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Winter Park – Music on the Mall features Gregory Alan Isakov

Gregory Alan Isakov has been described by Boulder Weekly as “strong, subtle … a lyrical genius” and has been compared to his influences, Bruce Springsteen, Kelly Joe Phelps, Iron & Wine and Nick Drake.Born in Johannesburg, South Africa, and raised in Philadelphia, Isakov moved to Colorado at the end of the last decade. He recently was named 2008’s Best Acoustic/Folk Artist by the Denver Westword (Audience Award) and was named by the Denver Westword as the Best Singer/Songwriter 2007 (Critics Award).Isakov is also the 2007 winner of the Telluride Troubador Songwriting Competition.He has shared the stage with numerous artists such as Ani Difranco, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Richie Havens, and Fiona Apple.

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