Nick Young, Hawker M. James, and Rachel Solomon, all solo artists currently on tour around the country, link up for a special Abilene singer-songwriter showcase. Young is an indie Americana crooner from Avon, with a knack for melodies and pop-ish hooks. He'll have his full band joining him for this one. Hawker M. James is the solo project of Mike James, a multi-instrumentalist based in Rochester. He'll be releasing his self-titled cassette of lush lo-fi indie rock at this show. And Rachel is a piano-driven Nashville-based blues rocker with powerful pipes.
Nick Young, Hawker James, and Rachel Solomon will play Wednesday, October 21, at Abilene Bar & Lounge, 153 Liberty Pole Way. 7 p.m. $5. abilenebarandlounge.com.