Although Wednesday night's celebration of music from the
Americana music institution T Bone Burnett hosted the event at Santa Monica's Buffalo Club, welcoming an audience that included Barbra Streisand and
The two-hour-plus show was divided into two sets featuring an array of top bluegrass pickers.
In an evening with no shortage of standout performances, singer Rhiannon Giddens stole the show with her soaring vocals and strong stage presence. Her acrobatic articulation in the traditional Celtic number "S'iomadh Rid The Dhith Om / Ciamar A Ni Mi" defies description. She's a star in waiting.
"Inside Llewyn Davis" follows the singer-songwriter title character (Isaac) through a week in the early 1960s New York folk scene. The movie premiered at the