(NEWTON, NJ) – The Wailin ‘Jenny are Nicky Mehta, Ruth Moody and Heather Masse; three distinct voices that together make for an amazingly perfect vocal sound. Beginning with a happy accident of solo singers / songwriters coming together for a one-off performance at a small guitar shop in Winnipeg, Manitoba, The Wailin ‘Jennys has grown over the years to become one of the world’s most beloved international folk groups. today. See for yourself when they perform at the Newton Theater on Saturday March 26, 2022 at 8:00 p.m. ET.
Founding members Moody and Mehta, as well as New York-based Masse, continue to create some of the most exciting music in the folk-roots scene, stepping up their musical game with each critically acclaimed recording and delighting audiences with their performances. live renowned. It was this respect for their craft, along with the heartfelt and flawless vocal performances of the Wailin ‘Jenny, that cemented the trio’s reputation in folk and roots music circles.
In 2017, The Jennys turned 15. To mark the occasion, the group took the time to step away from the demands of motherhood to record and release a celebratory album for their fans: Fifteen. A carefully curated collection of some of their favorite songs, the new record was recorded true to the sound of their live show with their beloved longtime players Richard Moody and Adam Dobres. Infused with the artistry and elegance that defined their careers, the album features the Jennys at their best, showcasing their heartfelt vocals, otherworldly harmonies and sophisticated arrangements. Fifteen was nominated for a Juno Award in 2018 for Traditional Roots Album of the Year.
Tickets can be purchased online at www.skypac.org. Ticket prices start at $ 49.00. The Newton Theater is located at 234 Spring Street in Newton, New Jersey.