Meet the Band / SONiA of Disappear Fear
Current members: SONiA Rutstein
Founded in: 1988
Style: Folk and acoustic pop
Influenced by: Phil Ochs, Louis Armstrong, Stevie Wonder
Notable: SONiA recently reconstituted her band Disappear Fear (same name, new members), and they will start touring together in February.
Quotable: SONiA on how her music is perceived around the world: "They called it 'a new kind of jazz,' in Fiji. When I played in Stockholm, they called it country. There they see an American with a guitar and say that must be country."
Check out SONiA of Disappear Fear on Saturday at the Gordon Center for Performing Arts. The show starts at 8 p.m. Tickets are $19. The Gordon Center is at 3506 Gwynnbrook Ave. in Owings Mills. For more information, call 410-356-7469 or visit www.gordoncenter .com.
For more information about SONiA of Disappear Fear, visit www.disappear fear.com.
-- Annie Linskey
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