Sunday, August 13th
6:30pm - 9pm
Gate opens at 5:30pm
Ticket price: $40.00, plus a 10% CT Admission Tax
Tickets do not ship - Will Call only
Online ticket sales end at 12pm on Sunday, August 13th
"I'm just trying to tell some stories as honestly as I can," Amy Helm, daughter of legendary musical icon Levon Helm.
Amy Helm has been making music for most of her life. She's already won widespread praise as a singer, songwriter and live performer, first as a member of the celebrated alt country collective Ollabelle.Blessed with a commanding, deeply expressive voice and an uncanny songwriting skill that instinctively draws upon a deep well of American musical traditions, Amy Helm delivers a timelessly powerful evening of storytelling and song. She has been a notable influence in countless musical collaborations and helping to organize the now legendary Midnight Ramble concerts at Levon's home studio in Woodstock, NY.
"He was the best teacher, in so many ways," Amy says of her father. "He wasn't interested in overthinking anything; all he cared about was playing music. He saw himself as a working musician, and it was serious business and it had to be right. Playing side by side with him in the Ramble band for ten years, and building those shows with him, really changed the way I approached things, and his humility influenced and shaped me as a musician, as it did everyone who played with him."