Iris DeMent exemplifies what it means to forge your own path in the music industry. Her independently released 1992 debut Infamous Angel garnered such palpable buzz that it landed her a deal with Warner Bros. and was hailed as an essential album of the 1990s by Rolling Stone Magazine.
Since that incredible start, DeMent has released a series of stellar recordings that have earned her multiple Grammy Award nominations, critical acclaim, as well as the respect and admiration of fans around the world including a few famous ones like; Steve Earle, John Prine, and Emmylou Harris.
Respected for her trail-blazing spirit, DeMent has never shied away from using her ethereal voice and songwriting craft to showcase introspection as well as to addressing a variety of topics ranging from religion to politics.
Grab a bite at Bailiff's Cafe at Court Street Arts before the show!
Saturday's Menu (meal reservations strongly suggested)
Cafe Opens, 6pm
Summer Salad with Herbed Chicken
Orzo & rosemary salad with pine nuts, feta, and olives paired with a lightly seasoned chicken, served with a mixed greens salad, season veggies, roasted pumpkin seeds & dried fruits with a homemade roll - $13
A delightful vegetarian quiche served with a mixed greens salad with seasonal veggies, roasted pumpkin seeds & dried fruits and a homemade roll - $10
A roasted pepper filled with a blend of flavored rice and savory sausage served with a mixed greens salad with seasonal veggies, roasted pumpkin seeds & dried fruits with a homemade roll - $12 (GF, dairy free option)
Salads can be ordered dairy free