Chad Elliott and Bronson Herrmuth


Capitol Theater Fri, Mar 15 7:30 PM


Chad Elliott:

Midwest singer-songwriter Chad Elliott blends folk roots, swampy blues and soulful writing to deliver an original Americana sound. His live performances have been honed over a decade of being on the road performing more than 200 shows each year. Elliott is lauded as “Iowa’s Renaissance man” by Culture Buzz Magazine. He has penned more than 1,500 songs in his career while also cultivating his skills as a painter, sculptor, illustrator and author.

Elliott has worked with many greats and shared the stage with artists of the highest caliber, including Odetta, Tom Paxton, Loudon Wainwright III, R.L. Burnside, Greg Brown, Bo Ramsey, Eric Church, Brantley Gilbert, Counting Crows, Ruthie Foster, Lonestar, Jimmy Vaughan, etc. He has won coveted awards including the Woody Guthrie Song Contest and Iowa Blues Challenge. He placed 3rd in the International Song Contest with his Americana song, "Same Old Way".

Bronson Herrmuth:

From Fort Madison, Iowa, Bronson Herrmuth was signed as a recording Artist with RCA Mexico from 1981-1985 with Iowa band the Ozone Ramblers. Bronson is a bandleader, multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and he has toured 42 states and 18 countries as a performer/entertainer. He’s produced or co-produced more than 40 artists, and he is president of Iowa HomeGrown Music, Al Jolson Black & White Music and Catfish Dancin’ Records. Bronson teaches how to play harmonica for Music for Seniors in conjunction with Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) for Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN. He also gives private lessons and he's author of the book, "100 Miles To A Record Deal”.