Neil Hilborn: Live from the Red Room, Saturday, December 2 at 8:00 PM

Neil Hilborn is a College National Poetry Slam champion, and a 2011 graduate with honors from Macalester College with a degree in Creative Writing. Neil Hilborn is a bestselling author and, with over 150 million views to his credit, he is the most-watched poet ever. He has performed in 40 states and 8 countries, and in 2016 alone he traveled more than 100,000 miles to perform poetry. Originally from Houston, Texas, he now lives in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

This Week on BIRN Alive: Gabby Michelle, Saturday, Dec 2 at 4:00 pm on birn1

Gabby Michelle is a Boston-based singer-songwriter whose songs call out lies women are taught to believe about themselves, empower women, normalize treatment for mental illness, and speak truth, life, and love back into the world. Recognized for her unique voice, storytelling lyrics, and intimate sound, Gabby has played shows at the Red Room, Berklee College of Music, and various other venues in the Northeast. Her debut LP was released in November, 2017.

For more on gabby, visit gabbymichellemusic.com/about

This Week on BIRN Alive: Baerd, Saturday, Nov 11 at 4:00pm on birn1

BAERD is a progressive folk band from Boston, MA. Founded at Berklee College of Music, the group traces together influences from Jazz, Americana, Classical, R&B, and World Music. BAERD’s lyricism and instrumental precision is inspired by the likes of Joni Mitchell, Bob Dylan, The Punch Brothers, and Radiohead. Continue reading “This Week on BIRN Alive: Baerd, Saturday, Nov 11 at 4:00pm on birn1”

This Week on BIRN Alive: Eva & The Oak Saturday, Nov 4 at 4:00 pm on birn1

Based out of Boston, with humble beginnings in Raleigh, NC, Eva & The Oak unites their folky roots with indie/alternative influences. Dark and dreamy, they spark a reminiscent calm within the listener powered by ethereal vocals, haunting guitar progressions, layers of rhythm, and blankets of texture. Natural, branching, beautiful, and grounded, Eva & the Oak tells a tale fit for its name sake.

This Week on BIRN Alive: Basia, Saturday, Oct 28 at 4:00 pm on birn1

Born in Bydgoszcz, Poland, Basia Galaj entered the world of music at a very young age. Taking an interest in piano at the age of six, she began taking private lessons and continued her classical piano studies in Missio Musica after moving to Warsaw. Not long after this, she began studying voice. She moved to the US in 2011. By her senior year of high school, she became dually enrolled as a student of the California Baptist University, performing with the University choir and continuing her piano and vocal studies. Continue reading “This Week on BIRN Alive: Basia, Saturday, Oct 28 at 4:00 pm on birn1”

This Week on BIRN Alive: Denitia, Saturday, Oct 14 at 4:00 pm on birn1

Tune in to BIRN1 this Saturday, October 14, for a live performance and interview with emerging singer-songwriter and producer Denitia.

Danitia’s Ceilings is a portrait of an artist awakened. She creates a highly visual experience for fans of her music, through her use of highly artistic, and mindfully produced videos. They drip with symbolism and mysterious imagery, in a very genuine and organic way, that pulls the listener into her world. Continue reading “This Week on BIRN Alive: Denitia, Saturday, Oct 14 at 4:00 pm on birn1”