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2018

January 20, 2018

Tammy & Jeana

Singer-songwriters Tammy Laforest and Jeana Marie come together in this emerging Providence based acoustic duo known as Tammy & Jeana. The couple performs upbeat familiar pop songs ranging from folk, classic rock, R&B, and more. Matched with their original love songs and witty stage banter, the pair continues to connect and enchant diverse audiences all over New England. Since meeting and forming the group in 2016, the duo has been featured at a number of LGBT focused regional events including Rhode Island Pride, The Goddess Show (an annual music festival celebrating women in the arts), and Bar Harbor Pride. With Tammy’s award winning and powerfully expressive vocals and Jeana’s seasoned and unique guitar stylings, the couple puts on a smooth listening and harmonic performance.

Learn more about Tammy & Jeana here.

 

 

February 3, 2018

LA Wood

LA WOOD, 2013 WINNER MALIBU MUSIC AWARDS BEST FEMALE POP ARTIST learned the basics of music on piano in second grade and shortly thereafter, the 4 string guitar from a flea market, to the rhythms and tunings of 6 and 12 String guitar. Influenced primarily by Joni Mitchell and Leo Kottke, she also became an accomplished Latin Percussionist after a brief collaboration with Brazil 66 in NYC. She studied Vocal Jazz at UMASS Amherst and music at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, NY where she began her professional music career.

She has been a studio musician for Indie and award winning Folk records and has accompanied and collaborated with numerous musicians across the USA and in Europe. In Boston, she won an Acoustic Underground Artist award for her Latin inspired trio. After recording her self-produced acclaimed CD retitled “I AM YOUR LOVER”, she was hired as a regular Beach Bar Entertainer at The Pier House Resort and the Blue Heaven Restaurant in Key West, Florida a starting place for Jimmy Buffet. There she learned Harmonica and wrote and arranged over 200 cover songs.

She coined her sound “Conch Rock” and soon earned recognition as a popular tourist attraction that caught the eye of Malibu Music Festival and Awards Producers in Malibu, California where she won the award for Best Pop Female Artist. She loves all forms of Roots Rock, Jazz, Reggae and Classic Pop Artists such as Sarah Vaughan, Annie Lennox, Van Morrison, the Beach Boys, the Indigo Girls and Reggae Masters Bob Marley, and Jimmy Cliff.

Learn more about LA Wood here.

February 17, 2018

Christine Havrilla

Philadelphia native Christine Havrilla brings her “well-built, catchy, smart tunes” (Upstage Magazine) to audiences all over the U.S.! Christine utilizes the soft gritty texture of her vocals to express warmth and honesty listeners quickly embrace as well as her aggressive, raw, trash-style guitar playing. Mike “Jacobs” McKenna of Steel Notes Magazine states, “This CD (Vol. 2- The Sunset Sessions) just defies description. It is hot, tight, precise and just plain kicks ass!”

Named “One of the Top Ten Indie Artists” by The Advocate Magazine, The Washington Post writes, “(Havrilla’s) songs are intelligent and moving, the arrangements are incisive and colorful, and, best of all, Havrilla consistently comes across as a confident and seasoned performer.” Christine was nominated for About.com’s 2013 Reader’s Choice Awards, awarded the 2010 Garden State Film Festival’s “Best Contemporary Country Song” for “Blinders”, and is called “…raw, simple, wonderful!” by Curve Magazine. Michaela Majoun at 88.5 WXPN applauds her “terrific, big sound”, while Philadelphia Magazine states, “She rocks!”

Learn more about Christine Havrilla here.

March 3, 2018

Lynn Deeves

Maine singer-songwriter and Highlands Inn regular, Lynn Deeves honed her musical/performance chops as a “chick-singah” on the New England top-40, rock circuit in the 1980’s-1990’s. She has since released 4 independent CD’s and shared stages with Cheryl Wheeler, Janis Ian, Ferron, Chris Williamson, Tret Fure, Catie Curtis, Suede, disappear fear and many others.

Learn more about Lynn Deeves here.

March 17, 2018

Antara

Whether busy conjuring variations of rhythm folk poetry in song lyrics or exploring the percussive-like dynamics of her trademark guitar riffs, independent folk songstress Antara continues to establish herself as a ‘new’ folk artist who is expanding the forefront of women’s music and the independent folk movement.

Learn more about Antara here.

April 21, 2018

Karen Grenier

Singer/songwriter Karen Grenier continues to impress and inspire fans old and new with her soulful voice and crafty melodies. With songs that
express common threads that connects us all, Karen’s performances weave together a melodic and lyrical tapestry of celebration, gratitude, love, loss and longing. Currently writing songs for a new CD, Karen’s Highlands Inn performance will feature some brand new material along with many favorites!

