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Dark Water Rising

Dark Water Rising

Americana / Rocky Soul / Soul Chapel Hill, NC  US
Pieces
Pieces
My Fun
My Fun
Love Me
Love Me
Hooked
Hooked
Race Against The Sun
Race Against The Sun

Discography

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    Grace & Grit: Chapter 1 Released on Feb 19, 2013

Videos

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Shows

  • Sat

    Jul 11

    Asheville, NC, US | 5:00pm

    7 pm Show.

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  • Sat

    Aug 22

    Raleigh, NC, US | 2:00pm

    Packapalooza! Packapalooza is an all-day block party and street festival capping off Wolfpack Welcome Week at the start of the academic year. We will have everything it takes to celebrate in NC State style, including great music, activities throughout the day, and fun entertainment for the whole family. Last year’s event had over 55,000 attendees with 300 vendor booths, and over 40 sponsoring organizations. We were also the 12th highest trend on Twitter throughout the day in the Raleigh area and were capturing 240 tweets an hour between 9pm and 11pm on Saturday night with 60 tweets an hour up until 6pm on Sunday night. Social media became a mainstay for people to connect before, during, and after the event.

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  • Thu

    Aug 27

    New York, NY, US | 6:00pm

    Meet the latest Native American Music Award (NAMA) winners, Dark Water Rising and The Ollivanders, in an evening of outstanding music that highlights the next generation of musicians in Indian Country. Dark Water Rising brings a unique sound from North Carolina that is full of soul, blues and tradition. Members of the Lumbee and Tuscarora Nations, they are the winners of three NAMA awards with their most recent honor being “Best Gospel/Inspirational Recording” for “Grace & Grit: Chapter 1” at the 15th awards presentation. They explores various themes of life — love, heartbreak, sacrifice, celebration, despair, pain — all while expressing and evoking sincere emotion on issues affecting contemporary Native American communities. Dark Water Rising includes artists Charly Lowry (vocals/rhythm guitar/percussion), Aaron Locklear (keys/guitar/drums), Corey Locklear (lead guitar), Tony Murnahan (bass) and Emily Musolino (vocals/lead guitar/bass). Opening the concert will be the Six Nations-based rock band The Ollivanders who won for “Best Rock Recording,” and features the talents of Martin Isaacs, Ryan Mickeloff and Ryan Johnson. The band members, close friends since their high school days in Caledonia, Ontario, picked up the award for their 13-song album, “Two Suns.”

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  • Sat

    Aug 29

    Washington, DC, US | 2:00pm

    Meet the latest Native American Music Award (NAMA) winners, Dark Water Rising and The Ollivanders, in an evening of outstanding music that highlights the next generation of musicians in Indian Country. It will take place in the Diker Pavilion for Native Arts and Cultures. FREE ADMISSION. Dark Water Rising brings a unique sound from North Carolina that is full of soul, blues and tradition. Members of the Lumbee and Tuscarora Nations, they are the winners of three NAMA awards with their most recent honor being “Best Gospel/Inspirational Recording” for “Grace & Grit: Chapter 1” at the 15th awards presentation. They explores various themes of life — love, heartbreak, sacrifice, celebration, despair, pain — all while expressing and evoking sincere emotion on issues affecting contemporary Native American communities. Dark Water Rising includes artists Charly Lowry (vocals/rhythm guitar/percussion), Aaron Locklear (keys/guitar/drums), Corey Locklear (lead guitar), Tony Murnahan (bass) and Emily Musolino (vocals/lead guitar/bass). Opening the concert will be the Six Nations-based rock band The Ollivanders who won for “Best Rock Recording,” and features the talents of Martin Isaacs, Ryan Mickeloff and Ryan Johnson. The band members, close friends since their high school days in Caledonia, Ontario, picked up the award for their 13-song album, “Two Suns.”

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  • Sat

    Oct 10

    Galax, VA, US | 4:00pm

    The Lee Boys are one of America's finest African-American sacred steel ensembles. This family group consists of three brothers, Alvin Lee (guitar), Derrick Lee and Keith Lee (vocals) along with their three nephews, Roosevelt Collier (pedal steel guitar), Alvin Cordy Jr. (7-string bass) and Earl Walker (drums). Each member began making music at the ages of 7 and 8 in the House of God church they attended in Perrine, FL. Here they underwent a rigorous course of training in a variety of musical instruments, including lap and pedal steel guitars. Born and raised in Miami, each of The Lee Boys grew up in the church where their father and grandfather, Rev. Robert E. Lee, was the pastor and a steel player himself. "Sacred steel" is a type of music described as an inspired, unique form of Gospel music with a hard-driving, blues-based beat. The musical genre is rooted in Gospel, but infused with rhythm and blues, jazz, rock, funk, hip-hop, country and ideas from other nations. Influenced by the Hawaiian steel guitar fad of the 1930's, brothers Willie and Troman Eason brought the electric lap steel guitar into the worship services of the House of God church in Jacksonville, FL. The Pentecostal congregation embraced the soulful sound, and over time this unique sound became the hallmark of the church. The pedal steel guitar was added to the mix and soon became the central instrument. The Lee Boys are part of the fourth generation of musicians in this faith. www.leeboys.com

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  • ALYSON (Artist)
    ALYSON
    ;-)
  • Jazzie J (Artist)
    Jazzie J
    The beautiful voice goes so well with the piano in "Pieces" I made sure to fan and Like your page. Thanks for the support!!! https://www.facebook.com/pages/JazzieJs-Music-Page/166614860029761
  • Maria DiDonato (Artist)
    Maria DiDonato
    Sounding spectacular on Pieces.
  • Aira Winterland (Artist)
    Aira Winterland
    Hi. Passing by to listen to your great songs again. Today "My Fun". Amazing piano work. Beautiful harmonies! Aira Winterland
  • STONEME DEAD (Artist)
    STONEME DEAD
    Awesome music,..amazing vocals,..enjoyed my listen here,..wishing ya'll the best.
  • AWE.SOME (Artist)
    AWE.SOME
    Great music, Dark Water Rising!:))) Stay unique as you are and sincere in what you do! Cheers!:)))

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Members

Corey Locklear

Electric Guitar

Emily Musolino

Vocals

About

Sounds Like: Brandi Carlile, Adele, Delta Rae, Fleetwood Mac, Grace Potter and the Nocturnals

Label: N/A

Manager: Aaron Locklear

Bio: Dark Water Rising (Rocky soul)

"Native Americans who piece together Southern rock full of gospel harmonies, hip-hop inflections and Motown soul with a journeyman work ethic. With bold songwriting and bewitching arrangements, DWR breaks rules effortlessly."- Sylvia Pfeiffenberger, “Indy Week”

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Twitter_icon_for_status: Dark Water Rising has a show on 07/11/2015 at 05:00 PM @ Isis Restaurant a... in Asheville, NC http://t.co/XRe8qaIoqW #concert

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Q: Were can I purchase. Ur cd's.

A: Hey, you get them online at cdbaby.com, iTunes.com, or you can go by Cyna's Jewerly in Pembroke. Thanks

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  • Song Plays 16,084
  • Video Plays 2,595
  • Total Fans -7 28,185
  • ReverbNation Fans 1,116
  • Facebook Likes -5 25,554
  • Twitter Followers -2 1,044
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