Date: Saturday, February 11, 2017
Time: 7:30 pm
Phone: (415) 899-9883
Amy has shared the stage with such artists as Grammy Award Winner Marc Cohn, Jefferson Starship, Norton Buffalo, Loudon Wainwright III, Dave Mason, Jesse Colin Young, The Waybacks, Ramblin’ Jack Elliott, Pablo Cruise, Tommy Castro, Beth Nielsen Chapman, Roger McGuinn and John Stewart.
A native of Oberlin, Ohio, home to Oberlin College which is famous for its music conservatory as well as its unique history and liberal atmosphere. Oberlin provided a culturally rich environment with exposure to all kinds of world class music, theater, dance and art.
Amy’s musical influences are very diverse. She grew up listening to the popular Detroit radio station CKLW which was home and birthplace of Motown. She also enjoyed listening to Peter, Paul and Mary as well as her older brother’s Doors, Chicago and Jimi Hendrix albums. At 14 she began teaching herself to play guitar and was influenced by such artists as Joni Mitchell, Cat Stevens, James Taylor and Bonnie Raitt. From funk to folk Amy’s musical influences inject themselves into her music.
Trek Winery, Main Stage, 1026 Machin Ave, Novato CA 94945