Hey, this weekend is my birthday and a good reason to play an encore presentation of Hunter At Sunrise. We will be repeating the show that aired live in February featuring Peninsula singer/songwriter, Jared May. Then we will be back to live shows on April 27th when Joey Cook brings her Alt Acoustic songs to the program for the very first time. So it's Jared May on the 20th and Joey Cook on the 27th....hope you can tune in.
Longtime singer-songwriter, Darden Smith is in town this week as part of the Sea Level Singer-Songwriter Festival, performing in support of his project: Songwriting with Soldiers. We'll talk to him about that and also his latest album released last year called Love Calling, Hunter at Sunrise continues its long tradition of Acoustic Sessions this Sunday as Darden Smith of Austin, Texas visits the program. For more about Darden Smith, click HERE.
It's the new disc...Hunter At Sunrise Presents: Sunrise Sessions
The album will be available for the first time at the Sea Level Singer Songwriter Festival April 10th-12th in Norfolk's Ghent. It features performances from David Wilcox, Eliza Gilkyson, Glen Phillips, Jonatha Brooke, Slaid Cleaves, Kim Richey, Robbin Thompson, Lucy Kaplansky, Kevin Welch, Gretchen Peters, Ellis Paul, Tracy Grammer, Jimmy LaFave, Susan Greenbaum, and Jesse Terry...all to benefit Tidewater Arts Outreach. Listen up for more details on Hunter At Sunrise.
I know, many of you may have not of heard of Emaleigh and Ben Jensen, but you soon will as this husband and wife duo visit Hunter At Sunrise for the first time this Sunday morning. The Jensens are part of a Calumet, Michigan folk band named Gratiot Lake Road. According to its Facebook page, the band features mellow, down-tempo folk songs that embody the ambiance of northern Michigan. Ben and Emaleigh Jensen often play as a duo, "featuring poetic lyrics set to carefully-crafted guitar and banjo melodies". They play regularly in both Michigan and Virginia. To find out more about Emaleigh and Ben Jensen along with Gratiot Lake Road on Facebook, just click HERE.
Making their first appearance on Hunter At Sunrise this Sunday morning will be Kevin Gilbert and Thomas Mott. Thomas recently released his solo CD, “Solamente,” on the Toneside Records label. Kevin is a founding member of Toneside Records and “Solamente” is the label's first release. The label was created by a group of singer/songwriters and musicians to create a channel for their own work and that of other emerging artists. Hunter At Sunrise will continue its long tradition of supporting local music this Sunday when Thomas Mott and Kevin Gilbert pay a visit for this live acoustic session. For more about Thomas Mott and Kevin Gilbert, click HERE.
On Sunday afternoon at the Olde Town Tavern in Hampton, the Bill Miles Band will release it's new cd, Peace and Music. Should be more than enough for us to talk about as the Peninsula based band pays it's first visit to Hunter At Sunrise Sunday morning. Joining the band at it's 4 pm cd release show with be The UnExpected and The Lovebirds. Hope you will join us for this live acoustic session this Sunday with the Bill Miles Band. For more about the Bill Miles Band, click HERE. For more about their Sunday cd release party on Facebook, click HERE.
All of 14 years old, Abby Robertson, singer/songwriter/actress, makes her debut on Hunter At Sunrise this Sunday morning. Abby is from Va. Beach and has already recorded in Nashville. She has a lot of energy...loves to perform and meet people. She's written some original songs and we're sure to hear them this Sunday as Abby Robertson joins us for a live acoustic session.
Ryan Scarberry makes his way back to Hunter At Sunrise for the third time this Sunday morning and he will not be alone. This time he is bringing his band and performing songs from his new album, Working to Build. It's been a while since Ryan has visited and it will be good to catch up on all he's doing. For more about Ryan Scarberry, click HERE.
Fasten your seatbelts...we are expecting a lively acoustic session this Sunday as Karl Werne returns to Hunter At Sunrise. So much has been going on with Karl including the release of new material on a cd called Live at the Hampton Bay Days Festival (which I have been begging him to do ever since I met him...finally he listened to me). And we'll hear the story of how Karl was able to join with an incredible group of friends to present a magical afternoon of music at the annual autumn festival. He will be bringing some of those friends with him on Sunday. So I hope you will join us this weekend as Karl Werne once again visits Hunter At Sunrise for a live acoustic session. For more on Karl Werne and his new album, click HERE.
- Yorktown's Jared May Makes the Journey down to Hunter At Sunrise This Sunday
- Jared Swift Visits Hunter At Sunrise This Coming Sunday Morning
- Skye Zentz Brings New Songs to Hunter At Sunrise This Sunday
- Peninsula singer/songwriter, Mike Glass, returns to Hunter At Sunrise
- It's Luke Hartman Live and in Living Color this Sunday on Hunter At Sunrise
- Hunter At Sunrise Kicks Off the New Year With Herbie D. and The Dangermen
- Winter Won't Stop so Hunter At Sunrise has the Blues as Anthony Rosano Returns for a Live Acoustic Session
- It's Anthony Rosano, live and unplugged, on Hunter At Sunrise This Sunday Morning
- Singer-Songwriter-Guitarist John Emil Will Be our Guest this Weekend on Hunter At Sunrise
- Alice Conner returns to Hunter At Sunrise This Sunday
- Australian Singer-Songwriter Anthony Snape Brings his Acoustic Energy to Hunter At Sunrise This Sunday
- Anne McCue and Amelia White visit Hunter At Sunrise this Sunday Morning
- Mike + Ruthy, formerly of the Mammals, visit Hunter At Sunrise this Sunday
- Singer-Songwriter Darryl Purpose visits Hunter At Sunrise for a Live Acoustic Session This Sunday
- Jessica Doran visits Hunter At Sunrise this Sunday Morning
- Dustin Furlow of Va. Beach visits Hunter At Sunrise for the First Time This Sunday Morning
- The Peninsula's Roy Moats Brings His Unique Song Stylings to Hunter At Sunrise
- Hunter At Sunrise returns to Victorian Station for Our Acoustic Session This Sunday
- Guitarist, Matt Thomas, pays another visit to Hunter At Sunrise this Sunday
- Hunter At Sunrise returns to Live Shows This Sunday As We Welcome Va. Beach's Will Overman for an Acoustic Session