Next Stage is proud to present Lucy Wainwright Roche with special guest Suzzy Roche, in a Mother’sDay weekend concert on Saturday, May 13 at 7:30pm, at Next Stage, 15 Kimball Hill, Putney, VT.
Suzzy Roche and Lucy Wainwright Roche are a mother-daughter duo with impressive accomplishments in their own separate careers, and their most recent duo release is Mud and Apples.(2016)
Before establishing herself as a solo artist, Suzzy Roche spent two decades singing alongside her sisters
in one of folk music’s most celebrated bands, The Roches. Daughter Lucy took to the family business after graduating from Oberlin College, singing backup for her brother Rufus, opening for her father Loudon Wainwright III, and touring with Dar Williams, Neko Case and Amos Lee.
Lucy Wainwright Roche has been compared to Joni Mitchell and Patty Griffin by NPR. She was born in NYC into an influential musical family. She rebelled
against the family business by teaching elementary school for several years before getting involved in music. Since 2007, Lucy has released two EPs and a studio album entitled Lucy (2010), toured the U.S., Canada and Europe, and has performed with a number of musicians including the Indigo Girls, Neko Case, and Over the Rhine. Lucy is known for her crystal clear voice and straightforward, funny stage presence. When she’s not on tour, Lucy now lives in Brooklyn, NY. Suzzy Roche, Lucy’s mother, one of the original Roche sisters, and will be appearing with Lucy at Next Stage.
Tickets are $22.00 general admission, $24.00 at the door, available online at www.nextstagearts.org, Turn It Up in Brattleboro and at the Putney Coop.