By Alan Ho
Who: von Grey
Where: Atlanta, GA
For fans of: Mumford & Sons, Bon Iver, Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan
Who says girls can’t play bluegrass and folk? Let us introduce you to an all-sister quartet out of Atlanta called von Grey. The sisters, Kathryn, Annika, Fiona and Petra have been at the music thing for almost their entire lives and have in the past 24 months played upwards of 200+ shows all over the Southeastern US at various venues and playing supporting act to the likes of Sarah MacLachlan.
The foursome have an EP due out, a 5-song teaser offering a refreshing take on bluegrass, folk and country. Think of von Grey as not only a potential American answer to the UK’s Mumford & Sons, but also the female equilvalent! The EP was recorded with Grammy award-winning producer Nick DiDia (Bruce Springsteen, Train, Gaslight Anthem).
Here’s a taste of why these sisters have earned the latest consideration on The Spotlight: