Freedy Johnston

  • acoustic
  • folk

A gifted songwriter whose lyrics paint sometimes witty, often poignant portraits of characters often unaware of how their lives have gone wrong, Freedy Johnston seemingly appeared out of nowhere in the early '90s and quickly established himself as one of the most acclaimed new singer/songwriters of the day. Johnston was born in 1961 in Kinsley, KS, a small town with the odd distinction of being equidistant between New York City and San Francisco.


Live at the Ludlow Garage

Rumors have been circling for quite some time that this space may become a music venue, once again. Those rumors have been confirmed and we can look forward to Live at the Ludlow Garage to open by September of this year!  Scott Crawford is the owner of Live at the Ludlow Garage as well as the...

Freedy Johnston Brings “Bad Reputation” to Southgate Tonight

If you are over the age of 25 and somehow don’t remember the name Freedy Johnston, you’ll certainly remember his 1994 smash album This Perfect World, and its ubiquitous alt single “Bad Reputation.” What you may not know is that the acclaimed New York-based singer-songwriter is hard at work...