On June 14, Katie Dahl will perform a CD release concert for her upcoming album "Ordinary Band." Katie will be joined at the concert by bassist/percussionist Rich Higdon and Memphis flatpicker extraordinaire (as well as album producer) Eric Lewis. The…
The Kickstarter numbers are in, and I'm bowled over by your support. In the end, we raised just about $16,000 to make this new album--which will be out in June! Woohoo! Thanks to everyone for your amazing support.
The Kickstarter campaign for my new album has just launched, and I'm already bowled over by everyone's generosity. Here's where you can check it out and pledge: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1385939851/turn-stones-to-diamonds-help-make-katie-dahls-new
Just made an entry into NPR's Tiny Desk Concert--one of the first times one of the songs from my forthcoming album will be available to the public! Here's the YouTube link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JNEpt5RSTV0
Buckets of Rain (4th annual Bob Dylan tribute show) will happen again September 14, this year at Door Community Auditorium! With Katie Dahl, Eric Lewis, Chris Irwin, Jeanne Kuhns, Pat Palmer, and Rich Higdon. Tickets available at http://www.dcauditorium.org/buckets-of-rain-iv/#.U_OUXoBdXl0 .
Hey friends, I'm teaching a 4-session songwriting class this February at The Clearing Folk School in Ellison Bay, WI, called "How to Write the Songs We Love." The Clearing is a beautiful campus, especially in the winter, and I'm excited…
On Sunday, August 25, Katie won second place in the Songwriting/Performance Contest at the Great River Folk Festival in La Crosse, WI. Hooray!
Katie has been named a finalist in the Great River Folk Festival Songwriting Contest, scheduled to take place Sunday, August 25. More information about the festival and contest at greatriverfolkfest.org/Songwriting.html
Hey all, a new article just came out all about my songwriting process. I'm really happy with how it turned out--hope you like it, too! http://www.ppulse.com/Articles-Live-Music-c-2013-05-30-108449.114136-Katie-Dahl-Discusses-the-Art-of-Crafting-a-Song.html
Bassist Rich Higdon and I had a wonderful time at our hour-long interview and appearance on Wisconsin Public Radio's show 45 North this past Friday morning. Listen to the full interview here--there's also a video clip! http://www.wpr.org/45north/