A much-buzzed about folk-rock group from North Carolina that deftly balances Americana with soul and anthemic pop, Delta Rae will be making a triumphant return to Rockport following their sold-out holiday concert here in December. Delta Rae is on tour this summer in support of their forthcoming new EP release, A Long And Happy Life.

“…a unique blend of blue-eyed soul and Americana rock”- Rolling Stone

Six-piece band Delta Rae hails from Durham, NC with Liz Hopkins and Brittany Holljes fronting the robust group with sultry harmonies rounded out by Holljes’ brothers Eric (vocals, piano) and Ian (vocals, guitar) as well as Mike McKee (drums) and Grant Emerson (bass). The band chose their moniker from a mythical story the Holljes siblings’ mother wrote about a Southern girl of the same name who summons the Greek gods to earth.

Headlining over 100 shows each year and a regular on the festival circuit since forming in 2009, Delta Rae’s larger-than-life performances have earned coveted spots at Bonnaroo, Tortuga Music Festival, Austin City Limits, Firefly, Bumbershoot, Summerfest, Hangout Fest, Kaaboo, Basilica, VOODOO, and Lollapalooza. They have received national attention with features in NPR, Washington Post, and New York Times, in addition to late night television performances and inclusion in Forbes‘ 30 Under 30 list.

Now signed to Big Machine Label Group’s imprint The Valory Music Co., Delta Rae is on tour this summer in support of their new release, A Long And Happy Life.


Released in late 2016, “Jenkins’ new EP” the Nashville Sessions “is a testament to the ability to further break down those genre barriers in cool, exciting new ways.” “Penning four of the six tracks, Lauren showcases unfiltered lyrics through alluring vocals, creating a fusion of soulful vibrancy. The glamorous songstress blends her traditional Country roots with Americana influences to seamlessly transition between cheerful melodies one moment and expressions of raw emotion the next.”  With a 2017 Big Machine debut album to be released, Jenkins will be found where she is comfortable, on the road and on a stage. 

 For acoustical purposes, due to the volume of this concert, the window view may not be available.


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