Nobody knows songs of the heart like Blues treasure, Toni Lynn Washington. Toni is the real thing. If you're in love, or havea bad case of the "blues," this beautiful singer will touch your heart and make you smile!
For over 25 years, The Yellowjackets -- saxophonist Bob Mintzer, pianist Russell Ferrante, bassist Jimmy Haslip and drummer Will Kennedy -- have combined jazz, rock and electronic instruments. Now, the sensational and discerning guitarist Mike Stern, veteran of Miles and Michael Brecker bands, joins the group to lead "Chromazone," "I Wonder" and "Dreams Go." Bob Mintzer brings forth soulful sax and the true wonders of the EWI (ee-wee). Wendell Pierce hosts.
Sarah Blacker is a full-time touring singer/songwriter, and part-time Board Certified Music-Therapist for children with special needs.
A recent nominee for a New England Music Award for female performer of the year, and singer/songwriter of the year by Limelight Magazine, she also took home the title of Artist of the Year from My Rural Radio based out of Central PA for 2011.
The Yankee Dogs (Bill Reid, Louise Muller and Mike Barrette) came together during jam sessions at open mics and discovered a shared love of American roots music. Reid’s interest in traditional American music along with Muller’s and Barrette’s renown solo work makes for a fun and rollicking time through a catalog of western swing, folk rock, blues, rockabilly, rock & roll, and bluegrass. mullerhead.com/YankeeDogs/
Lori McKenna is a mother of 5 and wife of 18 years who grew up in Stoughton, MA where she still lives today. For years she drove her kids to school in a minivan with 150,000 miles on it. It is fitting Lori entitled her Warner Bros. debut album Unglamorous.
Antje Duvekot solidified her reputation as one of Boston’s top singer songwriters with “Big Dream Boulevard,” her debut studio release and “the Near Demise of the Highwire Dancer” her follow-up CD.
The debut CD was produced by Seamus Egan, founder of the Irish super group, SOLAS. The project was released on acclaimed songwriter Ellis Paul’s label, Black Wolf Records and quickly attracted international attention for Antje.
The highly acclaimed husband-wife duo, Aubrey Atwater and Elwood Donnelly, present delightful programs of traditional American and Celtic folk songs, a capella pieces, oldtime gospel songs, dance tunes, and original works. Elwood and Aubrey blend gorgeous and unusual harmonies and play guitar, Appalachian mountain dulcimer, mandolin, tin whistle, harmonica, banjo, bones, spoons, limberjacks, and other surprises including Appalachian clog dancing, French Canadian footwork, and Tap.