Jan 21, 2014 4:42 PM by MELISSA CANONE
On Saturday March 8,Rosanne Cash will play the AcA's intimate James Moncus Theater with her husband and collaborator, John Leventhal. This All-Star Series performance will be a stripped down, personal experience where Cash will speak with her audience, allowing an intimate encounter.
On Sunday March 9, Cash will be at the Heymann Performing Arts Center with a quintet and multi-media performance for a PASA-series special event. Here, Cash will be in full-force presenting her new album in a concert unlike any other. Experience Cash as she connects the dots of her own story of the rich history of a region into a cohesive work. This concert will feature a talented video artist accompanying the band. Critics are calling this album Cash's "finest work in a 35-year career, assured and at ease, and one of 2014's first great albums," (The Boston Globe).
The River and the Thread is an exploration of Cash's Southern roots. Her extraordinary songwriting is enveloped with deep, heartfelt lyrics accompanied by a raw Southern sound. From memories of her father's Arkansas home to her reflections on her Southern upbringing, Roseanne's lyrics capture audiences and draw them into her view of the poetic survey of places and people of the South.
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