OXFORD – Saturday, Nov. 3, at 7:30 p.m., 6 On The Square (6OTS) is proud to present nationally acclaimed folk singer-songwriter, David Mallett. With songs that have been recorded by more than 150 artists, David’s been described as a poet and troubadour, and “the best American Folk singer alive.” His most famous tune, “Garden Song,” [Inch by Inch] is an American folk classic. Mallett’s career has spanned four decades and fourteen albums …so far.
David Mallett has written material for an eclectic list of artists that includes Pete Seeger, Alison Kraus, Emmylou Harris, Kathy Mattea, John Denver, and even the Muppets. His songs are filled with passion, evocative imagery, and a sense of the inevitable passage of time. The struggle of the common man and the loss of small towns and landscapes is the subject of many of his songs and will seem quite familiar to our area. David’s music speaks to the essential things that move us all.