Waldo’s Coffeehouse presents: Enjoy sounds from the 60’s and 70’s with Bob Bakert and Friends on August 13 at 7:00 PM
Opening Act: Ted Merkle on his steel drums
On August 13 Waldo’s Coffeehouse presents Bob Bakert and his friends Dustin Cottrell (piano) and Chris Riggenbach (bass). Bob is a phenomenal guitarist whether playing his original work or favorites that the crowd can sing along with. He makes it look easy, but you know that kind of talent only comes from a lifetime of dedication and practice. Putting together his wonderful voice, talent on guitar and his stage presence, you just have a great all around entertainer. Bob is a regular and the organizer of Northwest UUC’s Hungry Ear Coffeehouse. You will enjoy tunes that you can sing along with from Eric Clapton to James Taylor and the Beatles, Pop and Blues. Plus some great originals of Bob. Perfect for a summer night!
Music critics Eddie Mathis states: Bob is a very talented singer, songwriter and guitarist. One of Bob’s greatest talents is surrounding himself with some of Atlanta’s best musicians. His shows are always packed with talent.
Opening act is Ted Merkle. As a solo artist, he plays steel drums accompanied by backing tracks for a full-on band effect.Â Youâ€™ll hear everything from Harry Belafonte to Bob Marley to Jimmy Buffett.
The concert at Emerson UUC, 4010 Canton Road, Marietta, GA 30066 starts at 7:00 PM. Doors open at 6:30 PM. Entrance donation is $10 children under 18 are free. Snacks and drinks will be provided, adult beverages offered for a nominal donation.