Wednesday, December 9, 2015
WoodSongs Closes The Year With Iris DeMent and Leyla McCalla
Last WOODSONGS of 2015 - the incredible IRIS DeMENT!
Monday Dec 14 - IRIS DeMENT and LEYLA McCALLA
Call the Lyric Box office for this show 280-2218
DEC 14, 2015 SPECIAL EVENT BROADCAST
Public: $20 WS Partners: $5
CALL THE LYRIC BOX OFFFICE 859-280-2218 or EMAIL YOUR RESERVATIONS: firstname.lastname@example.org and pick up your tickets Monday at will call
IRIS DeMENT is considered one of the great voices in contemporary popular music. DeMent released a series of stellar records that earned her multiple Grammy nominations, as well as the respect of peers like John Prine, Steve Earle, and Emmylou Harris. 'The Trackless Woods' is her latest, the record brings 18 poems by acclaimed 20th century Russian poet Anna Akhmatova to life. http://irisdement.com
WATCH A YOUTUBE CLIP https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FikZwgj89HI
LEYLA MCCALLA is a powerful cellist and singer who toured and recorded with the renowned African-American string band the
Carolina Chocolate Drops. Living in New Orleans, she released her debut album 'Vari-Colored Songs: A Tribute to Langston Hughes' in 2014. The album consists of compositions she has written to Langston Hughes poetry, Haitian folk songs and original pieces.
WATCH A YOUTUBE CLIP https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I8M97z1RkHc
Hear WoodSongs on WEKU 88.9 FM
Saturdays at 8:00 PM