Edmonds Center for the Arts
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With its roots in gospel, doo wop, and the sophisticated jazz-influenced singing groups of mid-century America (such as the Hi-Los), the a cappella vocal group Take 6 is both a throwback to an earlier, more genteel era of American music and a precursor for a number of black male pop groups of the '90s, most notably Boyz II Men....
While they came into prominence as part of the late-'80s folky singer/songwriter revival, the Indigo Girls had staying power where other artists from the same era quickly faded. Their two-women-with-guitars formula may not have seemed very revolutionary on paper, but the combination of two distinct personalities and songwriting styles provided tension and an interesting balance....
Get Away from Me, the title of singer/songwriter Nellie McKay's debut album, was a play on two titles by romantic female vocalists who became popular in the early 2000s: Norah Jones' Come Away with Me and Jane Monheit's Come Dream with Me....
Singer Judy Collins was, along with Joan Baez, one of the two major interpretive singers to emerge from the folk revival of the late '50s and early â€˜60s. Like Baez, she began singing traditional folk songs, then moved on to popularize the work of contemporary singer/songwriters, even writing her own songs occasionally....
The seeds of one of the most highly rated contemporary Irish bands were sown in 1996, when former Waterboy and Sharon Shannon bassist Trevor Hutchinson teamed up with guitarist Donogh Hennessy for a Scandinavian tour....
Guitarist/vocalist Keb' Mo' draws heavily on the old-fashioned country blues style of Robert Johnson while keeping his sound contemporary with touches of soul and folksy storytelling. A skilled frontman as well as an accomplished sideman, he writes much of his own material and has applied his acoustic, electric, and slide guitar skills to jazz- and rock-oriented bands....
One of the few male jazz singers from around the baby boom generation, Kurt Elling is an anomaly simply by profession. Given the depth and broad vision of his recordings and performance style, Elling is in a league of his own....
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|12/11||7:30 pm||Take 6|
|01/11/14||7:30 pm||Indigo Girls|
|01/17/14||7:30 pm||Turtle Island Quartet With Nellie McKay|
|01/22/14||7:30 pm||Menopause The Musical|
|01/24/14||7:30 pm||Menopause The Musical|
|01/25/14||7:30 pm||California Guitar Trio Montreal Guitar Trio|
|01/30/14||7:30 pm||Judy Collins With Passenger String Quartet|
|02/21/14||7:30 pm||Keb' Mo'|
|03/02/14||7:30 pm||Project Trio|
|03/15/14||7:30 pm||Forbidden Broadway|
|03/20/14||7:30 pm||Kurt Elling|
|03/26/14||7:30 pm||Alpin Hong|
|04/11/14||7:30 pm||Wailin' Jennys|
|04/26/14||7:30 pm||Theatre Of Illusion|