2016-2017: TWO New Releases and Big Awards
There was the 15-year anniversary of the band. The murder ballad program at the North Carolina Museum of History. Rowan Corbett, our percussionist, backing Rhiannon Giddens and touring with The Carolina Chocolate Drops. All culminating in 2017 with:
- Three-peat wins for Best Contemporary Folk Group/Duo at the Washington Area Music Awards
- Releasing TWO CDs: ilyAIMY's "Cicada" and Heather's "A Message in the Mess"
- Heather taking 4th as Telluride Troubadour (Telluride Bluegrass Fest/Planet Bluegrass)
- Heather receiving an ADDITIONAL honorable mention from the Rocky Mountain Folks Fest (Planet Bluegrass)
- Heather performing as a Falcon Ridge Folk Fest Emerging Artist (finishing 2nd out of 24 acts in sales ... can't wait to hear all the results!)
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