SONYA KITCHELL & FINDLAY BROWN
Tuesday 10/6 - A CO-BILL FEATURING
SONYA KITCHELL & FINDLAY BROWN
$15 advance / $15 at the door
8:00 doors / 8:30 show
Two of the most dynamic singer songwriters out there today join forces on this tremendous co-bill at The Lizard tonight. Sonya Kitchell is a songstress with a voice that is unadorned and true. She weaves psychedelic folk and unbridled pop in a whimsical array of classic melodies tinged with a raspy rock 'n roll spirit. Findlay Brown is a Yorkshire born, Brooklyn based singer-songwriter and producer. His music is melodic, gentle and intimate, drawing on influences from the rural settings where he grew up.
Sonya Kitchell is a songstress with a voice that is unadorned and true. She weaves psychedelic folk and unbridled pop in a whimsical array of classic melodies tinged with a raspy rock 'n roll spirit. Based in Brooklyn NY, she has toured the globe twice over in support of her first two internationally acclaimed records, Words Came Back to Me (2006) and This Storm (2008). She spent a life-changing year collaborating with the legendary Herbie Hancock on his Grammy-winning album, River: The Joni Letters, winning two Grammys the first for her work on River: The Joni Letters and later for her work on Tedeschi Trucks Band's Revelator. Her prolific, illustrious career is marked by collaborations with respected artists, including Joni Mitchell, Wayne Shorter, Jackson Brown, Reggie Watts, Blake Mills, The Barr Brothers, Blue Foundation, Yellowbirds and Trixie Whitley. She worked with producer Stewart Lerman and renowned film composer Garth Stevenson for her 2010 EP Convict of Conviction.
Findlay Brown is a Yorkshire born, Brooklyn based singer-songwriter and producer. His music is melodic, gentle and intimate, drawing on influences from the rural settings where he grew up. His songs are metaphoric often using nature's imagery to illustrate the inner conflict in the search for a more truthful way of living.
His debut album "Separated By the Sea" was released in 2007 on Peacefrog Records, England. It was produced by former Simian singer, Simon Lord. Findlay's second solo album Love Will Find You was released in 2010 on Verve Records, US. It was produced by ex-Suede guitarist Bernard Butler.
Slow Light is Findlay Brown's third solo album release. Co-produced with Danish producer Tobias Wilner with influences drawing from Minimalist music, Sound Tracks, African Music and classic song-writing.
MORE ON SONYA KITCHELL
Sonya has graced the stage at Carnegie Hall, Hollywood Bowl, the Montreaux Jazz Festival, Newport Folk Festival, and Central Park Summerstage. Her televisions appearances include Late Night with David Letterman & Live at Abbey Road. She traces her creativity and innate search for freedom to growing up in a family of artists in the backwoods of Western Massachusetts. Her new, self-produced album, The Dust, emerges from her nomadic trail through cities and stark landscapes. The Dust represents years of Sonya's learning from masters, unlearning expectations, and re-emerging as a vivid, fresh voice.
The Lizard Lounge (View)
1667 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA 02138
|Minimum Age: 21|
|Kid Friendly: No|
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