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Barbara Nesbitt


Barbara Nesbitt, Americana/Folk Singer-Songwriter out of Austin, TX, is striking out across the US and Europe to support her latest release, Right As Rain. Her voice and songwriting have placed her in the top 5 Best Female Singer and in the top 3 Best Songwriter categories in the Austin Music Awards and her new release is in rotation on SiriusXM Radio. She co-founded the breakout band, The Whiskey Sisters, to much buzz and acclaim, she has recently sung background vocals for Willie Nelson and Bob Weir. With a voice that is at once plaintive and strong, warm and clear, her songs take you on a journey reflective of her life which will make you laugh, cry, think and feel.

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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Festival Wristband, Artist Wristband, Film Badge, Interactive Badge
From: Austin, TX
Genre: Americana
Subgenre: Singer-Songwriter
Event Type: Showcase