Hot off the presses! April 2019
There are so many fabulous happenings in Linda's world these days its hard to know where to start!
KIRCHEN, COX AND MCRAE
Linda is in a new trio "Kirchen, Cox and McRae" featuring Vancouver Island dobro/mandolin master Doug Cox and Austin Grammy nominated Master of the Telecaster Bill Kirchen! Watch for this hot new trio to be performing at the Vancouver Folk Music Festival in July and in Alberta in April 2020. Check out https://lindamcrae.com/kirchen-cox-and-mcrae for all the colourful things they are up to.
ESCAPE TO CREATE! Seaside, Fl. February 2018
Speaking of residencies, Linda is pleased to announce she will be returning to Seaside, Fl in February 2019 as a participant in the Escape to Create Artist Residency. Her last residency there in 2015 resulted in 8 new songs, 6 of which landed on her Shadow Trails Recording.
A LITTLE ABOUT LINDA
Linda McRae is a Canadian, US based singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who has built a following through amazing albums and a tireless (international) tour schedule. Performing on banjo, guitar and accordion her warm and world-weary voice, unforgettable melodies and thought-provoking lyrics, make McRae a captivating and sought-after artist. Linda has performed in venues as diverse as Vancouver’s Orpheum Theatre and New Folsom Prison, where she performs and facilitates writing workshops for the inmates. These experiences lead to the creation of her Express Yourself Writing Workshops currently being presented in detox centres, alternative schools, and youth and adult correctional facilities across North America.
"One song breaks your heart, the next one puts it back together" (Fernando Pinto: Promoter, Oddball Events)