Celebrating the life of indie rock poet David Berman on Sat, Nov 16

On Saturday, November 16, join friends, alums, and community at the Stage at WTJU to remember the life of David Berman.

David was an indie-rock poet, leader of the band Silver Jews, and former WTJU DJ. He died on August 7.

From 2 – 4 p.m., listen to on-air anecdotes on Radio Freedonia shared by those who knew David. And check out a special pop-up exhibition of Bermanalia in the Charles Wright papers from UVA Special Collections Library.

From 6 – 10 p.m., join us for live music performances dedicated to David’s life and creative work. Performers will include The Wild Kindness Band, The Walnut Falcons, Shannon Worrell, Devon Sproule & Paul Curreri, Diane Cluck, Ned Oldham, and many more.

RSVP at Facebook if you’re able to.

The event is free and open to the public.

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