WOODSONGS: Alison Brown, Frank Solivan, and Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley play at the Lyric Theatre on Monday, March 7 at 6:45 pm.
"COMPASS RECORDS was co-founded in 1994 by musicians Alison Brown and Garry West in 1994. Called "one of the greatest independent labels of the last decade” by Billboard Magazine.
ALISON BROWN Her new Compass project, ‘The Song of the Banjo’, the 2015 IBMA Distinguished Achievement Award and 2001 GRAMMY Award-winning musician/composer/producer/entrepreneur plants another flag in her ongoing journey of sonic exploration.
FRANK SOLIVAN Following Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen’s GRAMMY nomination, IBMA Award, and top prize in the Mid-Atlantic Song Contest, bandleader Frank Solivan continues the pace in 2016 with a solo release, ‘Family, Friends & Heroes’
ROB ICKES AND TREY HENSLEY Rob Ickes is a longtime, well-established instrumental giant (Blue Highways) and won IBMA Dobro Player of the Year like a gazzillion times. Trey Hensley is newly arrived in Music City, bursting with talent both as a vocalist and guitarist. Their new album, ‘Before the Sun Goes Down’, was released on Compass Records."