On her Kickstarter page for the album Baby, We All Know, which eventually garnered $16,523 in financial support, singer and guitarist Miss Tess gave fans a glimpse into her latest songwriting process. “I stepped out of myself and into many different characters based on real life and my imagination and pulled sounds and stories from my musical fantasyland,” she wrote. Whether it’s spouting something true or not, though, Tess’ voice is one that’s easy to follow back to the days when you could twist-and-shout your troubles away. A veteran of the road now based in Nashville, Tess brings her retro sound to Isis Restaurant & Music Hall for a show with her band, the Talkbacks. The performance takes place in the upstairs lounge on Thursday, Sept. 15, at 7 p.m. $12/$15. isisasheville.com. Photo by Danielle Holbert
Before you comment
The comments section is here to provide a platform for civil dialogue on the issues we face together as a local community. Xpress is committed to offering this platform for all voices, but when the tone of the discussion gets nasty or strays off topic, we believe many people choose not to participate. Xpress editors are determined to moderate comments to ensure a constructive interchange is maintained. All comments judged not to be in keeping with the spirit of civil discourse will be removed and repeat violators will be banned. See here for our terms of service. Thank you for being part of this effort to promote respectful discussion.