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What Am I Afraid Of?

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“This is an amazing and impeccably produced album. The lyrics intense, the instrumentation great and heavy.”

               Spencer Tweedy, of the band "Tweedy."

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 Sunday Nights | 7 PM CST

La Tejita
Playa Madera

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Wednesday Nights | 7 PM CST

Zihua Bay
Calle Adelita

Playa Madera

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Ken Newman is a Singer, Guitarist, and Songwriter.  In addition to performing with a number of bands, Ken does solo acoustic shows in Northern California and Zihuatanejo, Mexico. His album, “What Am I Afraid Of?” produced by Scott Mickelson, was released to broad critical acclaim on April 22,  2022.  The music video of the title track has been awarded at over 15 International Film Festivals.   

A percent of our profits go to Blanket the Homeless.



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  • Feb 28, 2024, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM CST
    Zihuatanejo, C. Adelita 141, Playa la Madera, 40894 Zihuatanejo, Gro., Mexico
    Ken Newman plays two hours of original music, classic rock and Flamenco from 7-9pm CST every Wednesday night through April 2024 at Zihua Bay Restaurant on Calle Adelita in Playa Madera . Fine food and great music on one of the most charming streets in Zihuatanejo.
  • Mar 01, 2024, 6:45 PM – 8:45 PM CST
    La Terracita Restaurant, P.º del Pescador, Centro, Zihuatanejo, Gro., Mexico
    Ken Newman plays two hours of original music, classic rock, jazz and Flamenco from 6:45 to 8:45pm CST every Friday night through April 2024 at La Terracita Restaurant on Paseo de Pescador in Playa Madera. Great food on an open air terrace with gorgeous views of Zihua Bay.
  • Mar 02, 2024, 6:00 PM CST – Mar 09, 2024, 8:00 PM CST
    Zihuatanejo, Zihuatanejo, Guerrero, Mexico
    Ken Newman is a featured performer at the 20th annual Zihuafest (The Zihuatanejo International Guitar Festival) in Zihuatanejo, Guerrero, Mexico.
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