Nationally renowned singer / songwriters Michelle Malone, Caroline Aiken and DeDe Vogt join forces for this highly anticipated writers-in-the-round.
$23 Non Members
$15 Child (16 and under)
Michelle MaloneHer mastery of guitar, along with her trademark voice and songwriting skills... [click to expand]
Atlanta native Michelle Malone is "equal parts badass guitar slinger and sweet songstress" (Guitar World). Her mastery of guitar, along with her trademark voice and songwriting skills,have earned her 3x Best Female vocalist, Best Acoustic Guitarist, Album of the year, and 2 grammy ballot appearances (Best Contemporary Blues 2006, Best Americana 2009).
Her songs have appeared in film and TV, and have been recorded by Indigo Girls, Antigone Rising and Vistos Bosses. Malone has performed in 7 countries, and is currently recording a new album, touring the U.S., as well as performing in a new band led by SugarLand's Kristian Bush. Day 2, produced by fellow Atlantan and Grammy nominee Shawn Mullins, spent 10 weeks on the Americana radio charts and received critical success.
Malone performs solo, duo, and with a 4 piece band in arena's, theaters, festivals, clubs, cruise ships, colleges, and even living rooms. Her shows are upbeat, personable, "raucous and jubilant" (Rolling Stone). She can make the biggest arena seem cozy as a campfire and an intimate venue feel like the center of the universe. Her live show is NOT to be missed. (Atlanta Journal).
Fun facts - Malone appeared on the Grateful Dead tribute album Deadicated (Arista Records,1991), she was featured in a Georgia Tourism TV commercial with Elton John (1994), and the Collectible card game Magic: The Gathering was named in part for her song The Gathering (1992).
Caroline AikenHer rich history includes recording and performing with Bonnie Raitt and the Indigo Girls... [click to expand]
Caroline releases her 2015 and 9th CD: BROKEN WINGS HEAL with special guests Emily Saliers (Indigo Girls), John Keane (GRAMMY nominated producer and musician), Michelle Malone, Ike Stubblefield (Legendary Motown B3) and Randall Bramblett (Bonnie Raitt, Steve Winwood, Allman Brothers). A 2015 national tour opening for the Indigo Girls and Caroline continues touring the USA and Europe.
Caroline says, "I was moved at the age of 12, kicking and screaming, from the village of St. Simons Island, GA, to Long Island, NY, clutching a guitar and book of songs. Then: 1969 in NY, 1971 West Coast, 1973 South America, 1975 NW, 1984 to present USA, UK and EU. The Perpetual Instructional Path Towards Gratitude Tour. "
Years of performing, beginning in 1969 in NY, California, South America, NW and Europe, Caroline Aiken was named "The Best Acoustic Act" (Atlanta Mag) in her birth town of Atlanta, GA. Her rich history includes recording and performing with Bonnie Raitt and the Indigo Girls, opening for Arlo Guthrie, Muddy Waters, Doc Watson, Randy Newman, Little Feat, 38 Special, Beach Boys, Janis Ian, Richie Havens. Caroline appears in regional and national festivals, radio shows, workshops and concert series, supporting 9 nationally acclaimed recordings. Caroline's "Sensual voice, masterful songwriting, expert guitar" (Victory Music-Seattle) anchored the city's acoustic and folk scene, influencing up and coming artists whom she took under her wing, including Indigo Girls and Shawn Mullins. (GA MUSIC HALL OF FAME)
DeDe VogtAs a multi-instrumentalist, her wide range of influences and provocative style help to create magic... [click to expand]
DeDe Vogt has earned a gold record for her work with The Indigo Girls and sings with a deep, husky voice that echoes with experience. She is responsible for helping to nurture the Atlanta music scene and has led the way for folk musicians for quite some time. As a multi-instrumentalist, her wide range of influences and provocative style help to create magic.
She currently resides in the northeast Georgia mountains and is Performing Arts Director for the Sautee Nacoochee Center.