- This event has passed.
August 17 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pmPurchase Reserved Seating
ty thurman began playing guitar at age 7, learning his first chords from his grandpa, a popular oklahoma musician and fiddler. he went on to develop as a lead guitarist and singer, performing WITH a variety of ACTS AROUND THE ST. LOUIS AREA, AND LATER, THE CONNECTICUT SHORELINE.his interest in songwriting began
with “the action,” a high energy rock band that performed all original material. eventually, he returned to his country roots, and began to perform his own tunes around the san fransisco bay area in the late 90’s.
IN 1998, TY LEFT A SILICON VALLEY CAREER TO PURSUE HIS MUSICAL DREAMS IN NASHVILLE. HE FOUND WORK AT huntsman entertainment, a country radio production and music publishing COMPANY on nashville’s historic “music row.”
NIGHTS, HE WORKED PART-TIME AT THE BLUEBIRD CAFE, A TOP ACOUSTIC VENUE KNOWN AROUND THE WORLD, AND THE LOCATION OF THE POPULAR PBS SERIES
“LIVE AT THE BLUEBIRD.”
OVER THE YEARS, TY MET MANY OF COUNTRY MUSIC’S TOP ARTISTS AND TUNESMITHS, LISTENING TO AND STUDYING THEIR HIT SONGS. IN TIME, HE WAS INVITED TO PERFORM AT THE BLUEBIRD AND OTHER POPULAR CLUBS, AND HAD THE CHANCE TO WRITE WITH AND APPEAR ALONGSIDE MANY OF HIS SONGWRITING HEROES.
TODAY, TY LIVES IN THE FLORIDA KEYS, WHERE HE CONTINUES TO WRITE, PLAY GUITAR AND SING HIS SONGS, MANY NOW FLAVORED WITH THE SPIRIT OF THE TROPICS. performing live as a solo act and often with his Band,
he returns to Nashville in August 2018 to Begin recording his next CD, to include the new song “Drinks Came True”.