KCSB is a proud sponsor of Tales From the Tavern, a critically acclaimed concert series that brings in top notch singer-songwriters from all over the world. The latest season of Tales From the Tavern began on October 8th. Up next are Tom Russell — a singer-songwriter most identified with the Texas Country music tradition, but who also incorporates elements of folk, Tex-Mex and the cowboy music of the American West — and local roots musician Wil Ridge, on Weds., Dec. 3rd.

Other performers in this season’s Tales From the Tavern Series, running on Wednesday nights through December 10th, include: Kevin Welch and Carla Olson (Oct. 8th); Eliza Gilkyson (Oct. 22nd); Malcolm Holcombe and Tony Furtado (Nov. 12th); Annabelle Chvostek and Chuck Prophet (Nov. 19); and Kelly Joe Phelps (Dec. 10).

Noted for offering an uniquely intimate experience between artist and audience, Tales From the Tavern takes place at the Maverick Saloon, which is at 3687 Sagunto Street in Santa Ynez. These events are 21 & over only. All concerts begin at 7pm. Tickets are available by calling (805) 688-0383, or online at talesfromthetavern.com.