"If Pennsylvania based blues singer Ann Kerstetter acted like she owned the stage at this year’s Billtown Blues Festival, it’s because she did.
Kerstetter, backed by a group of crack musicians, stalked the stage exhorting, pleading, shouting, whispering and testifying the blues like a modern-day Bessie Smith."
Williamsport Sun Gazette
““Ann is a strong vocalist in the classic blues sense with a good variety of techniques.”
Comments on Memphis IBC Performance
"Doc's Juke Joint” Jazz901.org/ Rochester, NY
"I recently found a great new blues act hiding in Northumberland, PA. Ann
Kerstetter and her band bring new life to some well-known and forgotten blues hits on her latest CD - CLASSICS. Whether it’s a boogie number
Or a slow one, Ann and her band deliver "
Doc's Juke Joint
“Ann Kerstetter puts on a performance - a show! -She let the crowd know all about herself and what she does.. The Williamsport Community Arts center was lucky in that the venue offered TWO terrific concerts last Thursday night, Bonnie Raitt and Taj's "BonTaj" and Ann Kerstetter.”
Billtown Blues Association Review
"Ann Kerstetter's vocals are powerful, and filled with emotion. The musicians surrounding her are tight and work very well together. Here is a group of artists whose talents seem to have no boundaries; Ann Kerstetter delivers a refreshing mix of jazz, blues, and rock that is guaranteed to satisfy.
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