Fans can pick up a copy of All Princes, I, recently previewed on Colorado Public Radio’s Open Air, over a month before the national release Nov 20! CDs are available at the following performances:
Esmé Patterson Twist & Shout In Store
Monday, October 15th at 6 p.m.
2508 E. Colfax, Denver, CO
Esmé Patterson CD release party w/ Ian Cooke
Saturday, October 20th at 8 p.m. (doors 7)
L2 Arts & Culture Center
1477 Columbine Street, Denver, CO
$10 for ticket only
$15 for ticket + album download
$20 for ticket + CD + album download
Denver “folk & roll” songstress Esmé Patterson is releasing her solo album November 20th with Illegal Pete’s record label, Greater Than Collective. After performing with Paper Bird in an exciting collaboration with the Ballet Nouveau Colorado, “Carry On,”
Patterson is hitting the road to record a solo Daytrotter session and will be back to play a CD release party Oct 20th with Ian Cooke at L2 Arts and Culture Center.
Described by Patterson in an interview as “raw,” All Princes, I is greatly influenced by Van Morrison’s Astral Weeks and Feists’s Metals. Making appearances on the album are Nathaniel Rateliff, Roger Green (formerly of the Czars), Ben Desoto (Czars, Nathaniel Rateliff, Bare Bones), Genevieve Patterson and Sarah Anderson (Paper Bird), Carrie Beeder, Eric Moon, Mike Fitzmorris, Will Duncan, and many more.
Patterson is an experienced performer, with appearances with various groups on NPR’s “All Things Considered,” “The Late Show with David Letterman,” “The Tonight Show,” and Anaïs Mitchell’s critically-acclaimed folk operaHadestown.
Patterson is a founding member of the band Paper Bird, and has performed with them in venues like Red Rocks Amphitheater and the Ellie Caulkins Opera House. As a solo artist, Patterson has recorded, written and toured with a wide array of artists including Tennis, Anais Mitchell, Neko Case, Flobots, Edward Sharpe and theMagnetic Zeros, Joe Sampson, and many others. She lives in Denver, where she is at work on her second solo album.
To request a press copy of the album, contact Erin Barnes -Greaterthancollective@Gmail.com.