An evening with talented singer-songwriters Molly Pinto Madigan, Joe Letch (KY) + Rachel Sumner.
Doors at 7:00 PM, music 7:30 PM
All ages, $10 suggested donation.
Winner of the Boston Folk Festival’s Songwriter Contest and dual Creativity Award recipient from Salem State University, Molly Pinto Madigan is a young songwriter who has earned praise for her angelic voice. Filled with smoke and roses, heartbreak and beauty and unrelenting hope, her songs combine haunting melodies with raw, poetic lyrics to create an intimate and evocative listening experience.
Joe Letch is a songwriter, singer, and multi-instrumentalist from Lexington, Kentucky. His influences span a range of genres, and his music explores the traditions in American song – from folk, blues, and country to gospel, rock and roll, rockabilly, and American standards. His latest album, Gone to Harbor, is a self-produced LP that blends these styles with experimental elements and arrangements. The project New Pigeon, an album comprised of songs recorded live in parks throughout Northeast America, is currently being released at facebook.com/joeletchmusic.
Rachel Sumner is an award winning singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist based in Boston. Co-founder of bluegrass band Twisted Pine and pan-folk trio Sumner & Moss, Rachel has proven herself to be a fixture in the regional roots scene. She has performed on the main stages of major festivals like Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival, Celtic Connections in Scotland, Green River Festival, and FreshGrass Festival and has had the honor of performing with folk luminaries like Peter Rowan. She is currently working on releasing her original songs with Sumner & Moss and writing for Twisted Pine’s upcoming full length album.