Madison Cunningham
20th May 2022 - 7:00 pm
The Deaf Institute

GRAMMY nominated singer-songwriter Madison Cunningham first picked up a guitar at age seven, and by the age of fifteen, decided to pursue her passion for songwriting, citing Joni Mitchell and Bob Dylan as key inspirations. Fast forward to 2022, the California native has a GRAMMY nominated debut albumWho Are You Now(Verve Forecast), a follow-up GRAMMY nominated EPWednesday, a late-nightTV debut performance, and her firstheadline tourunder her belt. With her “voice reminiscent of Stevie Nicks” (WXPN’s The Key) and accolades comparing her to Fiona Apple (NPR Music), Jeff Buckley and Joni Mitchell (Rolling Stone Country), Cunningham has made an impression on her musical peers. Championsinclude John Mayer, Joe Jonas, Harry Styles –for whom she opened forat Madison Square Garden in Fall 2021 –Andrew Bird and more.She has previously toured North America supporting the Punch Brothers, Amos Lee, Lake Street Dive, Calexico, and Iron & Wine, performed as a duet partner with Chris Tile on APM’s “Live From Here,” and recently appeared in and helped score Sara Bareilles’ television show Little Voice.

+ support by Rosie Frater-Taylor


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