Von Strantz | Mishawaka, IN, USA

“If you don’t have a soul child, you’re gonna have one by the time we’re done.” Jess Strantz, the founder and main vocalist of Von Strantz, declares between songs to the audience and band surrounding her. She exchanges glances

Shook Twins | Sandpoint, ID, USA

“I love the harmonies of the Shook Twins, the dreamlike songs that seem somehow permeated by the American Folk tradition, without actually being part of it. They make music that twines through your soul the way vines cover an abandoned

Kendra Swanson | Freeport, IL, USA

Kendra Swanson is an independent folk music performer and songwriter. With strong, expressive vocals and energetic instrumentation, she applies a timeless sound to original compositions written from (and about) the American heartland. It has been described as "soulful," "homey," "sincere,"…

Jami Lynn | Spearfish, SD, USA

It’s been a good year for Jami Lynn. With high honors in the Rocky Mountain Folks Festival’s Songwriting Showcase Finals, new album “Fall is a Good Time to Die” named to The Telegraph’s top country albums of 2015 (next…

Grace Minnick | Bloomington, IN, USA

Grace Minnick is a singer-songwriter from Fort Wayne, Indiana. She was a member of the Wayne Children’s Choir ages seven to eighteen, and it was in that organization that she learned a variety of classical and interpretational music skills. She…

Martin Rubashov | Sverige, Sweden

In 2014, Martin Rubashov began working on his second album with his friend and producer Daniel Lindblom. Songs had been written in both Stockholm and in Rubashov´s cabin based in the forest of Hälsingland. Rubashov and Lindblom decided to travel…

Piper Hayes | Toronto, ON, CAN

Toronto soul-folk singer, songwriter and performer Piper Hayes has captivated audiences with her truly authentic live performances; she is a one woman party and her evocative yet powerful voice will take you to other dimensions. She released a full-length live…

Emily Donohue | Seattle, WA, USA

Emily Donohue is a singer/songwriter hailing from Bainbridge Island, Washington. She started singing at an early age, but it wasn't until teaching herself guitar during her freshman year of college that she truly began to explore life through lyrics. She…

Jordan Prince | New Orleans, LA, USA

Jordan Prince is an Indie Singer-Songwriter based out of New Orleans, LA. He has played for the national independent arts organization RAW: Natural Born Artists, along with the Louisiana-based television program LA South, and for the international online music series…

Faith Evans Ruch | Memphis, TN, USA

It used to be that a typical day for Faith Evans Ruch was full of heart beats, medical charts and newborn babies. In the summer of 2011, the registered nurse decided to give in to her muse, pick up a…

Scott Cook | Alberta, Canada

A roots balladeer with a rare personal warmth, Canada's Scott Cook has managed to distill the stories collected over a decade of near-incessant touring across Canada, the USA, Europe, Asia, and Australia into straight-talking, keenly observant verse.  His fourth DIY…

Jack Carty | Bellingen, NSW, Australia

Few people in Australia tour like Jack Carty.

Following the September 2014 release of his third studio album “Esk” (which landed at #7 on the Australian Independent Record Labels Association’s Album Chart and #17 on The Au Review’s list…