Kaitlin Rose has been playing guitar and writing songs since the summer of 2001 after finding her mom’s Alvarez in the hallway closet. By the end of the day she taught herself the theme song to The Godfather, which made her Italian grandmother very proud.
Since then, Kaitlin has recorded four full length solo-albums in various basements and attics of friends and family members including All My Roses, Sentience, The Ideal and Organic Travels. In Spring of ’13 she recorded a 9 song demo with Ian Gorman at La Luna Studio and released THE OTHER SIDE a full-length record with a backing band, in May, 2015. Kaitlin Released coalesce, a four song solo ep in May, ’17.
Kalamazoo is the city Kaitlin calls home, as the mother of three and host of the weekly performance workshop series, Homegrown in Kalamazoo located at Old Dog Tavern. She is making her official debut at many Michigan folks Festivals this summer and expanding her musical reach to northern Michigan, Illinois and Indiana.
“Equally at home in jazz, soul and folk music…” –wmuk.org
Soul, jazz singer-songwriter, Nashon Holloway, is true. Be it her accomplished skill as a solo guitarist and vocalist, her intimate unplugged jazz sessions or her accredited funk and rock band, Holloway’s presence invites listeners to feel free, to heal, and to participate. Performance credits include features on The Oprah Winfrey Show with David Foster, Jazz at Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, Taste of Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Qatar. Nashon is a one-of-a-kind singer/songwriter with a warm, earthy and edgy style. See her website for more details: www.nashonholloway.com