IWU News Advisory

Contact Chelsey Iaquinta 309/556-3181

January 18, 2005

Event: Blue Moon Coffeehouse to host Anne Heaton

Date: Jan. 29 (Saturday)

Time: Show starts at 8:00 p.m., doors open at 7:30 p.m.

Location: Main Lounge, Memorial Center, 104 E. University St.

Admission: Free and open to the public

Background: Anne Heaton began her musical career as a classically trained pianist and front woman vocalist in college bands. Now, as a touring singer-songwriter she has shared the stage with fellow musicians Melissa Ferrick and Jonatha Brooke, and recently returned from opening for Jewel on her June 2004 West Coast tour.

Heaton, who is hailed by The Boston Globe as “easily [one] of the area's most notable singer-songwriters,” is touring in support of her latest release, Black Notebook. Her longtime collaborator and guitarist Frank Marotta, Jr. will also be present for her return engagement at the Blue Moon Coffeehouse.

Contact: For more information, contact the Blue Moon Coffeehouse information line at (309) 556-3815.