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Adler & Hearne: HOME

Welcome to the online home of Adler & Hearne, based in Winnsboro, TX! (updated 11-6-14)  

Adler & Hearne self portrait at our song farm (Feb. 2014). Lindy Hearne photographer.

SEPTEMBER 1, 2014 (LABOR DAY!) WAS THE OFFICIAL RELEASE OF OUR NEW CD "SECOND NATURE." By the end of that month. our new CD ranked in the FOLK DJ TOP 10. YaHOOO!!!

Please reach out to your favorite FOLK or AMERICANA DJ and request any song from the new CD!!!

Speaking of favorite radio folks -- here is a link to a LIVE in-studio segment we did with famed FOLK DJ BOB WEISER on Monday, Sept. 8 at WOMR in Provincetown, MA (Cape Cod). We had a fine time with Bob, and hope you enjoy listening to the archived show!! http://womr.org/podcast/adler-and-hearne/

FLASH! SECOND NATURE - is now available for download at our BANDCAMP online store: https://adlerandhearne.bandcamp.com/ 

THANK YOU for sharing this link with others you know will dig our organic songs!

Dear Friends,

We are now HOME based for a nice stretch, though still touring out on long weekends and such into our own backyard (TEXAS) as well as surrounding states of our region (AR, OK, MO, etc.) On Sept. 28 we wrapped up a 102-day concert tour that covered 13,000-plus miles, and included 75+ performances from New Mexico up to Montana, across the upper Midwest and into New England, then home via the Southeast and South.

The first weekend of October, we enjoyed soulful audiences at Uncle Calvin's Coffeehouse in Dallas, and at our own Winnsboro Center of the Arts. With very special guest (and daughter) Kate Hearne.

COMING UP THIS WEEKEND, we're at STANDPIPE COFFEE in LUFKIN, TX on Friday night, Nov. 7. We're at the famed MILLBEND COFFEEHOUSE in THE WOODLANDS, TX on Saturday night, Nov. 8. And on Sunday morning, Nov. 9, we will be providing special music for the 10 a.m. service at PLYMOUTH UNITED CHURCH (UCC) in SPRING, TX. Please check our calendar page for details, and to see when and where we'll be in the coming days. We'd love to see you there. Always.

Cover of our new CD

ABOVE IS THE COVER ART OF OUR NEW CD "SECOND NATURE," PRODUCED BY LLOYD MAINES.

The music was recorded, mixed and mastered by Pat Manske at The Zone Recording Studio in Drippings Springs, TX. Hats off to the following dear co-writers on some of the songs: Hal Greenwood, Lisa Aschmann and Kate Hearne. Special kudos to the amazing musical parts played by very special guest musicians all: Glenn Fukunaga, Chris Gage, Kate Hearne, Terri HendrixLloyd Maines, Pat Manske and Steve Smith. And finally -- heartfelt thanks to all dear friends, family and fans around the world for coming out to our shows, for supporting our fabulously successful Kickstarter campaign, and for reaching out to your favorite FOLK and AMERICANA radio DJs to request songs from ADLER & HEARNE'S "SECOND NATURE!" 

OFFICIAL RELEASE DATE was: September 1, 2014 (Labor Day - US). YaHOO!!!

MORE HAPPY NEWS: the Texas Commission on the Arts has honored Adler & Hearne by including us on the 2014-2016 Texas Touring Roster. Yes indeedy! We are now OFFICIAL Texas Touring Artists for the 2014-2016 season. YaHOO TOO!!!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

ADLER & HEARNE ACCEPTED FOR NEW TEXAS COMMISSION ON THE ARTS TEXAS TOURING ROSTER

Austin, TX – June 4, 2014 - Adler & Hearne is pleased to announce they have been approved for inclusion on the new Texas Commission on the Arts (TCA) Texas Touring Roster. The Texas Touring Roster features some of the state’s best artistic talent and is designed to ensure that all Texans may enjoy events and performances by these artists in their local communities. Adler & Hearne is one of 150 artists and arts companies selected for inclusion on the roster.

“Artists on the Texas Touring Roster travel to communities across the state and perform in a variety of venues,” said TCA executive director Gary Gibbs. “In addition to performances, they may also conduct workshops, master classes, residencies, lecture-demonstrations or arts education components as a way to engage community residents. We are proud to offer the citizens of Texas access to such high-quality artistic talent.”

Artists on the roster must have a history of touring and maintain a reasonable fee range. The Texas Commission on the Arts does not provide direct funds to the artists on the Texas Touring Roster. Instead, TCA provides grants to arts presenters, schools, libraries, theaters, and other nonprofits and government units throughout Texas to help with the cost of bringing in companies and artists from the roster. Presenters may apply through TCA’s Arts Respond Performance Support grant category for a portion of the artistic fees for artists from the Texas Touring Roster. 

Acceptance onto the Texas Touring Roster benefits groups like Adler & Hearne by giving them a powerful marketing tool. Access to grant funds combined with the fact that Texas Touring Roster artists have been deemed the best in their field by a panel of statewide experts makes these artists attractive to a variety of presenters, including schools, festivals, theaters and other venues.

Artists on the Texas Touring Roster range from individual performing and visual artists to large performing arts companies. They represent artistic disciplines including music, visual art, dance, theater, storytelling, literary art and folk art. Options are diverse and range from ballet to bluegrass, animation to poetry, jazz to children’s theater, and everything in between.

More information on Adler & Hearne is available at www.adlerandhearne.com. The complete Texas Touring Roster, as well as information on the Arts Respond Performance Support grant category, is available online at www.arts.texas.gov.

About the Texas Commission on the Arts

The mission of the Texas Commission on the Arts (TCA) is to advance our state economically and culturally by investing in a creative Texas. TCA supports a diverse and innovative arts community in Texas, throughout the nation, and internationally, by providing resources to enhance economic development, arts education, cultural tourism and artist sustainability initiatives. For more information on TCA and its programs, please visit www.arts.texas.gov.

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ADLER & HEARNE MAKE HISTORY!!! We're honored to be included in this beautiful new book on the history of Winnsboro. Wow!! So cool...

Cover of the

And below is the page featuring yours trulies. The book is available for sale at the Winnsboro Center for the Arts, and at the Winnsboro Emporium. Truly a treasury of historic images and stories of our town, which was originally founded as "Crossroads" in 1854.

 Here we are on page 115. We made history in Winnsboro!! We are truly humbled to be featured in this way.

Thanks for stopping by our online home! Be sure to visit our BANDCAMP page to purchase our music online, for yourself or for someone you love! "Send them love...."  https://adlerandhearne.bandcamp.com/

Peace & love through song always,

Lynn & Lindy

November 2014

Adler & Hearne

Spring Hollow Organic Song Farm | P.O. Box 979, Winnsboro, TX 75494