"Acoustic Cafe" - A captivating collection of singer/songwriters from the US, Canada, South Africa and Australia.
On Acoustic Café, Putumayo features rising young stars and new discoveries, and in keeping with their global approach, the artists hail from around the globe. These innovative artists offer a variety of vocal highlights, from the bluesy folk stylings of Brown Bird's Danger and Dread to Trevor Hall's (US) contemporary The World Keeps Turnin'.
Harry Manx's (Canada) cover of Van Morrison's Crazy Love and Sarah Jarosz's (US) rendition of Bob Dylan's Ring Them Bells demonstrate the power of contemporary artists to re-interpret beloved classics in their own styles. Justin Townes Earle (US) showcases his distinctive dark and raspy vocals with an Americana edge on One More Night in Brooklyn, while The Sweet Remains offer beautiful harmonies on Dance with Me.
Gregory Alan Isakov (South Africa) brings a modern folk sound to The Stable Song while Lucy Kaplansky hews to a more traditional folk sensibility on Manhattan Moon. Fences tells a tale of lost love on From Russia With... and Jon and Roy offer the uplifting Any Day Now. The Waifs (Australia) round out the collection with their upbeat energy on Love Serenade.