Phoebe Hunt & The Gatherers

Agent: Lori Peters
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An accomplished Americana instrumentalist with foundations in jazz and swing music, Phoebe makes an impressive creative leap with this record. It’s the culmination of a five year journey that has taken her from her Austin roots through Music Row, Brooklyn, and even to India to study with seventh-generation master violinist Kala Ramnath.  Along the way, Phoebe found her voice and delivered her most inspired set of songs to date — the soundtrack to her self-discovery.

Shanti’s Shadow marks an arrival for Phoebe Hunt, whose artistic and personal journey has deep storylines. These masterfully crafted songs are brought to life by the musicians Phoebe has gathered – each a virtuoso in their own right. Phoebe is skilled at taking seemingly disparate elements and pulling them together into a dazzling kaleidoscope of lush, coherent sound and rhythm patterns. The result is music that swells, crashes and breathes organically under Phoebe’s soulful, plaintive voice. Sounds of Americana and Texas Tinged Swing are woven with exotic rhythmic concepts culled from Phoebe’s time in India.

Shanti’s Shadow is always surprising yet comfortingly familiar.  Prior to recording this album, the entire band traveled to India to study at an ashram outside of Pune with master violinist Kala Ramnath. In India, they practiced music, meditation and philosophy – sometimes spending as many as 10 hours a day working and re-working Tats and Ragas. This intense, experiential study is apparent in the seamless musical play and improvisation of Shanti’s Shadow.

 

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Phoebe Hunt & The Gatherers on Tour:

Date City Location Venue

Sat, 26 May 2018

Grass Valley

CA

Strawberry Music Festival

Fri, 8 Jun 2018

Winters

CA

The Palms Playhouse

Fri, 22 Jun 2018

Telluride

CO

Telluride Bluegrass Festival

Thu, 28 Jun 2018

Owensboro

KY

ROMP

Sun, 15 Jul 2018

Sonoma

CA

Green Music Center Bluegrass Day

Fri, 3 Aug 2018

Saratoga Springs

NY

Caffe Lena

Sun, 5 Aug 2018

Stowe

VT

Music in the Meadow

Fri, 31 Aug 2018

Willis

VA

Floyd Yoga Jam

Sat, 1 Sep 2018

Galax

VA

Blue Ridge Music Center

Wed, 12 Sep 2018

Ferndale

CA

The Old Steeple

Thu, 13 Sep 2018

Palo Alto

CA

Oshman Family JCC