Bartees & The Strange Fruit and Kara Cavanaugh make their Haymarket Americana Concert Series debut! See them live, Thur, May 31. Doors 5pm. Show kicks off at 7:30pm.
The Haymarket Americana Concert series is FREE every Thursday in our Drinking & Writing Theater in Chicago's West Loop!
Kara Cavanaugh is a singer-songwriter based in Chicago.
Her debut album "Ain't Gonna Run” produced by Packy Lundholm (I Fight Dragons) and Dan Moulder (Tom Schraeder & His Ego, Free Space) is a diverse collection that features her musical influences ranging from Laurel Canyon folk, powerful piano ballads, sultry R&B, and cinematic soundscapes.
With this new material, Kara is poised and excited to introduce you to a side of her yet unseen.
"You nailed this album...sounds phenomenal."
⁃ Meagan Panici, WZRD 88.3 FM Chicago
"I am really impressed with the production and your powerful voice. I think you are ready for the next chapter in your life."
⁃ Melvin Seals, Jerry Garcia Band
Bartees and the Strange Fruit
Bartees Cox, Jr. is a singer-songwriter, producer and guitarist from Brooklyn, NY. With the release of his debut album, 'Magic Boy,' in December 2017, Bartees established himself as an exciting new voice blending alternative R&B and folk music. With a unique combination of guitars, strong vocals, and lyrics about his upbringing in the deep south, depression and police brutality his record received high praise from Afropunk, Bluegrass Situation, WXPN The Key, and Various Small Flames (UK).