6420 Orchard Ave, Takoma Park, MD 20912
Part of Arty Hill's "Western Country" benefit show.
POSTPONED - Arty Hill hosts the mid-Atlantic's best country singers presenting their favorite tunes from Buck Owens, Merle Haggard, Rose Maddox, The Byrds, and other California artists Arty and the Long Gone Daddys will be joined by The Highballers, Rodney "Pieman" Henry, The Hello Strangers, Sean K. Preston Music, Blue Moon Cowgirls, L'il Mo (NYC), Linda Hill (NYC), The Racket, and more at The Creative Alliance, Baltimore. Ticket proceeds benefit Believe In Music, a program of the Living Classrooms Foundation. For tickets and event information here: https://www.facebook.com/events/812790015479592
Sounds Like: Loretta Lynn (born Loretta Webb), Hazel Dickens, The Derailers, Wanda Jackson
Label: Azalea City Recordings
Bio: Karen Collins, a coal miner's daughter from Southwest Virginia fronts one of the Washington D.C. area's top honky tonk country bands, The Backroads Band plays classic country music like it was played back then. With a mix of original songs written in a classic country style to boot scootin' vin...See Full Bio
“For the country fan, Tail Light Blues is a cut above even what is called roots music these days. Karen Collins is an authentic country voice in the style of Loretta Lynn and Tammy Wynette, and her band can rock like Sun Records, with virtuoso picker Ira Gitlin nailing notes all over the place.”