Lisa Redfern & The Levins
August 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm| $15
Lisa Redfern – With 11 solo recordings to her credit, Lisa is an award winning singer-songwriter who has garnered positive critical review and extensive radio play. With her clear, bell-like voice she has most often been compared to Judy Collins and Joan Baez, she has opened for Livingston Taylor, Dave Mallett, The Roches, Cindy Kallet, and Pete Seeger. Her awards include Best Song at the West Coast Songwriters Contest, Finalist for both the Great American Song Contest and the USA Songwriting Competition, as well as a NAPPA Gold and a Parents’ Choice Silver for her lullaby CD, ‘Sing Me Goodnight.” Livingston Taylor said to her, “Wow, I haven’t heard a voice like yours in 30 years, you sound like one of the original women of folk.” David Wilcox said of her most recent CD of originals, “I love getting to know Lisa even better through these songs. They are true and real, good company, memorable and brave, with a great sense of humor, just like her.” Dirty Linen Magazine wrote, “Redfern is one to watch!”
The Levins – are a harmony-driven acoustic duo known for their sun-splashed, peace infused songwriting that connects on a universal level. From harmony in voice to harmony for humanity, husband and wife duo, The Levins, seek to uplift and unite with unflinchingly feel-good folk-pop, infectious musicality, sharp songwriting skills, and a unique approach to vocal harmonies that is both soulful and unexpected. The duo’s vocal interlace is perched on a rich bed of guitar and piano instrumentation.
Tracks by The Levins would fit snuggly on playlists alongside songs by The Weepies, Cat Stevens, Simon & Garfunkel, Iron & Wine, Sufjan Stevens, Fleet Foxes, and Patty Griffin.
“Similar in stance to the Milk Carton Kids, these songs are flush with sensitivity and suggestion, a quiet folk-like approach that proffers a precious and pleasing sound in an exceptionally assured way.” – Lee Zimmerman/ Goldmine Magazine
The Levins have garnered prime accolades and acclaim for boldly uncompromising and heartfelt music. Select highlights include ranking on Folk and Roots DJ charts, nabbing Top 10 positions and landing on multiple DJ yearly Top 10 song and album lists, as well as earning awards from recognized platforms such as Indie Acoustic, Empower Music, CTFolk, S.Florida Festival, and MASC.
“The open hearted songs of The Levins feed my soul. What the world needs now more than ever is the poetry, spirituality, and humanity of their upliftng musicality.” – John Platt, WFUV
Doors open at 6 PM, show starts at 7 PM. MENU CHANGE – Dinner option is a NJ-style hoagie this week. Italian cold cuts, provolone, lettuce, tomato, red onion, on a long bun with hoagie sauce. Show is $12.50 in advance, $15 at the door, $25.50 for show and dinner includes tax and gratuity.