Carly Bannister is making her first-ever full length record, and best of all, she’s inviting her listeners to make it happen via Kickstarter. Let’s get this album fully funded!
Bannister’s songwriting is at once witty, searching, and disarming—she conveys dense, complex emotions through fresh and singable melodies, resulting in songs both weighty and weightless. She’s made several appearances at Local Shows and, in the words of Kacey Musgraves, she never fails to leave us “smiling with tears in our eyes.”
It’s not often that you can say this of a songwriter, but truly: you’ll laugh and you’ll cry. Here’s her profile on Spotify, where you can listen to a few of her songs: