The Indigo Girls are set to play a sold out show at The Birchmere in Alexandria, Virginia on Tuesday April 22, 2014. The folk rock, alternative band led by Amy Ray and Emily Sailiers has developed a loyal following over their 29 years of performing together. They have churned out 13 studio albums and four live albums through the years. Seven songs have landed on some sort of major Top 40 list from the group.
Poet, musician, and author Shirlette Ammons gets the honor of opening the show on Tuesday night. Her debut album Twilight for Gladys Bentley renews interest in a blues woman from the 1920's and introduces a new musical artist in modern times. Opening for the Indigo Girls at a sold out show will bring her work to the ears of many potential new fans. YOu can learn more about this creative artist at her website. Likewise you can catch up with news about the Indigo Girls at their official site.
The Birchmere has been a leading concert hall in the Washington area for years. This show might be sold out but you can find out more about this venue and upcoming shows here. For those lucky enough to have a ticket for Tuesday's show enjoy!