If you took all the guitar strings Elisabeth Williamson has been through over the years, and set them end to end, they would reach from St. Augustine to San Francisco.
She's thirty-five years "Deep" into a professional career. Over three thousand gigs. A repertoire the size of a small town phone book. Hundreds of music festivals. A player and lead singer in bluegrass bands, country bands, folk trios, madrigals and jazz ensembles. Plugging in at honkytonks, wine bars, churches and barns, gourmet restaurants and rodeos around the country. Singing at funerals and weddings and christenings, anniversaries, fund-raisers and hayrides.
Until now. And she delivers "Deep"
Perhaps there has never been a debut record of originals by any artist who has wood-shedded so long, who has spent this much time honing their craft, selecting their thoughts and words, tuning and crafting and raising the bar.
~ Grant Peeples
"There's no doubt about it, Florida Americana music artist Elisabeth Williamson is enchanting.... lovely, earthy and flawless." ....Janet Goodman, Music News Nashville
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"Elisabeth Williamson never loses sight of what matters most"... Darius Rips more
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"Williamson uses whatever melody breathes life into her insightful lyrics, sometimes classic, sometimes unabashedly folky, almost Appalachian, adding up to a style all her own." ... Donna Mavity, NoDepression.com (Read full review)
"Deep is simply a wonderful musical experience...an excellent first recording from one of Florida's premiere folk singers..."
Fla-Times Union (Read full review)
"Songs from the deepest springs of the human heart. Beautifully sung, beautifully recorded and produced."...Bob Patterson, Artistic Director, Gamble Rogers Folk Festival (Read full review)
"Deep" is a stellar recording"... Randy Judy, co-producer of Suwannee Springfest and MagnoliaFest (Read full review)
"Deep" is a lovely album of hand made music that comes from the heart"... Holly Tashian (Read full review)
If you put this CD in your player you might never take it out! "...James Hawkins, Friends of Florida Folk (Read full review)
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September 3rd, 2018
Starlight Mondays at The Corner Bar! First Monday of the month, starting at 6:30 pm. The Starlight Trio!
September 5th, 2018
Planet Sarbez. Please join us to help support Gabriel Acevedo and his family. This benefit includes music by Trey Brewer, Tommy Bledsoe, Wild Shiners Duo, The Driftwoods and Davis Loose and The Loose Cannons. Doors at 6:00 pm, show at 7:00.
September 8th, 2018
Mr. Quine and I are looking forward to being a part of the Sing Out Loud Festival once again! We will be at The Gamble Rogers stage on Aviles St. at 3:00, please join us!
September 9th, 2018
An extra dose of The Driftwoods at Creekside this month! We're so excited to be at our favorite gig three times this month! Please join us starting around 5:00 pm.
September 12th, 2018
Mr. Quine and I will be doing our thing at The Corner Bar starting at 6:30 pm. Hope you can swing by for a tune or two!
September 14th, 2018
The Starlight Trio is delighted to be included in the Sing Out Loud Festival lineup this year! Our special guest will be Tim Higgins on fiddle and mandolin. Dog Rose Brewing Company, Friday at 6:00 pm. Please join us! Have a lovely St. Augustine craft beer!
September 19th, 2018
James Quine and I will be performing at The Corner Bar. Oldtime, jazz, swing, originals.... it's such a sweet time. Please be with us if you can. We start at 6:30 pm.
September 21st, 2018
The Driftwoods are honored to be a part of the Sing Out Loud Festival once again. Look forward to seeing you all at our Colonial Oak Stage set on Friday evening at 8:00 pm. www.singoutloudfestival.com for more information or download the app on your phone which makes everything easier!
September 23rd, 2018
The Gatorbone Trio at the Colonial Oak Stage closing concert for the Sing Out Loud Festival. Honored to be sharing the stage with Chelsea Saddler, Sam Pacetti and Verlon Thompson 'mongst others. Our set is at 5:30 pm.
September 25th, 2018
The Land of Flowers art booth will be at The Night Market at The St. Augustine Amphitheatre! Lon and I work hard to bring you prints and greeting cards of Old Florida and beyond. Framed art works are also available and they are indeed beautifully framed by Jim Carrick. Yes, I know! How many talents does this guy have? Market starts at 6:00 pm. Come see us!
September 26th, 2018
Mr. Q and I carry on like we do at The Corner Bar starting at 6:30 pm. Decades of playing together. It's a rare duet that can say that. Come and check it out!
September 28th, 2018
The Gatorbone Band (Gabe Valla, Jason Thomas, Lis and Lon Williamson) in concert at a house concert in St. Augustine. Please email me if you are interested in attending. firstname.lastname@example.org Twill be super fun!
October 1st, 2018
Yes! Starlight Monday returns to The Corner Bar! Please join the Starlight Trio starting at 6:30 pm. for our monthly concert. Full Gypsy Cab menu available!
October 3rd, 2018
Mr. Q and I return to The Corner Bar! Music starts at 6:30 pm. Please join us for some oldtime tuneage and duet singing and more. There have been actual sing-a-longs lately!
October 7th, 2018
Creekside Dinery, home of The Driftwoods. Special guest fiddler, Tim Higgins! Music starts at 5:00 pm. Hope you all can come. :)
October 9th, 2018
Tickled pink! The Driftwoods make their debut at The Night Market! Special guest fiddler, Tim Higgins! Usually we are there with our Land of Flowers booth, but this time we get to play! The market starts at 6:00 pm. We look forward to playing for you there. The St. Augustine Amphitheatre.
October 10th, 2018
Mr. Quine and I will return to The Corner Bar as we do every Wednesday EXCEPT our special guest will be fiddler and mandolinist, Tim Higgins! Old-time, jazz, swing, country and some blues too. Music starts at 6:30 pm. Right next to Gypsy Cab Co. near the Lighthouse.
October 13th, 2018
Private party! Please keep us in mind for your special events and celebrations!
October 17th, 2018
Yep, we're back. The only sibling act that's not related. Mr. Quine and I will be singing brother/sister duets of the oldtime country nature and much more!
October 20th, 2018
The Gatorbone Trio are so happy to be part of the lineup for the 1st Anniversary Celebration at Dog Rose Brewing Company! Stay tuned for more details and mark your calendars!
October 23rd, 2018
The Land of Flowers art booth will be at The Night Market at The St. Augustine Amphitheatre! Prints and greeting cards of Old Florida and beyond. Framed art works are also available and they are indeed beautifully framed by Jim Carrick. Yes, I know! How many talents does this guy have? Market starts at 6:00 pm. Come see us!
October 24th, 2018
Jimmy Quine and I will be singing and playing at 6:30 pm. at Ye Olde Corner Bar right next to Gypsy Cab Co. on the island. Please join us!
October 31st, 2018
The Corner Bar Costume Ball and Mr. Quine's Birthday Celebration shall commence at 6:30 pm.! Please join us for the festive time! There will be balloons and cake!
November 3rd, 2018
A special concert through The Gamble Rogers Festival Concert Series. Save the date! Details forthcoming!
January 4th, 2019
The Gatorbone Band returns to Heartwood Sound Stage! Mark your calendars. Details forthcoming!
January 18th, 2019
The Gatorbone Band makes its debut at The Junction at Monroe in Tallytown! Mark your calendars and please save the date. We've sure been looking forward to this one!
February 14th, 2019
The Starlight Trio returns to The Blue Tavern for a special Valentine's Day Concert. Hope you can be there with us. Tallahassee, here we come!
February 15th, 2019
The Starlight Trio house concert in beautiful Apalachicola. More details forthcoming but please save the date and share with friends in the area if you'd like. We'd appreciate it!