Brown Commons Coffeehouse Presents Lizzie No

About this Event

With the release of her debut album, 'Hard Won,' in March 2017, singer-songwriter, harpist, and guitarist Lizzie No established herself as one of the most exciting new voices in contemporary folk music. Billboard Magazine called the album “simultaneously understated and fervent.” She followed up the album with the release of “Sundown,” a benefit track for Black Lives Matter.

Building on the songwriting prowess displayed in her critically acclaimed debut album, Lizzie No is unsparing in the stories she tells on her new album 'Vanity,' released August 2, 2019. The nine songs on ‘Vanity’ are epic tales of ego, featuring narrative shifts within vividly crafted characters. No embodies characters ranging from a handsome egoist in “Narcissus” (which Rolling Stone called a "crisp alt-rock gem") to a broke songwriter waiting for her big break in “Pity Party,” to a bitter and isolated rocker on “Loyalty” who rants that the crowd has left him behind. Inventive arrangements written in collaboration with co-producer Nick Rapley elevate the record to shimmering heights, alternating between swaggering grooves and intimate clarity.

Lizzie has showcased at Americanafest, South by Southwest, and the Mile of Music Festival. Classical arrangements of her songs have been performed at the Louisville Orchestra's Festival of American Music and the Downtown Chamber Series. She is also a winner of the American Songwriter Magazine Lyrics Contest.

Event Details:

Doors open at 7:30pm. We will have fresh coffee from FoJo Coffee Roasters and sweet treats from Flour and Salt Bakery. All items are $1 a piece. All proceeds will be donated to the Earlville Opera House.

Admission is free and open to the public. We expect demand to be high for this performance and ask that you please reserve your free general admission ticket on this site.

(Those without tickets are still encouraged to come, but will be admitted based on availability.)

Thursday, February 6 at 8:00pm to 9:45pm

110 Broad Street – Brown Commons Social House, Lounge
110 NY-12B, Hamilton, NY 13346, USA

Topic

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, Academics, Arts and Humanities

Event Format

Concerts, Performances, Social gatherings

Tags

coffeehouse, live music, Brown Commons

Website

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/brown-co...

Cost

$0

Group
Brown Commons
Contact E-mail

kravoldstaff@colgate.edu

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