds of Nashville, Tenn., songwriter and performer Sam West, www.samwestmusic.com.   His recordings include rock, funk, folk and jazz tracks.  His performances in the past year have taken him to venues around the Midwest, Ireland, Alaska and the East Coast.  

For more information, call 618/453-3438 or visit twitter.com/siuc_sc_sp.