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Concert - Small Glories

Date:
10/25/2021
Time:
4:00pm
Location:
Venue: Saugatuck Center for the Arts
400 Culver Street Saugatuck, MI 49453
Description:

Founding member of The Wailin’ Jennys, Cara Luft teams with JD Edwards to bring The Small Glories to Saugatuck on April 18th. NPR Music says, “Luft is a Wailin’ Jennys alum whose work on the clawhammer banjo is to die for, while Edwards’ guitar and vocal harmonies deepen and enrich the duo’s sound.”

Roots powerhouse duo The Small Glories are a musical tour-de-force partnership planted on the Canadian Prairies. Thrown together purely by accident for an anniversary show at Winnipeg’s venerable West End Cultural Centre, The Small Glories could almost make you believe in fate. With a stage banter striking a unique balance between slapstick and sermon, these veteran singer-songwriters have a way of making time disappear, rooms shrink, and audiences feel as though they are right there on the stage with the band. It’s not uncommon for listeners to find themselves laughing, dancing, crying, or caught up in a good ol’ fashioned sing-along. Their material is welcoming in terms of subject, folk-pop melody and instrumentation — songs of love, loss, and environment, delivered with soaring, interwoven vocals on various combinations of stomping clawhammer banjo, guitar, and harmonica.


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