Rising Appalachia is celebrating the release of their newest album, Leylines, with their beloved Salt Spring community with two shows and a farm to table dinner. As world travelers for a decade, Rising Appalachia have merged multiple global music influences with their own southern roots to create the inviting new folk album, Leylines. Remarkably the band has built its legion of listeners independently -- a self-made success story that has led to major festival appearances and sold-out shows at venues across the country.
Founded by sisters Leah and Chloe Smith, the band established an international fan base due to relentless touring, tireless activism, and no small degree of stubborn independence. However, for the first time, they opted to bring in a producer for the new album,teaming up with the legendary Joe Henry on the sessions. These were also their first recording sessions outside of the South. For 10 days, all six band members lived and recorded in a castle-like studio in Marin County, California, overlooking the Pacific Ocean. As a result, a sense of unity and immediacy can be heard throughout their seventh album, Leylines.
Farm to Table Dinner & CD Signing & Concert
$100 tickets limited : 6pm-8pm dinner, 8-11pm concert
Rising Appalachia Concert
$35 : 8pm-11pm
Rising Appalachia Concert & DJ Castanea dancing set
Tapas, treats, drinks available
$40 : 7pm-11pm