Big news today. But first- we’re playing The Kraken this Wednesday with a very special guest, the incredible Jess Klein. We’re working up a country duet especially for this show. We’ve also been fortunate to be joined by Austin McCall on drums. Y’all come have a drink with us after work. 


January 24th, 7-10pm

The Kraken

Highway 54 West, Chapel Hill NC


January 31st, 7-10pm

The Kraken

Highway 54 West, Chapel Hill NC

special guests John Saylor and Stan Lewis


we’ll continue the Wednesday residency and announce special guests as we add them. We have two special shows in February:


February 9th 

Cavender Creek Vineyards

Dahlonega GA


February 10th

Reeves Theater

Elkin, NC




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