Shimminering lyrics, deft finger-picking and soaring melodies--Austin MacRae is a singer/songwriter from Ithaca, NY, whose music is known for its lyrical and vocal intensity. With a sensitive finger-picking style, MacRae crafts songs rich in wordplay and story. He has performed at venues such as Club Passim, Kerrville Folk Festival (New Folk Finalist), Falcon Ridge Folk Festival (Emerging Artist), Turtle Hill Folk Festival (New Voices Showcase), Ithaca Festival, Oswego Music Hall, Homer Center for the Arts, Bill Knowlton's Bluegrass Ramble Picnic and many other venues. His debut album, Bats in the Attic, won a Syracuse Area Music Award (SAMMY) for Best Folk Recording of 2015. His second album, Keeper, won a SAMMY for Best Americana in 2018. His music has also been featured on a variety of radio stations and shows, including the Sundilla Radio Hour, hosted by Kelly Walker. In 2017 MacRae was one of three winners of the South Florida Folk Festival's singer/songwriter competition in Ft. Lauderdale.
Jessica Graae blends her folk-rock style and classical training to create haunting, soulful songs. She has been twice named WSTW’s Hometown Heroes’ Best Female Solo Artist, is a PHL Live Center Stage and twice a Philadelphia Folk Factory People’s Choice finalist. Jessica’s original music is featured in WHYY’s local music project. She has played the Philadelphia Folk Festival, Delmarva Folk Festival, Haverford Music Festival and the Ladybug Festival. She is currently recording her fourth studio album, to be released this year.
Lisa Jeanette is a native Philadelphian and performing singer-songwriter who has recently released her debut album, Chasing Happy. The youngest of nine siblings, Lisa took to time-sharing her brothers’ guitars growing up. Since then, she’s become a multi-instrumentalist accompanying herself on piano, guitar and bass. The best way to describe Lisa’s style of music is Kaleidoscope Folk, which represents a wide variety of genres in a diverse collection of songs.
Lisa recently performed at the Falcon Ridge Folk Festival, the Ladybug Fest, the Turks Head Fest, The Downingtown Arts Fest, the Wayne Porchfest, and the Chester County Restaurant Fest. Her music can be found on Spotify, iTunes, CDBaby and Amazon music.