Allysen Callery is an alternative folk artist ,also called Freak Folk & New Weird America.
Playing with a 4 fingered & unique picking pattern, her vocal delivery recalls the haunting style of the late 60's early 70's British Folk Revival.
Allysen played multiple showcases at SXSW music festival, & tours internationally in Europe.
She has been called "The Tim Burton of Folk Music" , her quiet & dark music has made her a favorite of artists & critics alike, including Marissa Nadler who listed Winter Island in her Best Albums of 2011.
“Winter Island is a record that could proudly sit tall next to Sibylle Baier’s Colour Green and Leonard Cohen’s Songs From A Room. It’s impossibly delicate, gorgeously written, and emanates a timeless quality. ” ~Marissa Nadler for We Listen For You.
Allysen lives in the small seaside town of Bristol, Rhode Island (USA).