Honeydew Drops And Brian Ashley Jones Trio Concert Is March 29

Thursday, March 20, 2014

The WoodSongs Dalton Concert Series on Saturday, March 29, will host a double concert featuring the husband and wife team The Honey Dewdrops and the Brian Ashley Jones Trio, a Nashville based Americana band. The concert begins at 7 p.m. and will be held at the historic Dalton Freight Depot in the heart of downtown Dalton.  

Tom Brown, WoodSongs Dalton Director says of the lineup, "This will be a treat for Dalton...having both of these groups performing on the same night. A great way to usher in the spring."

Review for The Honey Dewdrops:

Laura Wortman and Kagey Parrish are the Honey Dewdrops: an award winning, nationally touring husband and wife folk duet who perform fresh, original songs focusing on vocal harmonies and tight instrumentation. Influenced by traditional Appalachian music as well as contemporary singer-songwriters, the Honey Dewdrops blend old styles with new, creating music that is powerful and heartfelt. 

Their down-to-earth, real-life approach to music brought them to high pro?le stages, such as A Prairie Home Companion and Floyd Fest; gained Folk Radio notoriety with two #1 albums (If The Sun Will Shine- 2009 & These Old Roots- 2010); and enabled them to share the stage with musical greats such as Carolina Chocolate Drops, Mary Gauthier, and the Matt Flinner Trio. 

Review for Brian Ashley Jones Trio:

Brian Ashley Jones is a versatile Americana singer and songwriter with a variety of influences... rock, blues, country, and bluegrass. Based in Nashville Jones averages 225 live shows a year. His original compositions have been placed in films and television and recorded by a variety of other performing artists. Brian's current independent release, Courier, made the Top 40 of the Roots Music Report, broke the Top 100 of the Americana Music Association's album chart, and is receiving widespread commercial, college, public, and international radio play.

The Brian Ashley Jones Trio showcased as official performers at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival and Brian was nominated for Best American Roots Guitar Player in the Alternate Root's 2011 Reader's Choice Awards.

This regionally acclaimed concert series features emerging and established performers and will be held in the intimate and eclectic setting of the historic Dalton Freight Depot located at 305 S. Depot Street in down town Dalton Georgia. The concert series is sponsored in part by the Downtown Dalton Development Authority and the Dalton Convention and Visitors Bureau. Tickets are available online at http://WoodsongsDalton.com, at the Dalton Freight Depot Gift Shop, and at the door. Seating is limited and reservations are strongly encouraged. 

For more information call 706.260-5394, email woodsongsdalton@yahoo.com or visit http://WoodsongsDalton.com

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