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Kaia Kater - "Meridian Ground" [Live at Troy Savings Bank Music Hall]
Watch Kaia Kater's latest video for "Meridian Ground," captured live at the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall in Troy, NY. The song centers around family lore and is part of her Folkways debut 'Grenades.' Video filmed, directed, and edited by Beehive Productions ( 'Grenades' available on CD, Vinyl LP, and Digital. Stream/download/purchase: Smithsonian Folkways: Bandcamp: A creative force in her own right, Kaia Kater rises to bold new heights of imagination and creative expression on her third album 'Grenades.' With abundant poise and poetry, Kater composes an odyssey about personal identity, memory, and discovery in the wake of her father’s journey as a young political refugee. She draws upon her diverse musical influences in Quebec, the Caribbean, and Appalachia, and her bicultural experience as a second-generation Grenadian-Canadian, to envision a new path for herself and her songs. Kaia Kater: Twitter: Facebook: Instagram: Smithsonian Folkways: Twitter: Facebook: Instagram: The content and comments posted here are subject to the Smithsonian Institution copyright and privacy policy ( Smithsonian reserves the right in its sole discretion to remove any content at any time.
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4 min
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music folk "Woody Guthrie" "Pete Seeger" Smithsonian Folkways old-time non-profit
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