Most recently Karen’s music has been featured on the LGBT documentary “Driving Equality Across America” by Massachusetts filmmaker and activist Christopher Mason (www.drivingequality.com) Karen performs regularly throughout Northeast including Provincetown, Asbury Park, Rehoboth Beach, Philadelphia and throughout New England.

Learn more information about Karen Grenier here.

May 26, 2018

The Wellfleet WomYn

The Wellfleet Womyn is a native of Cape Cod. She has been writing and performing music throughout the United States, Canada and Costa Rica. She has recorded four albums and is in the studio with her newest CD. She has been featured on television as well as radio.
The Wellfleet Womyn is often described as a quiet woman but explodes with power as she captivates audiences with her gift for writing. She opens the hearts of all who hear her. It is apparent only seconds into her recording “Places of the Heart” that a new journey has begun and a passion has taken hold of each song on her twelve track project of original folk music with a hint of rock. She has been heard internationally on various radio stations in New Zeland, England and Costa Rica.

The Wellfleet Womyn is a frequent Highlands Inn performer and brings joy to the house whenever she is here.


2017

January 14, 2017
Christine Havrilla

 

 

 

 

January 21, 2017
Emily Nyman

 

 

 

 

AntaraFebruary 18, 2017
Antara

 

 

 

March 18, 2017
Lynn Deeves

 

 

 

March 25, 2017
Elizabeth Lorrey

 

 

 

 

 

 

April 15, 2017
Brianne Chasanoff

 

 

 

 

 

May 13, 2017
Emily Nyman

 

 

 

 

May 27, 2017
Kym Berry

 

 

 

 

 

 

June 3, 2017
Hannah & Maggie

 

 

 

 

June 17, 2017
3GirlZBand

 

 

 

 

June 24, 2017
Antara:  Not Nuns and a Bad Habit

 

 

 

 

July 1, 2017
Lynn Deeves

 

 

 

July 8, 2017
Brianne Chasanoff

 

 

 

 

July 22, 2017
Jenica Rayne

 

 

 

 

July 29, 2017
Christine Havrilla

 

 

 

 

August 12, 2017
Tammy & Jeana

 

 

 

 

August 19, 2017
Kate & CJ

 

 

 

 

September 2, 2017
Jamie Anderson

 

 

 

Sepbember 23, 2017
LA Wood

 

 

 

September 30, 2017
Karen Grenier

 

 

 

 

 

 

October 7, 2017
The Non-Domestiks

 

 

 

 

 

October 14, 2017
Elizabeth Lorrey

 

 

 

December 2, 2017
Sister Funk Trio

 

 

 

 



2016

January 16, 2016Wellfleet Womyn
The Wellfleet WomYn

 

 

 

 

February 13, 2016Antara
Antara

 

 

 

March 5, 2016
Lynn Deeves

 

 

 

March 12, 2016
Karen Grenier

 

 

 

 

 

April 16, 2016
Kym Berry

 

 

 

 

 

 

May 7, 2016
Kate & CJ

 

 

 

May 14, 2016
Emily Nyman

 

 

 

May 28, 2016Antara
Antara

 

 

 

June 18, 2016
3girlZBand

 

 

 

June 25, 2016
Jenica Rayne

 

 

 

July 2, 2016
Brianne Chasanoff

 

 

 

July 16
Hannah & Maggie

 

 

 

July 23, 2016
Brief Awakening

 

 

 

 

July 30, 2016
Christine Havrilla

 

 

September 3, 2016
Carrie Ferguson

 

 

 

 

September 17, 2016
The Non-Domestiks

 

 

 

September 24, 2016
Karen Grenier

 

 

 

 

 

October 8, 2016
Jamie Anderson

 

 

 

October 15, 2016
Elizabeth Lorrey

 

 

 

December 3, 2016
Sister Funk

 

 



2015

January 10, 2015
Erika Kulnys

 

 

 

 

 

January 31, 2015
Lizzy Pitch

 

 

 

 

February 14, 2015
The Non-Domestiks

 

 

 

March 14, 2015
Lynn Deeves

 

 

 

April 11, 2015
Antara

 

 

 

April 18, 2015
Karen Grenier

 

 

 

 

 

April 25, 2015
Bethel Steele

 

 

 

May 9, 2015
Lauren Bateman

 

 

 

May 16, 2015
Emily Nyman

 

 

 

 

June 6, 2015
Elizabeth Lorrey

 

 

 

June 20
3girlzband

 

 

 

June 27, 2015
Chrissy Budzinski

 

 

 

August 1, 2015
Jenica Rayne

 

 

 

 

September 19, 2015
Kate & CJ

 

 

September 26, 2015
Carrie Ferguson

 

 

 

 

October 17, 2015
Jamie Anderson

 

 

December 5, 2015
Sister Funk