Michaela Anne Returns To Outer Banks Brewing Station [Concert Preview]
National country recording artist Michaela Anne will return to Kill Devil Hills this month, live in concert once again at Outer Banks Brewing Station.
Upon releasing her 2014 album, Ease My Mind (Kingswood Records), Michaela Anne garnered considerable acclaim for her introspective songwriting. The New York Times praised the “plain-spoken songs of romantic regret and small-town longing” and the Village Voice listed it among its Top 5 Country Albums of the year.
Since then, however, this once-solitary diarist has transformed herself into a gregarious storyteller. Michaela Anne has discovered her inner extrovert.
Bright Lights and the Fame (Kingswood Records), recorded at Farmland Studio in Nashville, is full of sharp observations and easy wit, with several upbeat numbers tailor-made for the dance floor of the nearest honky-tonk. While there are gentler, more personal aspects to it that recall her earlier work, Bright Lights and the Fame displays a newfound brashness, starting with the album’s cover image, in which Michaela Anne sports a bedazzled denim outfit, a vintage find that’s perfect for catching the spotlight.
Michaela Anne will be live in concert at Outer Banks Brewing Station in Kill Devil Hills on Thursday, August 18.
Showtime is 10:30pm, and there will be a cover charge for admission.
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