Kat Wright

Bardo: A Night in the Life

Kat Wright


Sat, Mar 24, 2018

Doors: 6:30 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

Higher Ground Ballroom


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This event is all ages

Join Vermont PBS for a special free concert event with Kat Wright on Saturday, March 24 at 7:30 pm as we launch "Bardo: A Night in the Life,” a collaboration with Higher Ground.

Bardo is a new Vermont PBS series that features behind-the-scenes conversations between host Ryan Miller (Guster) and an exciting array of artists plus live HD concert footage from Higher Ground. Debuting on Vermont PBS this spring, join Ryan and his guests as they explore the creative process and peel back the layers to discover what motivates and inspires your favorite musicians. 

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Kat Wright
Kat Wright
Kat Wright, whose voice is both sultry and dynamic, delicate yet powerful; gritty but highly emotive and nuanced, has been described as “a young Bonnie Raitt meets Amy Winehouse”. Add to that voice enough stage presence to tame lions, and the combination of feline femininity proves immediately enchanting. There’s soul flowing in and out of her rock ‘n’ roll with a serpentine seduction. Some of soul music’s sweet, grand dames belt, shout, seethe, and succumb, while Wright sings gently like a heartache’s apology. It’s funky in spots and beautiful all over. And it hurts a little … like it should.

“Frighteningly good.” -Boston Public Radio

“…jumped right off the screen in their Tiny Desk contest entry.” -NPR Music

“Her smooth and serene sounding voice gives any man the chills; kind of like the capabilities Grace Potter and Susan Tedeschi possess…” -Cider Mag

“…their shows are love and happiness. Be prepared to be blown away by Wright’s voice. I certainly was!”
-Portland Press Herald

“Gritty, powerful and sultry…” -Next2Shine.com
Two brothers living on the indie circuit, driving around sharing their stories through songwriting. That’s life for Sam & Zack DuPont. Based out of Burlington, VT the sibling indie-folk-rock duo has kept busy on the road since 2013. Their two studio releases, Heavy as Lead (2015) & A Riddle For You (2016) & two live albums, Live at Beehive (2016) & Live at Deepwells (2017), have taken them all over the Northeast, Mid Atlantic, South and Midwest. SoundBrother (The DuPont Brothers) has made festival appearances at Grand Point North & SXSW & have supported a wide array of national acts of all shapes, sizes & genres including Kishi Bashi, Johnnyswim, The Lone Bellow, Gin Wigmore, Langhorne Slim, Joseph, Livingston Taylor, Bahamas, Ben Sollee & Patrick Watson along with grammy award winning artists, Sturgill Simpson, Jerry Douglas, Blake Mills, Suzanne Vega & Pat Benatar.
Venue Information:
Higher Ground Ballroom
1214 Williston Road
South Burlington, VT, 05403