Virginia's 49 Winchester To Play Appalachian Soul Music Friday
Last updated 1/13/2021 at 3:50pm
Hailing from the heart of Appalachia in Russell County, Va., 49 Winchester’s sound is drenched with blues, soul, southern rock and country influences. An eclectic blend of musicians from different backgrounds, they have forged out a genre-bending sound that is uniquely their own.
Lead singer and guitarist Isaac Gibson’s powerful raspy vocals and honest lyrics, supported by a muscled three-guitar attack, steel guitar, and a rock solid rhythm section provide a sound and spirit laden with emotion, both high and low.
Since making their start in late 2013, the young band has released two a...