Tue. Jan 31st, 2023

Son of City Corridor will carry out on the Outdated San Ysidro Church in Corrales on Saturday, Jan. 28. (Courtesy of David Berkeley)

David Berkeley and Ben Parker determined to look again in time for his or her venture Son of City Corridor.

To be actual, the duo are taking it again to the early 1900s and taking up two personas – George Ulysses Brown and Josiah Chester Jones.

“We’ve been round for 80 years and journey around the globe performing,” Berkeley says. “The 2 of us met in England across the flip of the century in a bar struggle over a girl.”

Son of City Corridor will carry out at 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28, on the Outdated San Ysidro Church in Corrales.

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“We inform our story and we’re wearing previous time garments,” Berkeley says. “The music is usually like Simon & Garfunkel.”

Berkeley describes his on-stage character, Josiah, because the son of a former Accomplice basic and born exterior of Lexington, Kentucky.

Josiah was disowned by his household after denouncing the Southern trigger. He was a stowaway on a service provider vessel sure for England and located his voice singing himself to sleep to beat back seasickness and preserve the rats away. The streets of London weren’t form to Josiah, and it wasn’t till he met George that his destiny modified endlessly, although not solely for the higher.

In the meantime the England-based Parker portrays George Ulysses Brown, who hails from the south of England.

At 16, he ran away from the household butcher enterprise and his abusive father, and by no means appeared again.

George spent the higher a part of the following decade out and in of prisons and public homes.

The one regular labor he managed to carry was as a singing waiter within the West Finish.

He ultimately met Josiah on the Outdated Star and the 2 set out for the New Land, new livelihoods and new adventures.

“Folks have laughed at our story,” Berkeley says. “While you journey with somebody and spend a lot time on the open seas, you get to know somebody. These are the tales that we’ve experiences. We’re busy saving one another by means of music and theater.”

Berkeley says the present is in two acts, which final about 35 minutes a chunk.

“We search out these spots to play that assist add to what we’re doing,” he says. “These previous desert locations. The San Ysidro Church offers us an opportunity to time journey. Our joke is that nobody could have us again as a result of we’re typically chased out of city after a present. We’re solely doing one present in New Mexico earlier than we head into the studio to document our second album.”

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