Monday, December 11, 2017

Acoustic Guitar Project

Rob Rainwater

Aaron Baca

Karyn Ann

Jojo Scott

Hayley Lynn

About Rob Rainwater

Rob Rainwater

Rob Rainwater is a singer/songwriter, instrumentalist, and radio DJ based in Portland, Oregon. Drawing on a background steeped in blues, folk, country, and bluegrass, Rob creates a rich mix of originals and classic blues/rock covers.  Though he enjoys creating music on a variety of instruments, Rob most often performs with guitar and mandolin.

The Rob Rainwater band entertains audiences with a blues/roots rock style at pubs, summer park concerts, weddings, private parties, and other venues throughout the Northwest.  As a solo artist, Rob collaborates and plays shows with many Portland-area artists including Michele Van Kleef, Amber Sweeney, Redwood Son, John Rankin, and Andrew Paul Woodworth. Rob and Michele Van Kleef are pursuing a duo project called The Whiskey Darlings.

In 2013, Rob released a solo album titled "About : Time."  In the same year, his songwriting debuted nationally in a film called "Welcome to Inspiration."  In 2014, Rob's music was featured in the Fertile Ground Festival's world premiere of theater production Remme's Run.  Rob is currently writing and pre-producing an album he plans to record in October 2015.

Rob is a member of the Cascade Blues Association.  His music can be heard playing on the radiowaves of Portland Radio Project at 99.1fm and streaming online at www.prp.fm.  On Sunday afternoons from 1-3pm, Rob hosts a show on PRP called Songs from the Source, featuring songwriting and songwriters.

 

Website:
http://www.robrainwater.com/

About Karyn Ann

Karyn Ann

Karyn Ann is an emotive singer and songwriter whose originals intuitively blend soul, blues and folk. With performances brimming with raw unabashed passion, she has a natural ability to remain reminiscent while refreshing, drawing from talents like Fiona Apple to Susan Tedeschi. Karyn Ann's debut EP, Accept Uncertainty, explores the personal balancing of hope and the inevitable uncertainties we experience as we live through life.

Website:
http://www.karynann.com

About Hayley Lynn

Hayley Lynn

Hayley Lynn's songwriting has been a quiet but profound pursuit. She draws from experience, and it is that which creates her soundscape. Within her playful banter and the sharpness that the wit of her songwriting provides, there lies a deeply personal look at who Hayley Lynn was, is and who she strives to become.

During a snow storm in Portland, December of 2015, Hayley Lynn started recording her debut EP 'Hypnotize' with producer Riley Smith and bassist John Bruner. The work on the EP continued into spring as she recorded in Studio 12 with Adam Green. Hypnotize' was officially released June of 2016 exploring dark themes shrouded in mysticism.

Hayley Lynn and her band recently added another member, Amy Håkansson, who plays the violin, banjo, guitar and the nyckelharpa. She is currently working on a new record at Bungalow 9 Recording Studio with Danny O' Hanlon as producer, the record will be released in 2017.

Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/HayleyLynnMusic/

Website:
https://www.hayleylynnmusic.com/

Video:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_QAsmXRE0FE