Doors: 2:30 PM
Show: 3:00 PM
Lori McKenna has become one of Nashville's most in-demand country songwriters, with four 2017 GRAMMY award nominations including Best Country Song and Best Americana album of the year. Her songs have been cut by artists such as Alison Krauss, Reba, Faith Hill, Tim McGraw and Keith Urban, with chart hits like Little Big Town's "Girl Crush," "Your Side of the Bed" and "Sober." Her credits have landed her five Boston Music Awards, BMI awards and featured performances at the Sundance Film Festival and the Newport Folk Festival. McKenna's tenth album,The Bird & The Rifle revels in the routines and events that may seem mundane but are the most important, transcendent moments of our lives.
A profound songwriter, Chris Smither draws deeply from the blues, American folk music, modern poets, and philosophers. The Associated Press writes, "Smither is an American original, a product of the musical melting pot, and one of the absolute best singer-songwriters in the world."