August 27 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Rue Snider is an Americana/folk-punk songwriter and performer from Brooklyn, NY, who draws comparisons to R.E.M, Bob Mould, and Billy Bragg. His latest project, the protest EP Speak My Mind, was recorded at The Bomb Shelter in Nashville and released March 3.
Rue has toured America extensively for three years in support of his records Broken Window and Leaving To Returning, and single releases The New New Colossus and Never Met A Girl I Didn’t Love. He has made appearances at SXSW, Folk Alliance International, and North East Regional Folk Alliance. He has played shows with dozens of people including Lydia Loveless, Tom Maxwell (Squirrel Nut Zippers), Superhuman Happiness, Benjamin Scheuer (“The Lion”), Donna Missal, and Walter Salas-Humara (the Silos).
“Rue Snider’s path is the path of folk heroism.” – Eat That Guitar Chris Michael