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Tyler Giles, Greg Butera, Riley Downing

February 20, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Tyler Giles, Greg Butera, Riley Downing

Happy Hour 4pm-7pm

Riley Downing at 8pm

Tyler Giles at 9pm

Greg Butera at 10pm

About the Songwriters:

Riley Downing- “Riley Downing is a songwriter from Holt, Missouri, north of Kansas City. Along with Sam Doores, he is the leader of the New Orleans country-soul band The Deslondes. Sam & Riley, along with the backing band The Tumbleweeds, released their debut album, Holy Cross Blues, in the fall of 2012 and were the opening act on the spring 2013 Alabama Shakes tour. Downing has also performed as a solo act supporting Alabama Shakes and at the Heartbreaker Banquet at South By Southwest. In 2013, The Tumbleweeds changed their name to The Deslondes; the band signed with New West Records in 2014. Among Downing’s original songs are “Throw Another Cap on the Fire,” “Alligator Shoes,” and “This Morning I Was Born Again” (written based on a Woody Guthrie lyric sheet).”

Tyler Giles- “Tyler is a songwriter and performer based in a migratory circle within the Midwest.”

Greg Butera- “Greg Butera is a performer from Houston, TX, living in Santa Fe, NM. His debut solo record “Tell Me Now” won Best Album of the Year in Santa Fe after its March 2016 release. “”Call it folk. Call it country. Call it americana. Call it whatever. Greg Butera is creating music deeply rooted in America’s rich traditional past.”” – Mecca Lecca” –information taken from the artist’s website

Tyler Giles, Greg Butera, Riley Downing


February 20, 2018
8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Westport Saloon
4112 Pennsylvania Ave
Kansas City, MO 64111 United States
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