Aoife O'Donovan

O'mericana Music

Friday, November 4, 2016

Discovery Theatre

Aoife O’Donovan is best known as the captivating singer of progressive bluegrass/string band Crooked Still. Since embarking on her own, she has continued to impress audiences and critics alike. “Sweetness and sadness find a tenuous balance in the voice of Aoife O’Donovan,” says The New York Times. O’Donovan has collaborated with a variety of A-listers, including Yo-Yo Ma and Alison Krauss, and has appeared on “A Prairie Home Companion,” including a summer tour with the show in 2013. Her name is pronounced (EE-fuh). Learn it now, because you’ll certainly be hearing more about this artist The Guardian deemed the “next Americana celebrity.” Come welcome Ms. O’Donovan to the 49th Americana state.

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