HANNAH JAYE AND THE HIDEAWAYS *SINGLE RELEASE SHOW*
with Secret Beach, Emily Henry and Gersten
Downstairs, All Ages
DOORS: 7:00 PM // SHOW: 8:00 PM
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Friday January 10, 2020
Hannah Jaye and the Hideaways is an original Americana/folk band based in Washington, DC. The band features Hannah Jaye on lead vocals and guitar, Rebecca on fiddle, Greg on upright bass, and Giacomo on mandolin, banjo, and harmonica. Their story-driven music combines soulful vocals, meaningful lyrics, and captivating instrumentals. With roots in folk, country, blues, rock, and pop, Hannah Jaye and the Hideaways inspire a variety of audiences to dance and appreciate the little things in life. They have performed at numerous local venues including Hill Country, Union Stage, Songbyrd, Velvet Lounge, DC9, Gypsy Sally's and Villain & Saint. They were featured at the 2018 & 2019 Takoma Park Folk Festivals, 2019 Takoma Park Street Festival, and the 2019 Kingman Island Bluegrass Festival. Their first single, "Mr. Monetizer," dropped on December 7, 2019. They can't wait to release their second single, "New Frames," on Friday, January 10th and celebrate with you all at Songbyrd. Their entire debut album of 10 original songs will be released on February 28th, 2020.
Virginia native Emily Henry is a singer-songwriter of versatile folk-pop gems. With soaring, sweet vocals, thoughtful lyrics, and a unique picking style, her music has been compared to the likes of Joni Mitchell, Patty Griffin, and Alison Krauss. Emily released her debut EP, "Matchsticks," in 2016 and is currently working on a follow-up. Her songs are available on every major platform and can be found with upcoming show dates at: www.emilyhenrymusic.com.
Secret Beach is an indie-folk band based in Washington, DC. Members include Sarah Diamond (lead vocals, guitar), Ben Eden (piano), Nova West (percussion), Ellie Klausmeyer (violin), Becca Damante (violin), Vinny Fulginiti (drums), and Jeff Astro (bass). Sarah, Ben, Nova and Ellie formed the band in December 2018, and have since written and performed over a dozen original songs with the full band at venues and music festivals across the East Coast. Secret Beach blends upbeat folk instrumentation similar to "First Aid Kit" and "Shakey Graves", with meaningful lyrics inspired by songwriting legends like John Denver and Joni Mitchell. Their single, "November Sky", is the first of many to be released, all written and recorded independently.
Alex Gerszten (Gersten) is a Boston-based singer-songwriter whose honest songwriting falls somewhere between folk, rock and roll, and blue eyed soul.
His influences include John Mayer, Bob Dylan, Marcus King, Chris Stapleton, and more. He's played all across the east coast, and will be touring
his debut EP, Nothing for Nobody, until March 2020. Here's a really good Eggplant Parm recipe: https://www.simplyrecipes.com/