Award-winning singer-songwriter Ynana Rose (pronounced “Yuh-nah-nah") celebrates her new album, Tea Leaf Confessions. She brings a full band for this concert, with Dylan Johnson (bass), Daryl Vandruff (drums), and Dorian Michael (guitar).
Ynana Rose composed 10 out of the 11 tracks on the album, collaborating with Steve Key and Damon Castillo on two songs and channeling legendary country artist Lefty Frizzell on the one cover tune, “I Want to Be with You Always.” The album features classic and contemporary folk, honky-tonk country, gypsy jazzand porch-stomping Americana sounds. Ynana lives in San Luis Obispo, with her husband and two children. She wrote her first song at the age of 37, which opened up a world of creative passion. Ynana has played in many of our showcases, and has also been featured at the Live Oak Music Festival, and Parkfield Bluegrass Festival. She draws inspiration from Dolly Parton, Gretchen Peters, Gillian Welch, Hazel Dickens, Willie Nelson and Guy Clark, As a vocalist, she has enjoyed a wide background ranging from choral ensembles to folk, La Nueva Canción, traditional Música Folklórica, classic honky-tonk, western swing, blues and bluegrass. More at http://www.ynanarose.com/