Buy Tickets Martha Scanlan first gained national recognition for her songwriting at the prestigious Chris Austin songwriting contest at Merlefest in 2004, where she won awards in two categories. With the Reeltime Travelers, she was featured on the soundtrack for the film Cold Mountain, produced by Grammy Award winner T-Bone Burnett. Since then she has collaborated and shared the stage with a variety of roots musicians including Alison Krauss, Emmylou Harris, Levon Helm, Ollabelle, Black Prairie, Ralph Stanley and Norman and Nancy Blake. Scanlan will be joined by guitarist Jon Neufeld from Black Prairie.
Her song “Little Bird ”,Of Heaven was the centerpiece of celebrated American novelist Joyce Carol Oates’ book by the same name.
The Shape Of Things Gone Missing, The Shape OF Things To Come, her new release, is the result of a relative hiatus from the road; five years spent immersed in working and living on a 120 year-old cattle ranch in a remote corner of Southeastern Montana.
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