Audiences are in for a treat with Austin duo Byrd & Street noted for their “impeccable male/female harmony,” “solid first-class songwriting” and lively stories about their songs, performed with guitar, autoharp, glockenspiel, pianica, and a percussive cabasa. Four-time nominees for Texas Music Awards and three- time Kerrville Festival New Folk finalists, their songs have been recorded by other artists, including Paul Stookey of Peter, Paul and Mary. They have been Officially Showcased at SW Regional Folk Alliance and their CD’s have made the Folk DJ “Best of Year” Charts, FAR Charts and the Texas Roots Charts. Their 4th CD, Words and Music was #2 on the Texas Roots Charts and was 4 months on the Folk DJ Charts. It was also listed on “Top Records of 2014” at stations WVPE, WGCS and KEOS, and was a “favorite of 2015” at KEOS. Their newest and 5th album THIS MUCH IS TRUE charted for 3 months and then made the “2017 Folk DJ Top Albums of the Year Charts,” with Byrd & Street making the “2017 Folk DJ’s Top Artists of the Year Chart.” It has been selected for “Top Albums of 2017” at KBAC in Santa Fe.
Date(s) - May 20, 2018
10:30 am - 11:30 am