Singer-songwriter Steve Roth now lives in Nashville with his wife, Meredith, and together they make music as the Hangman's Beautiful Daughter (see www.rothsongs.com). They return home for shows at 9:30 p.m. Saturday in the Irishman Pub (5601 Main St., Williamsville) and 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in Parings Wine Bar (5893 Main St., Williamsville).
>Nashville in a nutshell?
Friendly, historic, somewhat scatterbrained.
>What are you most proud of?
My sons, wife, chihuahuas.
>First public performance was where?
Alden Mennonite Church. (Seriously.)
>A perfect day?
Sunshine, playing guitar, Jagerbombs.
>Music I feel close to...
Is indie, earthy, naked.
-- Mary Kunz Goldman