Donate Now to Support KDHX

Listen Live
Thursday, 10 April 2014 14:55

Concert photos: Lily and Madeleine (with Shannon Hayden) at the Firebird, Wednesday, April 9

Lily and Madeleine at the Firebird Lily and Madeleine at the Firebird Caroline Philippone
Written by Caroline Philippone
Rate this item
(1 Vote)

Folk pop duo Lily and Madeleine took the stage of the Firebird on Wednesday night to an intimate crowd, marking the start of their tour with Shannon Hayden.

Cellist Shannon Hayden took the stage first. Performing with her cello, a set of delay pedals and looped sound, Hayden's unique opening act held the audience mesmerized throughout the set.

When I asked Shannon how she would describe her music, she said, "I hesitate to say 'classical' because of the connotations it brings, but that's what it is -- just putting it in a modern setting." She nonetheless made an impact on the crowd, and was a welcome addition to Lily and Madeleine's set; enhancing their vocals while remaining subtle in her support.

Sisters Lily and Madeleine are remarkably talented. Throughout their harmonies and lyrics, I kept reminding myself that they are both under twenty years old and have only been performing together for a little over a year. They are an act that I hope continues to grow and that they stick with their style and sound, as it truly is something special to hear.

Photos by Caroline Philippone

Upcoming Concerts

Sponsor Message

Become a Sponsor

Find KDHX Online

KDHX on Instagram
KDHX on YouTube
KDHX on SoundCloud
KDHX on Facebook
KDHX on Twitter
KDHX on flickr

88.1 KDHX Shows

m-guitar.jpg

KDHX Recommends

April
Saturday
18

Brunch at the Stage: Tom Hall

KDHX is now curating a Saturday brunch series at the Stage with live music from local musicians and delicious, locally-sourced food and drinks from the Magnolia Café. Brunch at the Stage takes place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m....


April
Saturday
18

An Individual Approach to Bluegrass Improvisation and Rhythm Guitar

Folk School of KDHX This is a hands-on, all-level Rhythm Guitar and Improvisation Workshop. The idea of learning how to improvise is intimidating and confusing in the beginning stages. Andy Novara's workshop will prove to you that it is much easier...


April
Monday
20

KDHX Get Down to Business Series: Make Networking Not Suck: The artist as entrep...

Get Down to Business is a series of professional development presentations geared towards the St. Louis arts community. Presented in partnership with St. Lou Fringe, "Make Networking Not Suck: The artist as entrepreneur"...


Get Answers!

If you have questions or need to contact KDHX, visit our answers portal at answers.kdhx.org.

Online Users

2 users and 11179 guests online
Sign in with Facebook

SYSTEM: S5 Box

Login/My Account

Sign in with Facebook