- Greenwich, NY
Rachael Sage is a soulful vocalist and innovative multi-instrumentalist who has earned a loyal following with her dynamic piano playing, delicate guitar work, expressive vocals and improvisational audience interaction. Joy!, Rachael’s first holiday EP, is a playful folk-pop collection featuring a cover of the classic “Joy To The World” – an uptempo re-vamp with a tinge of Americana twang. Other tracks include Sage’s original Hanukkah song “Tchatchkes & Latkes”, and her first Yiddish recording, “Umru Meine”. Sage has shared stages with Judy Collins, Shawn Colvin, Dar Williams, Beth Hart, Colin Hay, and Ani DiFranco. She’s received numerous songwriting awards including The John Lennon Songwriting Contest (Grand Prize) and several Independent Music Awards. A record-breaking 22 placements on Lifetime’s TV series Dance Moms have resulted in 10 million+ YouTube views. Look for Rachael’s forthcoming album Myopia, out this Spring on MPress Records/ILS/Caroline.
“One part Elton John, one part Kate Bush” — Uncut
"Her keen ironic sense of humor and quirky sense of the profound is what makes her special as a songwriter“ — Billboard.com
Pop | Indie Rock
Rachael Sage Joins The Out In The Woods Music Festival 8/10 -7PM
Legendary director/performer John Cameron Mitchell () and sensational cabaret goddess Mx. Justin Vivian Bond () will headline the third annual “Out in the Woods” Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) music festival at Easton Mountain Retreat Center in the beautiful rolling hills of upstate New York on August 10th. The day long event will raise money to support Easton’s LGBT Youth Programs. Under the auspices of emcee Reverend Yolanda (who describes herself as the would-be alien lovechild of Tammy Fay Baker and John Waters), this year’s lineup will feature 17 diverse artists and 8+ full hours of live outdoor performances from John Kelly, Namoli Brennett, Rachael Sage, Freddy Freeman, Gary Wayne Ferris, Sister Funk, Jorge Avila, Nhojj, Martin Swinger, Sean Kagalis, Jay Saturn with Nikkita, Brett Avery, and Justin Vahalla. Between performances, guests are invited to check out vendor booths, explore the vast grounds, and come to a community bonfire the night of the festival. And for guests who want more, weekend packages are available which include a Friday night dance party (hosted by John Cameron Mitchell and friends), access to VIP areas, and a Sunday jam brunch with the artists.
Greenwich, NY is located about 30mins West of Saratoga Springs, NY.
|Doors Open:||12:00 PM|
|Concert Start Time:||7:00 PM|
|Venue St. Address:||391 Herrington Hill Road|
|Venue City, State:||Greenwich, NY|
|Venue Link:||Click here|
|Ticket URL:||Click here|
|Event Notes:||“Out in the Woods” is a LGBT music festival benefiting the LGBT youth programs at Easton Mountain.|