Guitar Night in the Lounge featuring Collin Hill , Chris Dunnett, and Forest Bailey - 5/29/19Wednesday, May 29 2019 5:30pm Doors / 7:00pm Start / Ends 9:00pm (Estimated End Time)
Guitar Night in the Lounge featuring Collin Hill , Chris Dunnett, and Forest Bailey - 5/29/19
at City Winery The Lounge at City Winery
- 9:00pm (Estimated End Time)
TICKETS ARE $15 IN ADVANCE, & $20 AT THE DOOR
Collin Hill is a 20 year old Fingerstyle guitarist based in Nashville TN. He grew up in southern California first learning to play the violin at a young age. Later, he picked up the guitar which after a few years truly became his passion. At age 16, he found artists like Tommy Emmanuel, Chet Atkins, Jack Pearson, Sungha Jung, Emil Ernebro and many more who have influenced his playing. He is now focused on arranging songs and writing his own music.
for percussion and strings for bass and melody all at once, has led him to maintaining over 150 concerts a year, performing nationally from California to North Carolina. He is now a nomadic musician, captivating audiences and sharing joy with everyone he encounters. Forest has been invited to perform on television at Good Day San Antonio, Texas as well as music conventions such as The NAMM Show in Anaheim, California.
Chris Dunnett (Du-Nay)
As a solo artist Chris performs at festivals, private parties/events, restaurants, house concerts, and workshops. He has performed for The Federal Bar Association, The Ohio EPA, and twice at an International guitar festival in Zihuatanejo, Mexico where he was among 22 artists chosen out of over 250 two years in a row.
Since relocating from Cincinnati to Nashville in 2008 Chris has also played guitar for various touring acts, hit song writers, and a 3-time Grammy winner.
Chris has had numerous songs in film & T.V. (America’s Got Talent, Let’s Make A Deal, Beach Patrol, Nitro Circus, MTV, Clean House, Amexicano and others). He also has 2 solo CDs out of Flamenco-based World Fusion, “El Samuraichi” & “Higher Glyphics” which incorporate Flamenco, Gypsy, Middle Eastern and other World/Ethnic styles. His live CD (It’s Alive One) has original songs and covers that range from Eiffel 65 to Metallica. His music has been heard on over 200 radio stations around the World. He is currently working on a new album of just solo acoustic guitar instrumentals many of which are a cross between Americana and New-Age.
Forest Bailey crafts a unique combination of fingerstyle and percussive playing that is all his own. Drawing from various influences like Michael Hedges, Led Zeppelin, Dream Theater, and The Beatles, each song is a musical journey that further shows what two hands and an acoustic guitar can accomplish. Within each song, the musical moments he sets up make your heart a little warmer, tickle your eardrums, and invite you to groove right along with Forest. He underscores these sonic adventures with a stage presence that exudes every ounce of passion he has for his craft.
Although initially enamored by classic rock and heavy metal in his teenage years, Forest traded cranked-up half stacks and over-driven guitars for solo acoustic guitar in 2015. His unorthodox style of playing, which consists of using the body