One of the beacons of heart-warming, soul-searching and downright beautiful musicianship continues to be Tift Merritt, whose writing has never shied away from approaching difficult subjects with honesty and willingness to engage, but never has she been so vulnerable and calm than on her new record Traveling Alone.
Both Tift Merritt and Amy Cook have new albums out, and joined up to tour the West Coast together. Last night, they played magnificent sets at the intimate club Cafe du Nord in San Francisco, CA. Glide Magazine staff photographer Joan Bowlen was there to capture the magic. Buy Tift Merritt, Traveling AloneBuy Amy Cook, Summer SkinFollow Joan Bowlen on Tumblr(