Allysen Callery

Allysen Callery

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Allysen Callery - Bluest Bird

" Her lilting voice and heartfelt lyrics are eerily close to the work of the late British songstress Sandy Denny, the highest compliment I could hand down to this brilliant artist."- Paste Magazine 50 States Project, July 14 , 2014

Allysen Callery is an American folksinger whose delicate, austere sound has been compared to classic British folk artists like Sandy Denny and Vashti Bunyan. A native of Rhode Island, Callery taught herself to sing and play fingerstyle guitar by listening to her parents' collection of U.K. folk records from the '60s and '70s.

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Genre: Folk
Subgenre: Singer-Songwriter
From: Bristol, RI