Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 7:00p -
The Burren Backroom
247 Elm Street
Somerville, MA 02144
Alcohol, Kid Friendly, Music, Nightlife, Performing Arts
THERE IS LIGHT - ALBUM RELEASE SHOW
Katie Dobbins is known for creating a warm atmosphere at her live shows, and this event will do just that. Her sophomore album There Is Light is full of remarkably honest songs that capture seasons of both hardship and joy, but hold onto the hope that light will always illuminate and overpower darkness. Using visual and musical elements, Dobbins is sure to captivate her audience and leave everyone in attendance feeling inspired and ready to get in touch with their inner light.
New England Music Award-winning Katie Dobbins draws from a palette of contemporary folk and new country to create a genre uniquely her own. With a mastery of storytelling and the heart of a poet, this soulful songstress captures elements of life and relationships in ways that lift the spirit and challenge the soul. Dobbins music has been featured by renown press outlets including Deli Magazine and Boston Voyager. Carolyn Kruse of Country 102.5 WKLB raved, Sweet but bold, Katies voice is reminiscent of one of her heroes, Jewel, but only deeper A fearless spirit with a gentle touch. Tom Bianchi, Talent Buyer at Somervilles The Burren, voiced her message is as important and symbiotic with the music. With gorgeous harmony and song Katie lyrically weaves in stories of healing, growing and moving forward through the struggles of life. Dobbins enhances this energy through her sophomore album, There Is Light, with remarkably honest songs that capture seasons of both hardship and joy, but hold onto the hope that light will always illuminate and overpower darkness. Singles from There Is Light have hit airwaves on prominent New England radio stations including The River and The Hawk.
Lindsey Sampson, Greg Daigle, and Jim McCann are musicians and songwriters from the Boston area who team up to create the band Visiting Wine. They blend smooth harmonies with Southern stomp and holler for a sound with depth and energy. They perform around the Boston individually and as a band, and released their debut self-titled album in July.