An eclectic mix of blues, rock classics, oldies, R&B, etc. from the 50's - 70's and beyond!
Inspired by the music of Django Reinhardt, we are a Gypsy jazz quartet. Our sound is a blend of vibrant energy and a bit of wistful romance. Nuages continues to build on the tradition of Reinhardt and his later incorporation of wind instruments in the Manouche jazz concept.
Katie Kuffel grew up in the Pacific Northwest, where she pursued performance and songwriting after being trained in both cello and piano. Her lyrics are steeped in nuance and tackle concepts like femininity, mental health, and the complexity of emotions. Balancing whimsy and self-awareness, playful music and thoughtful lyrics, her alt-pop/blues tone coupled with her strong, rich voice is sure to leave its mark.
Cosmic Strings is an acoustic folk/jam duo featuring Emma and Spencer Houghton. They play a style that is all their own. With influences in folk, bluegrass, rock n roll and beyond, their blissful dynamic of beautifully harmonious vocals and creatively vibrant guitar is enjoyed by audiences of all ages.