- August 2, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lyn Rye is on tour, and visiting the Duluth Folk School for a free show!
Lyn Rye is a bassist, singer, and composer currently based in Chicago, IL. They released their debut album, “Roots of Rye,” in January 2019. In addition to performing as a solo artist, Lyn Rye can be found performing, recording, and touring with artists such as The Salaam-Shalom Music Project (world folk), Al Scorch (alt-country), Ben Burden (hip-hop), Not Lovely (jazz/hip-hop), and Evergreen (jazz). Lyn Rye frequently collaborates with OneBeat, a program funded by the U.S. State Department that brings together artists from around the world to create socially-engaged original music and tour with performances and educational workshops. Lyn Rye was a Fellow for the U.S. 2017 program and the Balkan 2019 program and will be headed to Colombia with OneBeat musicians this summer. In addition to music, Lyn Rye volunteers with Interfaith Committee for Detained Immigrants and serves as Programming Assistant for Masjid Al-Rabia, a women-led, LGBTQ+ affirming Islamic community in Chicago.
Venue: Duluth Folk School Main Hall
Located on street level. Handicapped accessible.