Pi and her pal Kel Pritchard shot out of a canon and landed in New York last week to start their mini radio and performance tour of the alternate coast. After playing a few gigs they found themselves at the Floyd Country Store for their “Americana Afternoons” music series.
Tuesday found them making a few thousand new fans as they played the WDVX Blue Plate Special. After another gig in Knoxville the move on to Nashville on Thursday before ending it all back in Washing DC this coming weekend. If you’d like to enjoy their Blue Plate Special perfomance check it out by clicking on the 12:00 pm stream at https://wdvx.com/programs/archives/ and it’s worth the visit for sure.
WILLIS, VA – April 5, 2017 Travianna Records is pleased to announce the signing of Tara Dente. Tara is a talented folk/alternative guitarist, singer and songwriter from Asbury Park, New Jersey and is an integral part of the area’s historic and creative re-awakening. Tara’s second album, The Gleaner, will be released on Travianna Records on June 2, 2017.
Tara’s musical background began with piano composition and later evolved to songwriting for guitar and vocals. Her musical influences, among others, are Nick Drake, The Shins, Enya, Johnny Cash, and Brooke Fraser – all of whom helped to create Tara’s own unique style. Because of her talents, Tara was nominated for the Asbury Music Award in 2014 and 2016 for Top Female Acoustic Act.
Mark Hodges, president of Travianna Records appreciates Tara’s approach to her craft and is happy to welcome her to the talented Travianna Records family. Hodges says, “Our motto is ‘Music…No Boundaries’. We give our artists free-reign to be who they are, and their listeners love it! Tara is a mega talent and a delight in every way. We are thrilled to welcome her to the Travianna team.”
Please join Tara for a special FREE pre-release party on May13th at Langosta Lounge, located at New Jersey’s Asbury Park boardwalk at 9:30pm. She will be joined by special guests, Rachel Ana Dobken, Pamela Flores, and Cranston Dean.
Keep an eye on iTunes to pre-order The Gleaner soon. For more on Tara Dente visit www.taradente.com and follow her on social media for updates