Featuring Susan Cattaneo
Susan Cattaneo is one of Boston’s most respected songwriters. A powerful singer and sophisticated writer, Susan combines vivid storytelling with a modern songwriter’s spin. Respectful of tradition, but not bound by it, Susan blends rock, folk and blues with a healthy dose of country. Susan performed as an Emerging Artist at the Falcon Ridge Festival and has been a finalist or winner at some of the most prestigious songwriting competitions in the country, including the Kerrville’s New Folk Contest, the Wildflower Festival, the Mid-Atlantic Song Contest, the International Acoustic and Independent Music Awards, the USA Songwriting Contest and Mountain Stage Contests. She just released her fifth record, The Hammer and The Heart a double album featuring 40 artists including Mark Erelli, The Bottle Rockets and Bill Kirchen, Jenee Halstead, Dennis Brennan and Jennifer Kimball. Photo credit – Jyoti Sackett
Ric Allendorf to Open
Ric Allendorf is an acoustic musician, visual art educator and breadsmith. Ric’s songwriting covers the breadth of folk and blues, Celtic/British fingerstyle, and Americana. As a navigational tool into narratives of love, loss and renewal Ric’s songs chart new paths to truth with his steady sound as the mast. Set your compass on Ric Allendorf for this month’s coffeehouse & open mic at the South Shore Folk Music Club.
Open Mic – Open Mic before and after the break. Sign up at the door when we open at 7:30 PM. No early sign-ups. You must sign yourself up. Four 8 minute slots before intermission and two 8 minute slots after intermission. First come, first served until our slots are full.