Sarah McQuaid dropped by as she was heading out of town. She had just played at the Waterford Public Library the day before. She stopped by and played us a few songs from her new album, "If We Dig Any Deeper, It Could Get Dangerous."
Sarah McQuaid plays songs and talks about her new album, "If We Dig Any Deeper, It Could Get Dangerous."
Just by chance, singer-songwriter Erin Rae ended up on the Brett Dennen tour that made a stop at the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall in November.
Erin caught the attention of John Paul White (ex of the Civil Wars) who signed her to his Single Lock Records label. She recorded her latest album in a former Franciscan monastery in Appleton, WI. Utilizing the reverberant sound that one might expect from such a space, and living on site (it's sort of an artist retreat, now), helped put her in a very special space to unleash the highly personal songs on "Putting On Airs."
Wine. Cheese. Licorice. That's how the Wynotte Sisters met. They found that they each had a penchant for some great old Christmas chestnuts. And for the past few years, they've been making a name for themselves in the Hudson Valley playing holiday shows.
Hear their story, and the three part harmonies in a few, cool yule tunes.