Our 2019 Come Hear NC music series continues with Stokes County resident musician Laurelyn Dossett. She co-founded the roots country outfit Polecat Creek, and she’s recently been on the road as part of Rhiannon Giddens’ touring band. Laurelyn has collaborated with the late great Levon Helm, banjo virtuoso Joe Newberry, and the venerable North Carolina
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Taylor Vaden and Memphis Thunder will be paying tribute to Elvis this Saturday August 17th at 7:00 pm with “Remembering Elvis” at The Arts Place, 502 Main Street, Danbury. Memphis Thunder is an authentic 1950’s tribute band focusing on the early hits of Elvis Presley. The vintage look and sound of this band takes the
Thursday, August 15, 2019 The Danbury Songwriters welcome Jack Benedict and guests for a Songwriters Roundtable at The Arts Place. Jack Benedict writes as if he just awoke on the wrong train in a foreign country, lacking a map. His songs evoke the endless, itinerant stumble toward safe harbor, running the gamut from the deeply
Thursday, August 8, 2019 The Danbury Songwriters welcome Leah Kaufman to The Arts Place of Stokes. Based in Raleigh, NC, Leah Kaufman’s music features a clear voice, ear-catching melodies and beautifully crafted lyrics. Her songwriting takes a love for old-time music’s drive and melodic simplicity and marries it with the evocative lyricism of contemporary songwriting.
Thursday, August 1, 2019 The Danbury Songwriters present Riley Baugus at The Arts Place of Stokes. Riley Baugus represents the best of old time American banjo and song. His powerful singing voice and his expert musicianship place him squarely in the next generation of the quality American roots tradition. Tickets are $5 in advance and
July 25, 2019 The Danbury Songwriters present Robin Bullock at The Arts Place of Stokes. Hailed as a “Celtic guitar god” by Baltimore City Paper and “one of the best folk instrumentalists in the business” by Sing Out! Magazine, Robin Bullock is one of the preeminent acoustic music masters of our time. The 17th-century harp