Mix a little Bonnie Raitt with some Ella Fitzgerald a little Carole King and a smidgeon of Joni Mitchell and you have Louise Taylor. An incredibly sultry voice, a masterful wordsmith and a fine guitar player, it is absolutely amazing that she is not mega famous. If you should see her coming anywhere near your town...get out to hear her.
What can I say? Sloan is simply one of the most beautiful human beings on this planet. She is possessed of a magnificent vocal talent and a range that is simply stunning! She is a musician of the highest order. Give her a listen and you will see what I mean.
An exceptionally sweet and gracious woman, a consummate songwriter with a real feel for our collective humanity, an outstanding guitarist and a voice that has been called "angelic' by the great poetess Maya Angelou.
One of the most amazing, multi instrumental performers in the world, Doug Clegg has been dazzling audiences far and wide for many years. He can literally play more than 20 instruments and is a virtuoso with each one. CLEGGTASTIC is what he is...CLEGGCEPTIONAL in every way...and he has the best hair in FOLK....stop in and pick up some of his music!
An old friend of mine and an absolutely GREAT multi-instrumental musician, Mike Golden, has just put up a webpage. I encourage you all to pass by and say hello...Good luck with the site Mike..it looks TERRIFIC!
All I can say is MAN THIS GUY CAN REALLY WRITE A SONG...give this California dude a listen....aside from being a terrific writer and performer he is as sweet as pie....I had heard a lot about him and after having the chance to work with him and listen to a set I'm convinced!
Quite simply one of the most potent, passionate and literate songwriters in America. Rod is a master songwriter who has honed his art delighting audiences all over the world for 30 years. Every listener can find something in his beautiful melodies, his tender and sometimes biting lyrics and his great sense of what is meaningful. Get acquainted with this Poet Emeritus....with a simple click
My good friend and without a doubt one of the most literate and keenly intelligent songwriters in the world. His new CD... LOST HILLS... is absolutely brilliant. Please give him a listen. You will not be disappointed.
One of the most amazing voices anyone has ever heard accompanied by some of the most inspired guitar playing that any mortal hands have ever accomplished. An outstanding musician and an all around regular guy. You must catch this man live at least once in your lifetime. Tell him his big brother Monty says hi.
One of the most interesting instrumentalists on the singer/songwriter scene (he plays the guitar on his lap with a slide) with a voice that is buttery soft and songs that are exquisite...plus he is one of the nicest guys you will ever meet.
Run by Cliff Seltzer and Steve Coccia, the Mainstage presents two series, a concert series utilizing The Irvington Theatre in Irvington and the Paramount in Peekskill, as well as a new music series done in conjumnction with the Westchester Council for the Arts, in White Plains.
Now located at the beautiful Tilly Foster Farm in Carmel, NY, the folks at the PAC have been bringing the best in local art and music to the community for a good long while. Give them a visit and take in an exhibition or two
If you have never been to the Towne Crier you have to make it a point to go. Owner and Founder, Phil Ciganer, has been bringing the best in Adult Contemporary and Acoustic music to the Hudson Valley for over 30 years. Quite simply, one of the oldest and most respected venues in the genre, the TC also boasts one of the finest menus in this area. The food is absolutely outstanding! The deserts are to die for (Phil's wife, Mary Ciganer, is the pastry chef).
So log on, pick out a show and go have a great dinner and a great night out...tell Phil that Monty sent you....
Peter and Amy have been making candles in their little shop in Sugarloaf, New York for many, many years now. They have shared the beautiful gift of candlelight with thousands of folks from around the world. Their candles have a uniquely subtle and aromatic scent that will soothe you and bathe your home with the most delightful smell.
They make wonderful gifts and Peter and Amy will ship them wherever you need them to be. You simply have to smell them and you will be a fan of theirs too!