Acoustic Friday featuring Chris Ahlman
Friday, January 24, 2020 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Chris Ahlman is a San Francisco Bay Area resident who grew up with music and spent much of his childhood behind a piano and, later, a saxophone. At fifteen, he switched over to guitar and vocal work, and since 2007, has been entertaining audiences with his original music. Chris Ahlman’s “Saving the Music” is having immediate impact at itunes, Rhapsody, Tunecore and other digital aggregates. Sales are impacted by the Title Track and Video release “Saving the Music” The new CD has fourteen tracks of personal, heart felt emotion. His prominent influences are artists such as Dave Matthews, Counting Crows, Pearl Jam, John Mayer, Train, Bob Dylan, Jack Johnson and Hootie and the Blowfish. His lyrics are positive and uplifting, his guitar work is striking, and his vocals are strong and soothing. “My music is focused towards inspiring people to think about life,” he explains, “and the world that we live in from a positive and good perspective. I believe that music is a wonderful and good part of this world which brings people together.” All Chris Ahlman wants to do is spread some positivity with his music, and he is doing that. Performing over 250 dates a year, Chris can be found up and down the West Coast and recently performing in Nashville. Chris Ahlman is a singer/songwriter musician who has spent countless hours in the recording studio, in and around the Bay Area, whether in support of other independent musicians or recording his own material.