Welcome to the NoDepression page for Award winning Songwriter and performer Paul Edelman-The jangling Sparrow!
Acclaimed by fans and peers throughout the region for his raw live shows.
Edelman, originally from Philadelphia, left as one of the most respected artists in his genre. Paul has shared the stage with some of Americana's biggest acts including The BottleRockets, James McMurtry, Robert Earl Kean, Niko Case, Big Sandy, The Sadies , Slim Cessna, Scott Miller among many others . He has recorded with music legends like Jimmy Johnson, founder of Muscle Shoals studio, Nashville session staple drummer Martin Parker (Ricky Skaggs, Patti Loveless) and keyboardist Steve Fordham (Mavis Staples). Upon moving to North Carolina he quickly grabbed winner of the 2009 Flat Rock Music Festival songwriter competition.
Lyrically driven stories, song crafting and journeyman performances, Paul is a players player. Look for news of upcoming 2014 tour schedule coming soon!
I'm Asheville based Paul Edelman aka The Jangling Sparrow
I write and perform solo.
I also have a rock trio Pick Your Switch
And I'm new to this site.
First I'd like to invite you to visit and give a listen.
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Posted on January 11, 2012 at 11:00am