Equality is Sexy:
11:15 - 11:35 Gina Healy
Sultry and sensitive tones delivered sweetly by Gina add tenderness and depth to old skool blues, soul and folk songs
11:35 - 11:55 Ondine PM -- PM Edition
A NYC woman who digs into roots driven grooves while celebrating the virtues of
life’s ups and downs!
11:55 - 12:15 Rew Starr
A NYC LES staple and recent Acker Award recipient, Rew Starr is a clever songstress who re - visits classic tunes adding her own personal, gutsy edge..
12:15 - 12:35 Rigel Mary Sarjoo
Bessie Smith and Sister Rosetta would feel right at home with Rigel Mary’s classic blues guitar picking and vocal stylings.
12:35 - 1:05: Paul Decoster and Friends
Paul Decoster is a NYC singer songwriter and accomplished guitarist who draws from a vast array of influences. He’s been produced by Grammy Winner Denise Barbarita on Spotify. Paul plays locally and tours as a solo act.
1:05- 1:35: Vanessa Lovestone and Roger Blanc
Vanessa Lovestone is a soulful folk - gospel artist with a message of strength and hope for everyone.
She shares her love for humanity through the power of music. Vanessa will be joined by world class guitarist - composer Roger Blanc for Porch Stomp 2021!
1:35 - 2:05 Jules Quinn and Friends
The loveliness of Jules Quinn and her darkly hued songwriting is heightened by her unique re-interpretations of classic covers.
2:05 - 2:35 Myrna & The Bulldog
Myrna and The Bulldog fell in love under a Texas moon while writing a song together. That was the beginning of a long time collaboration creating a duo the likes of Johnny Cash and June Carter, Sonny and Cher and The Civil Wars.
2:35 - 2:55 Janet Burgan
Janet Burgan is a classic folk artist and story teller with a contagious spirit! Her originals are as memorable as her classic re-imagined folk songs!
2:55 - 3:15 Curtis Becraft
Multi instrumentalist with a heart of gold! Curtis is no stranger to the Porch Stomp scene! Accordion, piano, guitar, mandolin, bass and vocals are played with poise and professionalism!
3:15 - 3:35 Matt Curran
Accomplished guitarist, singer and songwriter Matt Curran plays and croons with heart, soul and legit musical chops.
3:35 -4:05 Michael McHugh
Michael Mchugh aka Mike America of New Century Entertainment is happy to be a part of Porch Stomp 2021 as co-host of the “Equality Is Sexy” stage. He is a strong folk rock and protest songwriter who’s booked many popular artists such as Regina Spektor, Jack Hardy, Michelle Shocked, G E Smith and shared the stage with several originators of the beat poetry and folk music movement.
4:05 - 4:35 Val Kinzler
Founder and producer of NYC Women Who Rock’s event series, Val shares a lifetime of Joy, pain, love and loss in her original songs. Her Music Cool World prevention based songwriting initiative became an integral part of the NYC DOE’s curriculum and was featured alongside Sesame Street on WFUV’s City Scape program
Instagram: @nycvalkyrie @womenwhorocknyc
4:30 - 5:00 Mary Lee Kortes
Rolling Stone proclaimed: The bright bite in Kortes’ voice combines the high - mountain sunshine of Dolly Parton
with a sweet-iron undercoat of Chrissie Hynde