North Carolina artist Anne-Claire writes music influenced by her love of soul divas and intimate singer-songwriters. Currently celebrating the release of her new album I Still Look For You(August 2018). Anne-Claire ventures further into personal songwriting with a soulful sensibility. Anne-Claire’s music is rich and melody-driven, paired with lyrics that use magic as metaphor and emotional empowerment as a guide. Mixing organic instruments with synthetic sounds enhances the dreamlike quality of her work. Anne-Claire brings a unique and exciting sound – danceable and emotive, plaintive and fun, percussive and romantic.
Matt Douglas is the multi-instrumentalist for the Mountain Goats, but has been writing and performing his own music for the last decade or so. Whether it’s with his former indie-pop outfit The Proclivities or with country songstress Caitlin Cary in The Small Ponds, he’s sure to win you over with his abstract lyrics and average guitar playing. He’ll be accompanied by bassist Alex Bingham and drummer Matt McCaughan.