Author Archives: Caitlin

NPR Music Features Folk Alley Session [Video]

It’s been quite a year for Vermont native Caitlin Canty. She released her breakout album Reckless Skyline in January, backed by an all-star “dream band;” made the big move from the Green Mountain State to Music City; and recently won the 2015 Telluride Troubadour Contest at the Telluride Bluegrass Festival.

Here she performs “Get Up,” one of the many standout tracks on Reckless Skyline.

AmericanaFest – Reckless Skyline Tour Continues

The Reckless Skyline tour continues throughout the fall – highlighted by a full band show at City Winery in Nashville for AmericanaFest. RECKLESS SKYLINE TOUR Sept 2 – Boise, ID – The Modern % Sept 5 – Kuna, ID –aaa

The Telegraph adds Reckless Skyline to Best Country Albums of 2015

“fine songwriting … 12 really strong songs”

Elmore Magazine calls Canty, “a rare and intelligent talent”

“a fine collection of 12 songs from country ballads to dark blues and quiet folk.”

“Ms. Canty’s voice is soft, sure and brings to mind Bonnie Raitt, Lucinda Williams and Gillian Welch”

San Francisco Chronicle calls Canty “the next great Americana star”

“The Vermont native with a casually devastating voice and unshakable poise is bound to be the next great Americana star — except nobody knows it yet”

“The 12 songs here sound wonderfully lived-in, with Canty’s easy way with folk, blues and country”

World Cafe: Next features Reckless Skyline

“Reckless Skyline puts Canty’s grittier rocking side right next to some aching ballads” – World Cafe

BUST Magazine gives Reckless Skyline 5 of 5 stars

“An experienced touring musician known for her collaborative spirit, Canty has earned her breakout moment”

“A beautifully crafted record”

“Get Up” in Heavy Rotation on NPR “10 Songs Public Radio Can’t Stop Playing”

“Recorded live in four days in a western Massachusetts studio with fellow songwriter Jeffrey Foucault at the helm as producer, “Get Up” has a haunting urgency”

NPR “Here and Now” interviews Canty, features Reckless Skyline

Full audio of Caitlin’s performance and interview on “Here and Now” http://hereandnow.wbur.org/2015/01/28/caitlin-canty-reckless-skyline

Seven Days calls Canty’s “haunting alto” a “voice that won’t quit”

“With quiet grace and a voice that won’t quit, Canty effortlessly travels among folk, rock, country and blues. Finely tuning her haunting alto with the acoustic guitar, the New York City-based songstress gives life to poignant lyrics that resonant long after the last note”