June 02, 2019
Austin MacRae is a singer/songwriter from Ithaca, NY, whose music is known for its lyrical and vocal intensity. With a sensitive finger-picking style, MacRae crafts songs rich in wordplay and story.He has performed at venues such as Club Passim, the Falcon Ridge Folk Festival (Emerging Artist), Turtle Hill Folk Festival (New Voices Showcase), South Florida Folk Festival (songwriting award winner), Ithaca Festival, Oswego Music Hall, and Homer Center for the Arts. He has opened for acts such as Keller Williams, Amy Speace, Toby Walker and Cosy Sheridan. His debut album, “Bats in the Attic”, won a Syracuse Area Music Award (SAMMY) for Best Folk Recording of 2015. His second album, “Keeper”, won a SAMMY for Best Americana in 2018. His songs and performances have also been featured on a variety of radio stations and shows, including the Sundilla Radio Hour, hosted by Kelly Walker.
June 23, 2019
Rockfish Gap is an established bluegrass and Americana band that is making their mark on the regional festival circuit as well as select concert halls and special events. Their smooth instrumental style is complemented by layered three- and four-part vocal harmonies and innovative song arrangements. From traditional fiddle tunes and bluegrass standards to original songs written by the band, Rockfish Gap creates a unique and consistent blend of old and new, savory and sweet.
July 05, 2019
Jerry Boonstra is an Americana/Alt-Country singer and songwriter from Nashville, Tennessee. He's performed everywhere from house concerts to honky-tonks. From live radio appearances to the main stage at Bean Blossom. From the Bluebird cafe to the Exit-Inn. From busking for change in subways to the offices of major record labels. He's signed deals with and been recorded by Grammy winning Americana/Country producer Tony Brown (Steve Earle, The Mavericks, George Strait, Todd Snider). As a writer he's had cuts by other artists including Highway 101, Americana artist Darrell Scott and Scottish rock superstars Big Country. His songs have been used on NPR as well as European television. His album "Hey, Johnny Guitar!" will be available everywhere soon.