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Nashville hitmaker (and longtime HIV/AIDS activist) Kathy Mattea has, in recent years, traveled in a more folk and roots-driven direction, including covering classic coal-mining songs on her recent set Coal. But we're confident she'll play some of her hits when she hits The Barns at Wolf Trap in Vienna, Va., this Tuesday, March 22, and Wednesday, March 23, at 8 ... [Read]

Chicago City Limits at Wolf Trap

Posted by Randy Shulman
January 20, 2011 9:30 AM |
Hailed by the New York Times as "perfect masters of improvisation," Chicago City Limits relies on the audience for inspiration in America Idles, a new show poking fun at our fame-obsessed culture. Thursday, Jan. 20, and Friday, Jan. 21, at 8 p.m. The Barns at Wolf Trap, 1645 Trap Road, Vienna. Tickets are $24. Call 703-255-1900 or visit ... [Read]

Girlyman at the Barns at Wolf Trap

Posted by Randy Shulman
November 18, 2010 3:00 AM |
Girlyman, a sweet and sensitive queer quartet of three girls and a boy creates its own soaring three-part harmony in the acoustic-leaning folk-pop manner of the Indigo Girls and Paul Simon. Last year's live album, Somewhere Different Now , captures the banter that makes the trio an engaging presence on stage. Their music is just about flawless. Friday, Nov. 19, ... [Read]

Paul Barrere and Fred Tackett make their debut as an acoustic duo at the Barns at Wolf Trap, offering stripped-down versions of Little Feat treasures ("Two Trains," "Dixie Chicken," and if everyone's lucky, "Spanish Moon"), plus newer originals, all supported by a healthy dose of slide guitar, mandolin and instrumental improv. Wednesday, Nov. 3, at 8 p.m. The Barns at ... [Read]