May 5 – Dogwood Blossom Band

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The Dogwood Blossom Band is a five-piece mostly acoustic band based in Durham-Chapel Hill, NC. Tom Williams, Cathy Klein, and Mike Paris have performed together for more than eight years in various projects and this current collaboration has been playing as a band in the region since August 2012. George Michaels and John Gillespie joined the band in the Fall of 2015. Their music incorporates Americana, folk, a dash of bluegrass, a little country, and some Dogwoodized classic pop/rock tunes, and original songs written by band members. Songs by artists such as Gillian Welch, Alison Krauss, John Prine, Townes Van Zandt, Johnny Cash, Rosanne Cash, Jason Isbel, Avett Brothers, Bob Dylan and others are in their repertoire.

Cathy Klein – vocals, rhythm guitar, percussion
George Michaels – vocals, guitar, banjo, ukulele
John Gillespie – vocals, bass, guitar
Mike Paris – vocals, bass, guitar, dobro, percussion
Tom Williams – vocals, guitar, mandolin, harmonica, percussion


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