Music Review: On ‘Calling Me Home,’ Kathy Mattea sings eloquently about her native Appalachia
The album opens with a forlorn fiddle, feverish and fidgety until it finally settles on a D.
With that, the tone is set.
Bluegrass rarely gets more bluesy than on “Calling Me Home.” This is mountain music, sorrowful and restless and struggling to make sense of its surroundings and the way they’ve changed... READ FULL REVIEW
20 - Wheeling, WV - Heritage Port Amphitheatre w/Wheeling Symphony Orchestra
21 - Charleston, WV - River Stage/FestivALL
17 - Hopkins, MN - Center for the Arts
20 - Franklin, NC - Smoky Mountain Center for the Arts
21 - Manteo, NC - Waterside Theater - link
24 - Jackson, WY - Center for the Arts - link
25 - Livingston, MT - Music Ranch Montana - link
26 - Steamboat Springs, CO - Strings in the Mountains - link
27 - Saratoga, WY - Brush Creek Ranch-benefit concert - link
10 - Bayfield, WI - Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua - link
11 - Fish Creek, WI - Door County Community Auditorium - link
16 - Boothbay Harbor, ME - Opera House - link
18 - Havelock, ON, Canada - Havelock Country Jamboree - link
29 - Annapolis, MD - Rams Head Tavern - link
Kathy will be featured on GAC's "Out of the Box" this coming Monday, November 19 at 4:30PM EST time. Check it out here.
Listen to clips from "Calling Me Home"
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Concert Review Bluegrass Today
A Tribute to Hazel Dickens - - September 26, 2012
By David Morris
"Among my favorite moments: Kathy Mattea’s hauntingly beautiful a cappella performance of Black Lung ... read full review
WSM Radio Podcast
Kathy Mattea on Coffee, Country & Cody
Kathy Mattea on 650am WSM in Nashville, recorded September 4, 2012. Kathy joined us in studio to preview cuts from her new cd
"Calling Me Home" ... listen to podcast