Jazz Vocalist Sara Gazarek nominated for Grammys

I just rediscovered Sara Gazarek, a jazz vocalist who’s recent album has been nominated for two Grammys in the categories of Best Jazz Vocal Album and Best Arrangement, Instrumental, and Vocals for the song Jolene from Thirsty Ghost. Although Jolene is indeed a great rendition of the song by Sara,… More

Sarah Jarosz

Sarah Jarosz is another extremely talented singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. She has played with Aoife O’Donovan who I featured in my previous post. As with many artists, it is difficult to peg her into a genre. I think that’s a good thing. She might be labeled bluegrass, old-time, folk or… More

Aoife O’Donovan

My last three posts on Women Folk Musicians have all been about singers born between the decade I was born and much earlier. The good news if you like folk music is there are many excellent young performers. The younger generation are pushing the boundaries and mixing things up, combining… More

Updates from other DanLovesGuitars Sites

This is a quick post to share some of the content I’ve curated from my Pinterest and YouTube channels. The items here relate to recent or soon to be published posts on this site. If you haven’t noticed, I’ve begun a series on women musicians I think you should know about. I’ve begun a Pinterest… More