The Lone Star troubadour Robert Earl Keen will return to the Wilma for a live concert on July 26, 2021.
REK sold out the Top Hat in 2015 and has headlined the Wilma several times including an unforgettable night in 2018 when he performed with his good friend Lyle Lovett. Known for his great storytelling and distinct songwriting, REK knows how to hold an audience’s attention as good as anyone.
This will be a fully reserved seated show, so if you have a favorite spot at the Wilma, make sure to grab your tickets early!
PRESALE: Limited Logjam presale tickets for Robert Earl Keen will be available online only from 10am to 10pm (or while supplies last) Thursday, June 3rd. A password will be provided via email after completing the sign up form below. PLEASE NOTE: Logjam Gift Cards cannot be used for presale purchases. Learn how to purchase tickets with your Logjam gift card here.
About Robert Earl Keen
It’s not always easy to sum up a career — let alone a life’s ambition — so succinctly, but those five words from Robert Earl Keen’s calling-card anthem just about do it.
You can complete the lyric with the next five words — the ones routinely shouted back at Keen by thousands of fans a night (“and the party never ends!”) — just to punctuate the point with a flourish, but it’s the part about the journey that gets right to the heart of what makes Keen tick. Some people take up a life of playing music with the goal of someday reaching a destination of fame and fortune; but from the get-go, Keen just wanted to write and sing his own songs, and to keep writing and singing them for as long as possible.
“I always thought that I wanted to play music, and I always knew that you had to get some recognition in order to continue to play music,” Keen says. “But I never thought of it in terms of getting to be a big star. I thought of it in terms of having a really, really good career and writing some good songs, and getting onstage and having a really good time.” Continue reading…