Tonight on Jamfest, we are excited to bring you a special live recording of River Whyless in concert from the Newport Folk Festival 2016. This exclusive performance will be featured on All Things Considered Live Radio, showcasing the unique sound and talent of this folk-inspired band.
River Whyless is a four-piece indie folk band hailing from Asheville, North Carolina. Comprised of Ryan O’Keefe (vocals, guitar), Halli Anderson (vocals, violin), Alex McWalters (drums), and Daniel Shearin (bass, vocals), the band has gained recognition for their captivating harmonies, intricate instrumentation, and thought-provoking lyrics.
Their performance at the Newport Folk Festival in 2016 was a standout moment for the band, showcasing their ability to captivate audiences with their heartfelt and dynamic live shows. The festival, known for its rich history and celebration of folk music, provided the perfect backdrop for River Whyless to share their music with a passionate and diverse crowd.
During their set, River Whyless performed a mix of songs from their critically acclaimed albums, including their debut album “A Stone, A Leaf, An Unfound Door” and their sophomore release “We All The Light”. The band’s unique blend of folk, indie rock, and pop elements creates a sound that is both familiar and refreshing.
With their intricate vocal arrangements and skillful instrumentation, River Whyless creates a sonic landscape that invites listeners to embark on a journey of self-reflection and introspection. Their lyrics touch on themes of love, loss, and the complexities of the human experience, resonating with audiences on a deep and emotional level.
Throughout the concert, the band’s chemistry and energy were palpable, as they effortlessly weaved together their individual talents into a cohesive and captivating performance. From the infectious melodies of “All Day All Night” to the haunting harmonies of “Baby Brother,” River Whyless showcased their versatility and artistry.
As you tune in to All Things Considered Live Radio tonight on Jamfest, you will have the opportunity to experience the magic of River Whyless’ live performance from the Newport Folk Festival 2016. Whether you are a longtime fan or new to their music, this concert is sure to leave a lasting impression.
So, grab your headphones or turn up the volume and immerse yourself in the enchanting world of River Whyless. Let their melodies and lyrics transport you to a place of introspection and connection. Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to witness their captivating live performance on All Things Considered Live Radio tonight on Jamfest!