Thursday 13 December 2012 at 8:00pm
24 W. Temple Ave., Sellersville, PA, 18960, United States
The Gathering features the crystalline harmonies of Rhiannon Giddens (of Grammy winning Carolina Chocolate Drops) and Laurelyn Dossett backed by an all star string band including Mike Compton (of Grammy winning Nashville Bluegrass Band), Joe Newberry and Jason Sypher. This collaboration from a variety of traditional backgrounds tell a story on a winter’s night with high energy hoedowns to heartfelt remembrances of holidays at home. The Gathering breathes new life into traditional Christmas music and introduces new songs of the season.
“It’s what the holidays were before shopping and Irving Berlin.” - Wall Street Journal
“They bring a breath of fresh, pine-scented air to an intensely crowded field.” 3 stars - Los Angeles Times