Reservoir Dogwoods

Lock Up Your Thesaurus! An Indiana Poetry Tour

Dogwoods on Brick Street February 28, 2011

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From the backwoods of Owen County to downtown Zionsville…



Poetry on Brick Street will present Reservoir Dogwoods

in the cellar room at G. Simone’s Café

112C South Main Street

in downtown Zionsville, Indiana

This event is FREE and will be followed by an open mic.


Brick Street Poetry Inc, a non-profit Zionsville organization registered in the State of Indiana, is a tax-exempt non-profit organization under IRS Code 501(c)(3). Brick Street Poetry Inc. publishes the Tipton Poetry Journal, hosts the monthly poetry series Poetry on Brick Street and sponsors other poetry-related events.


Piece by Piece and All at Once February 15, 2011

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This event will feature singer/songwriters, poets, and artists from all over the Midwest! Sun King Brewery (Indianapolis) will provide beer for purchase and Stable Studios will provide wines for tasting/purchase. Stable Studios will provide catering and all of the food used is harvested from the farms located on the property.

This event is ALL AGES.
$5 at the door.


TONY BREWER solo set

PAPERBACK RIOT (Matthew Jackson + Jarrett Noel of the sun seven and DiHi Recording

First RESERVOIR DOGWOODS show of 2011!


Dogwood Howls at Moon January 10, 2011

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Tony Brewer will make his second appearance as the Official Fact Checker (sponsored by the Institute of Human Knowledge and Hygiene) at the next Encyclopedia Show – Indianapolis, Wed Jan 19 at 8p Earth House in Indy.

More about the original Encyclopedia Show (Chicago) here.

More on the Encyclopedia Show Indianapolis here.


Dogwoods on the Air! December 3, 2010

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This Sunday, Dec 5, three-fourths of the Reservoir Dogwoods will appear on WFHB 91.3 community radio in Bloomington, Ind. The station is having a live broadcast variety show, and the Dogwoods Jason, Matthew, and Tony will be performing solo and a new group piece during the show. Tony will also be performing live sound effects as part of the show.


The Big Show With Buddy Wakefield September 8, 2010

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Well, if you haven’t been living under a rock lately, you SHOULD know that the Reservoir Dogwoods will be opening for BUDDY WAKEFIELD on Sunday September 12. Yep, that’s right. And we’re very excited about the show. You can learn all about the show and the details at the Facebook events page. Check it out and we hope to see everyone at the show!!/event.php?eid=129613370417330&ref=ts


The Reservoir Dogwoods are celebrating National Poetry Month with two exclusive performances! April 2, 2010

The Reservoir Dogwoods are pleased to announce that they will be celebrating National Poetry Month in style. They are performing their work at the Writer’s Center of Indiana on Sunday April 11, 2010 at 7 p.m. for their Evening with the Muse Poetry series. Admission is free. There will an open mic as well. The Writer’s Center of Indiana is located on 67th St. off of College Ave. in Indianapolis at the Indianapolis Art Center. This is a must see event for Dogwood and Poetry fans in Indy.

On April 12, 2010, The Reservoir Dogwoods are returning to our surrogate home base in Columbus, Indiana at the Bartholomew County Public Library for a performance and Q & A. There will also be an open mic for this performance as well. Information is below…

Come celebrate National Poetry Month at the library with The Reservoir Dogwoods and your own poetry! Come listen or participate. Individuals wishing to perform/read their poetry should contact either Matthew Jackson at 812-343-8711 or Mary Clare Speckner at the library 812-379-1266 or

The evening will also feature a performance by The Reservoir Dogwoods and some Q & A concerning poetry, writing and publishing. Matthew Jackson, Tony Brewer, Jason L. Ammerman and Joseph Kerschbaum comprise The Reservoir Dogwoods and each member will have merchandise available for purchase at the event.


The Reservoir Dogwoods coming soon to a therapist near you!! March 14, 2010

The Reservoir Dogwoods are getting ready to reunite for the upcoming dates. Jason, Matthew, Joe and Tony have been hard at work on new material and polishing old material just so you can stay on your toes! Don’t worry, our performances will still be brazen and the kind that you will want to go home and slap your mother about. Stay tuned for information on upcoming performances and maybe a little shout therapy…