David Wax Museum has been added to the Friday bill of John Wesley Harding's Cabinet of Wonders, also featuring Andrew Bird, Josh Ritter, Tift Merritt, Kristin Hersh, which will be held at City Winery.
WHO: David Wax Museum, Andrew Bird, Josh Ritter, Tift Merritt, Daniel Felsenfeld & The Jessold Consort, Kristin Hersh, Jonathan Coe, Paul Muldoon,
Eugene Mirman & John Wesley Harding
WHAT: John Wesley Harding's Cabinet of Wonders
WHEN: 8pm, March 11, 2011
WHERE: City Winery
TICKETS: $22, $25, $35, http://www.citywinery.com/events/120506
Previously enjoying a residency at Le Poisson Rouge, John Wesley Harding's Cabinet Of Wonders now makes its debut at City Winery for a series of dates in 2011. The original Cabinet of Wonders were precursors to the modern museum; a microcosm of the world itself. John Wesley Harding's Cabinet of Wonders does much the same, with added rock and roll.
Time Out New York has called the Cabinet of Wonders "a fantastic hybrid creation - part variety show, part concert." The Village Voice said, "See what all the buzz is about. A brilliant evening of laid-back fun."
"I wanted to bring together my novel writing friends (who mostly envy my musician friends) and my musician friends (who mostly envy my novel writing friends) under one flag," says John Wesley Harding. "Then add Eugene Mirman and his comedians of comedy... The fact is: I like everyone who's performing.http://www.davidwaxmuseum.com/Site/Home.htmlhttp://shorefire.com/clients/dwaxmuseum/http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-David-Wax-Museum/6634843546