Bluegrass singer songwriter Donna Ulisse and her band The Poor Mountain Boys will be making their first appearance at the legendary Birchmere Music Hall in Alexandria, Virginia on Tuesday, December 31, 2013 as they help ring in the new year. The show begins at 8:00 p.m and has been listed in the CBS DC local news as one of the top New Year’s Eve concerts in the Washington, D.C. area this year.
Headlining the show will be The Seldom Scene, considered to be one of the single largest contributors to the progession of bluegrass music from the early days of Flatt & Scruggs and Bill Monroe to the more contemporary sounds that they founded. Sharing the stage that evening will be the Pennsylvania folk/Americana trio The Stray Birds.
Ulisse and her band will be performing songs from her current release Showin’ My Roots, a tribute to her musical heroes which she co-produced with Bryan Sutton.
The Birchmere is a concert hall in Alexandria, Virginia known for presenting performers in the bluegrass, country, folk and jazz genres. The main stage has table seating with dinner service. The room seats 500 people and the tables in front are about two feet from the stage.
Tickets for the evening are $39.50 and can be purchased online or by calling Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000.
For more about Donna Ulisse visit www.donnaulisse.com
Donna Ulisse & her band The Poor Mountain Boys will be bringing her fans their first online concert streamed through the Stageit platform from Catch This Music Studios on Music Row in Nashville, TN on Tuesday, November, 12, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. CST. The technical piece will be handled by Music City Streaming with three hi-definition cameras and lighting, offering a high quality viewing experience in an intimate setting.
Stageit is an online venue where artists perform live, interactive, monetized shows for their fans directly from a laptop, offering fans unique experiences that are never archived. Viewers will be able to chat with other people watching the show as well as ask Donna questions. The show is going to be a “pay what you can” price allowing viewers to watch for as little as 10 cents once they have set up their Stageit account which initially costs only $5.00. Other artists who have brought their fans Stageit shows include Carly Simon, Jimmy Buffet, The Indigo Girls and Jim Lauderdale to name a few. Viewers have the ability to tip more if they choose and there will be rewards for the top tippers.
Go to http://www.stageit.com/donna_ulisse_the_poor_mountain_boys/live_from_catch_this_music_studios_nashville/29839, click signup to set up an account and then click the GET TICKET button.You will then have an opportunity to purchase credits which Stageit calls “Notes” ; 10 Notes = $1.00. The first time you signup, it costs 50 notes which is $5.00. After that, you can watch any show that is PAY WHAT YOU CAN for as little as 10 cents.). Notes allow you to pay for tickets to see shows and to tip performers during the show.
Donna and her band will be performing songs off her new release Showin’ My Roots as well as some favorites off her prior releases. Stageit has chosen Donna’s show as a “staff pick”.
Bluegrass Singer songwriter Donna Ulisse has the cover story on the current issue of Americana Rhythm Music Magazine.
Source: Americana Rhythm Music Magazine - http://issuu.com/djgregt/docs/americanarhythmissue44