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june, 2023

10jun6:00 pm9:00 pmLaura Flanagan and Evan Powell | The Heritage Listening Room @ Nashwell Cafe @ 7pm

Event Details

Laura Flanagan and Evan Powell
The Heritage Listening Room
Nashwell Cafe
1212 Avenue K

Saturday, June 10th
6 – 10pm, Music at 7pm

Tickets: $23;


Laura Flanagan and Evan Powell perform dance tunes and songs from Ireland, Australia, and the Southwest United States on fiddle, voice, flute, and piano. Laura and Evan interweave stories, songs, and tunes. Together they create a unique, nostalgic musical picture that draws on Laura’s love of history and knack for digging up lost stories as well as Evan’s jazz training and broad musical background. Their shared love of traditional Irish music stitches everything together taking you on a one-of-a-kind musical journey.

Laura Flanagan

Laura Flanagan has performed and taught fiddle at music camps and festivals in the United States and Australia including the O’Flaherty Irish Music Retreat, Cascadia Irish Music Camp and Australia’s National Celtic Festival. Additionally, her teaching experience includes 15 years as a public-school music educator. Also passionate about history and telling untold stories, Laura was featured on the podcast Irish Music Stories. She deeply believes in music’s power to bring people together and build community.

“She plays like she was born to it.” – Irish Music Magazine

Evan Powell

Evan Powell’s love for the piano reaches back to his early years, but his journey into Irish traditional music began while studying jazz performance at Florida State University. Evan is also a passionate educator. He has given workshops at various Irish music festivals and has been a guest lecturer on the topics of harmony and improvisation at universities both in the United States and abroad. He currently resides in Austin, Texas.




Menu by Chef Angela Nash-Blackwell

$23 tickets (absorb fees) for total of $24.90

Drink + Nashwell Meat Pie & Listening Room cover

Drink + Nashwell Sausage Roll & Listening Room cover

Drink + Cured Salmon Board & Listening Room cover

Vegetarian options are available upon arrival. Feel free to order from the menu!



6:00pm – Artist casual welcome from stage with drinks & hospitality

6:30pm – Dinner is served with Meat Pie or Vegetarian option with salad

7:00pm – Order drinks and food while the official CD Release begins

8:30pm – Event ends and final hour of beverage service begins

9:30pm – Last call for alcohol and espresso beverages

10:00pm – Doors close until reopening 7am Monday hosts The Heritage Listening Room every Final Friday of the month. Book your tickets online for three course dinner with matching music sets for singer/songwriter storytelling.

A new tradition of broadcasting local musicians begins in The Heritage Listening Room at, a timeless celebration of Texas music.

Inspired by the timeless celebration of Texas music with Austin City Limits, Nashwell brings Lubbock musicians to the stage in a monthly, recorded event with online distribution.

The Heritage Listening Room is created and hosted by Sal of Stonewall Hippies fame and Phlip Coggins, formerly the lead Lethario and now Sal’s lead guitar. Jonathan Blackwell, MA, MBA, Managing Partner of Nashwell hosts the event from 6-9pm on the Final Friday of every month.

Before the event, Tickets go on sale and the menu is announced to ticketholders.


(Saturday) 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm