Brooklyn Roads Reviews: 'Goodbye to the River' Live at Barbes, Brooklyn NYC.

 

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Rockwood Music Hall, NYC (Above)

It could be 1925 and the Appalachians! A cool clear harmony and narrative driven by the simple guitar cycle and the ghostly violin. Taut vocals and beautiful instrumentation.   - Americana UK.

Making waves in the home of country, from a Yorkshire coal mining background whose roots still show...A latter day Loretta Lynn. - Tim Cooper, The Times, London UK.

Beautiful blend of old timey folk and  alt. country - 4 1/2 STARS American Roots UK

Highlights:

Playing the Brooklyn Country Music Festival, opening for Ramblin' Jack Elliot.

The Carters, the Cashes & the Course of Country Music: 

Jan Bell and The Maybelles opened the night at IFC Center, New York City. THE WINDING STREAM is a story about the family at the heart of American roots music. Part history, part performance, part family saga, the film features interviews with a veritable who’s who of American music.

Emcee and co-producer of A Musical Extravaganza to Restore Red Hook at The Bell House, Brooklyn. Starring Rosanne Cash.

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Click here to see/hear Live Session Interview for Breakthru Radio at Shelter Island Studios, Manhattan, NYC. Hosted by DJ Maia. *

Glastonbury Festival! Band Stand Stage.

Artliner's Berlin with Elyas Khan

Live broadcast Amsterdam FM.

Joe's Pub, NYC with The Sweetback Sisters

Make Music New York with Baby Gramps.

Duets with Jolie Holland - Dumbo Arts Festival, City Winery, NYC. World Cafe, Philadelphia.

Brooklyn Arts Council September 11th memorial Sing at Powerhouse, DUMBO.

 Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival, 'The Real Deal' Songwriters In the Round on the Masters Stage with Claire Lynch, and The Gibson Brothers.

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Tribute album to EC Ball, singing alongside Samantha Parton (The Be Good Tanyas) and Jolie Holland.

Top 3 Albums Country Music Radio UK Hosted by Gail Comfort.

Independent Music Awards 8th Annual Best Alt. Country Album.

Brooklyn Country Music Hall of Fame for 'Unending support of Country Music'

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International Bluegrass Music Awards, IBMA Nashville - Official Artist

Village Voice TOP 10 Folk Albums

1st place WINNER New Orleans City Life Singer/Songwriter

WINNER New Jersey Folk Festival Singer Songwriter

Top 3 Albums of the year CMR Nashville, UK 

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Mayor Bloomberg Award for Women in Business, NYC
Superfine cites Jan Bell and Little Red Hen Music in receipt of the Award.

MacDowell Colony100 year celebration in Central Park

Audience Award Title Track in Malibu Film Festival 'Between the Bridges'

Emerging Leadership Institute at APAP - Arts Presenters and Performers, NYC Annual Convention

Made in Brooklyn and produced by Samantha Parton (The Be Good Tanyas), 'Songs for Love Drunk Sinners' was chosen over thousands of entries world-wide winning The People's Choice Award at the Independent Music Awards.

WINNER! Independent Music Awards for Alt. Country Album of the year