LIVE: Anais Mitchell @ Caffe Lena, 5/16/10

May 24th, 2010, 2:05 pm by Greg

Anais Mitchell

Anais Mitchell

What kind of singer-songwriter rolls into town in support of a new album – the most acclaimed of her career – and then only plays two songs from the album?

A very arrogant performer? That’s definitely not Anais Mitchell.

A superstar with so many old hits to try to squeeze into her concert? That’s not Anais Mitchell, either. At least, not yet…

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Caffe Lena Photo of the Day

May 10th, 2010, 10:00 am by Greg

In honor of Caffe Lena’s 50th anniversary, we’re publishing one photo each day culled from the archive of soundman/house photographer Joe Deuel. Here’s a recent shot from just last year of singer-songwriter Anais Mitchell, who is returning to Caffe Lena on Sunday evening in support of her wonderful new album/folk-opera, “Hadestown”:

Anais Mitchell

Anais Mitchell performs at Caffe Lena on Sunday, with Anne Heaton opening the show at 7pm. Tix are $16 in advance; $18 at the door.

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