Lover of blue notes and things that go twang.
Karen Dahlstrom is a singer/songwriter based in Brooklyn, NY. She has been a member of the NYC-based folk band Bobtown since 2008, and sings and plays with a variety of acts in the local roots/Americana scene. Dahlstrom's solo debut, "Gem State", is a five-song collection of modern folk tales inspired by her home state of Idaho.
AWARDS & ACCOLADES
Gold Award, Acoustic Folk - 2014 Mid-Atlantic Song Competition
2nd Place, Overall - 2014 Mid-Atlantic Song Competition
Honorable Mention, Acoustic Folk - 2014 Mid-Atlantic Song Competition
Included in Best New York Concerts of 2014 - New York Music Daily
Finalist - 2013 Kerrville New Folk Competition
Formal Showcase Artist - 2013 SWRFA Conference
Folk-DJ Showcase Artist - 2013 NERFA Conference
Showcase Artist - 2013 Cape May Singer-Songwriter Conference
#2 and #18 on Folk-DJ Song Chart (Feb 2012)
#18 on Folk-DJ Album Chart (Feb 2012)
#23 on Folk-DJ Artist Chart (Feb 2012)
Included in 100 Best Songs of 2011 - New York Music Daily