Couple of trad/folk shows coming up at Subculture on Bleecker Street. Get ready for St. Patty’s day with Karan Casey Band’s Irish music.
Wednesday, March 5: Karan Casey Band
Karan Casey is an award-winning musician whose career spans over two decades, and former member of the Irish sensation, Solas. With over half a million albums sold, Casey is an inspiring and innovative staple within the Irish traditional and folk music world. She has released six solo records to critical acclaim from Billboard, All Music Guide, USAToday, among others. Casey has toured throughout North America, Europe, and Japan with her band (nominated for the BB Folk Awards and the Danish Grammys), plays at festivals all over the world, and performs at famous venues like the Kennedy Center and the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall. She plans to showcase her provocative voice on her latest record, Two More Hours, with her band at SubCulture on March 5th.
www.karancasey.com | Tix: $17 in advance / $22 at the door
Thursday, March 27: John Gorka
Hailed by Rolling Stone as “the preeminent male singer-songwriter of what has been dubbed the ‘New Folk Movement’”, John Gorka is an award-winning, critically acclaimed artist known for his soulful baritone voice. His sound and lyrical insight has earned him generations of devoted fans and a career that’s found him gracing the stages of PBS’ Austin City Limits, NPR’s Mountain Stage and venues worldwide. Gorka will be performing material from his twelfth studio album,Bright Side of Down (Red House Records), at SubCulture.
http://johngorka.com/ | Tix: $25 in advance / $30 at the door